Downsizing of Detroit to "Semi-Rural"
Much in Boing Boing lately about the Downsizing of Detroit into Semi-Rural farms.
From the article by Cory Doctorow -
"The city of Detroit is proposing to give over a quarter of its land to be turned into "semi-rural" fields and farms, with the surviving neighborhoods standing in "pockets in expanses of green." The proposal is politically charged (serving a death-sentence on a whole neighborhood is bound to be controversial) but the idea of "downsizing" Detroit seems to have wide acceptance."
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