Fighting Blight in Detroit

"Michigan is splitting $75 million in federal funding between 12 cities, including nearly $50 million for Detroit, in its latest battle to reduce blight in the state, the governor's office announced Tuesday.

The federal aid has been a key part of Detroit Mayor Mike Duggan's anti-blight effort as the city has worked toward exiting bankruptcy."

http://www.detroitnews.com/story/news/local/michigan/2014/12/16/michigan-detroit-blight-funding/20479333/