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When a discussion moderator used the word “poaching,” Daniel Duggan of Crain’s says there was an awkward reaction from three auto company chief information officers.
The Detroit Environment http://shar.es/JRsou

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House Republicans working to answer Gov. Rick Snyder’s billion dollar road funding question are considering a new part of the equation: Increased registration fees for electric and hybrid vehicles.
The Detroit Environment http://www.mlive.com/politics/index.ssf/2013/04/michigan_road_funding_proposal.html#incart_river_default

A Washington-based company that provides digital marketing services to automakers and dealers, plans to hire 150 technology workers in the next few months as it moves into space in the Renaissance Center in Detroit.
The Detroit Environment http://t.co/ZiO2hK8tEi

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The Detroit Creative Corridor Center is excited to announce that we are now accepting applications for the 2013-2014 Creative Ventures Program! Creative Ventures is a year-long, business development program for emerging business owners working in the creative industries. Selected participants will…
The Detroit Environment http://www.detroitcreativecorridorcenter.com/2013/04/19/now-accepting-applications-for-creative-ventures-program/

Farmers are breaking harvest records without GMOs or artificial herbicides or fertilizers.
The Detroit Environment http://www.honeycolony.com/article/miracle-grow-indian-farmers-smash-records-without-gmos/

Nearly two dozen property deals involving blighted buildings and vacant parcels have taken place north of downtown since September 2008, Louis Aguilar reports.
The Detroit Environment http://shar.es/JOpbU

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Jadav “Molai” Payeng planted a 1,360 acre forest by hand in India and says he will spend the next 30 years planting another.
The Detroit Environment http://inhabitat.com/indian-man-plans-to-plant-second-1300-acre-forest-by-hand/

Detroit’s TechTown District Plan by Sasaki Associates would transform a disused area of vacant lots into a community hub with bike lanes, creative industries and green space.
The Detroit Environment http://inhabitat.com/sasaki-associates-reimagines-a-disused-area-of-detroit-as-a-creative-community-hub/