Voter Voices: Residents Talk about How Detroit’s Doing [MAP]

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WDET reporters talked to dozens of people about the city and the elections. Here’s what they said.

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Detroit elections matter to those who live and work in the city, and WDET wanted to hear what people had to say about issues in advance of the Nov. 7 voting.

Click on points on the map to “meet” some of Detroit’s residents and workers and learn what matters to them:  

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 2017 Local Elections: How’s metro Detroit doing?

This post is a part of 2017 Local Elections: How’s metro Detroit doing?.

This series includes WDET's coverage of candidates' in local elections -- including Detroit's mayoral, clerk and council races.

How's Detroit Doing?

This post is a part of How's Detroit Doing?.

With voices, data, news, and experiences, WDET is answering the question "How's Detroit Doing?" Find a collection of responses at If you have a question about how Detroit's doing, ask it here.

Support for WDET's work with The Detroit Journalism Cooperative comes from the Corporation for Public Broadcasting, the John S. and James L. Knight Foundation, Renaissance Journalism’s Michigan Reporting Initiative and the Ford Foundation.



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