Demolishing Homes in Detroit.pdf
Time Magazine Article.pdf
ASSIGNMENT - RE-IMAGINING DETROIT(1).pdf
PLEASE FOLLOW ASSIGNMENT INSTRUCTIONS AND RESPOND WITH A COMPLETE ANSWERS BASED ON WHAT YOU READ IN THE ARTICLES. Read the articles posted with this assignment for context about the past and current conditions
in the city of Detroit, use them to support your opinions in an opinion paper for this assignment
(you can cite them with the author’s last name).
With a basic understanding of the problem, we can form some opinions about a possible
solution. Detroit is cleaning out old abandoned buildings and freeing up space, the
question is what should be done with the empty space?
The following slides give images
and examples of 3 different options for what to build in Detroit once the abandoned
buildings are cleared out.
Option A: Natural Solution – Let Nature Take It’s Course
Option B – Keep up with the Jones’ – Suburbanize
Option C – Build the City of the Future
Write an opinion paper (at least one page per option, but no more than 2 pages) that
answers the questions related to each option.
Write a 1-2 page conclusion, make a case for which option would be best to revitalize
the city (and would make you consider or continue living there) and if none of them
would, propose a solution of your own that would make you consider Detroit as a
Submit a word document file of your paper to the Re-Imagining Detroit Assignment Link on