Happy Friday, Planet Detroiters. We’re so grateful to you, our readers, and we want to understand how to best serve you in 2020. Towards that end (if y…
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Photo courtesy David Lewinski Planet Detroit is taking the week to give thanks. We are thankful for our readers. Since launching in April, we’ve substa…
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Metro Detroit writer Jenn McKee explores the landscape at the intersection of climate change, parenting, and the truth. Nobody can hold your feet to th…
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In this edition: Two new reports shed light on Michigan’s climate picture Short Film: MOTHER highlights the story of a southwest Detroiter raising chil…
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By Lauren Santucci Many people are aware that Southwest Detroit is Michigan’s most air-polluted neighborhood. The statistics are bleak—with high rates …
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In this edition: Making a case for public utilities PFAS rules up for public comment Dow Chemical settlement to fund $77 million environmental restorat…
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In this edition: Findings bring renewed urgency to the fight against Asian carp Madison Heights electric plating firm owner sent to jail for violating …
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In this issue: General Motors, FCA sides with Trump in the battle over emissions Legislation enabling Enbridge tunnel construction ruled constitutional…
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Milliken State Park On governor Milliken’s environmental legacy The world of former Michigan Governor William Milliken, who passed away last week, seem…
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The Pablo Davis Elder Living Center. Photo courtesy of Tim Skrotzki. Solar power makes gains in Detroit despite end of net-metering A story in Curbed D…
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Ice fishing on Lake Huron. Photo by Amy Sacka, one of several Knight Arts Challenge Detroit’s winners with projects focused on the environment. Planet …
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WHAT ARE DETROIT'S ESSENTIAL LOCAL ENVIRONMENTAL STORIES?Panel + Conversation Thursday, October 17 6 pm–8 pmThe air we breathe, the water we drink, the…
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