Please enjoy the awesome 4+ minute video below that excites as it informs: Vacant not Blighted: Revitalizing Detroit (by MHPN). Detroit’s historic assets are being creatively reused, and many await a loving rebirth. I’m not from Detroit, but almost . . . geographically. We lived in the suburbs (a poor one, not the kind with paved streets and horses), and while my dad worked in Detroit, we otherwise avoided that city like the plague. Probably the race riots of 1967 (which I lived through) had something to do with it. No doubt my dad experienced a great deal of the tension building up to those riots where he worked (a large retail company’s warehouse).