Michigan is an interesting place right now. To save money, old once-paved rural roads are going back to gravel and they’re paying people to stay in Detroit, where more than 11,000 homes have been foreclosed. Here’s an ABC news segment from March about some artists (Design 99) who are moving in.
It’s exciting to see community rebirth happening in these times. If I were young, in the midwest and just starting out, this would be a very appealing offer. (Thanks Ran!)