Category: Regional Transit

Wayne State University’s AI for Mobility Project seeks to improve Detroit’s public transit system

The Wayne State University School of Computer Science is working on an AI tool that may transform the way Detroiters get around the city. The goal of the tool is to increase the availability and reliability of Detroit’s public transit system. Producer Will Glover talks with Dr. Dongxiao Zhu, the founding director of the AI research initiative, and his team about their AI for Mobility Project.

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Placemaking: The Path to Increasing Quality of Life, Talent Attraction in Michigan

Future of Work host Will Glover examines whether Southeast Michigan has the infrastructure, amenities and investments to attract and retain the future of workforce talent, the barriers against placemaking efforts, how the future of work intersects with residents’ quality of life, and the need for strategic city planning and public transit in Michigan with a panel if expert guests.

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1/20/22: One Detroit – Detroit’s Diverse History

This week, One Detroit examines the diverse history of Michigan’s largest city, Detroit. Learn more about the storied history of the city’s boxing scene, and what makes Detroit boxers knockouts in the ring. Then, One Detroit’s Bill Kubota visits the historic Birwood Wall, a Detroit wall with a racist past, and explores how it offers hope and healing today. Plus, a look into Detroit’s highways and the damage they’ve caused to Black communities over the years.

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2/28/19: One Detroit – Governor Whitmer / Detroit Civility Project

Governor Gretchen Whitmer sits down with Christy at the Detroit Policy Conference for a wide-ranging interview on her next policy moves and her plans and priorities for the state. Stephen and Nolan talk about their Detroit Civility Project with the Chamber and how it matches up individuals from different backgrounds with the goal of making Detroit a laboratory for civility.

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Alexa at the Auto Show

Digital integration of devices like Alexa into our cars seems like an inevitability. But what will that integration look like? One Detroit’s Will Glover headed to the P3 exhibit at the auto show’s Automobili-D space to find out.

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Where do candidates stand on regional transit?

The efforts to put regional transit on the ballot in November may be stalled, but the issue remains an important one for residents in the Metro Detroit area. Detroit Journalism Cooperative asked 6 of the gubernatorial candidates about their plans for regional transit.

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One Detroit Report | Macomb Talks Transit

Last week, the One Detroit Team visited Macomb County to hear reactions from residents on the RTA’s Connect Southeast Michigan Plan. Check out their feedback in the clip, featured on MiWeek.

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5/10/18: Regional Transit Plan / Design Core Detroit / Headlines

A One Detroit report looks at a new regional transit plan that is drawing both skepticism and support in southeast Michigan. The MiWeek team debates the plan’s pros and cons and talk about how some state lawmakers are pushing for communities to be able to opt out of the plan. Plus, Christy talks with Olga Stella, the head of Design Core Detroit, about the role of design industries in the city’s economy. Episode 702

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