Take a Glimpse Into the Lives of Corktown Residents

It’s no secret that Detroit’s Corktown neighborhood will soon undergo a profound economic transformation.

Ford Motor Company’s renovation of the long-neglected Michigan Central Station is forcing those who live in the area to consider what their living prospects will be in a significantly different neighborhood than they’ve previously known. 

Free Press reporter John Carlisle spent months talking with Corktown residents and has taken a completely different journalistic approach

Listen to CultureShift’s Amanda LeClaire chat with him about what makes this series on Corktown different from the rest you may have seen in the media this year.

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Image credit: Bre'Anna Tinsley/ WDET

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About the Author

Amanda LeClaire

Host, CultureShift

Host of WDET’s arts, culture, and music program, CultureShift.

amanda.leclaire@wdet.org   Follow @amandalee_lec

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