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January 29th, 2010
BLUEPRINT AMERICA
The Next American System
[REPORT] Detroit Green City

Signaling a move to “green” Detroit, the City Council approved a resolution in 2007 to create a citywide Green Task Force to advise on energy efficient and environmentally sustainable principles and practices to better serve the community. All of the following groups either led to or are the result of Detroit’s Green Task Force. In a city often depicted as a wasteland, these projects show the promise of transforming Detroit Motor City to Detroit Green City.

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:::WARM TRAINING CENTER:::

:::DETROIT YOUTH ENERGY SQUAD:::

:::NEXTENERGY:::

:::THE GARDEN RESOURCE PROGRAM COLLABORATIVE:::

:::BACK ALLEY BIKES:::

:::MICHIGAN TRAILS AND GREENWAYS ALLIANCE:::

:::DETROIT NON-MOTORIZED TRANSPORTATION PLAN:::

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