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Visitors don't mind long wait to tour Michigan Central Depot

Visitors don’t mind long wait to tour DepotFord Motor Company officials said 20,000 people are expected to attend though Monday, some waiting more than two hours
  • Detroit
  • 8 hours, 44 minutes ago
Daniel Howes

Podcast: Howes on big Detroit Reversal

Podcast: Howes on big Detroit ReversalFord’s purchase of the Michigan Central Depot, and plans to locate up to 5,000 in Corktown, are more evidence that the Detroit Reversal is for real.
  • Daniel Howes
  • 1 day, 17 hours ago
Ford

Thousands turn out to catch glimpse of Detroit train depot

Thousands turn out to see Detroit train depotThousands turn out for train depot opening day
  • Ford
  • 2 days, 4 hours ago
Detroit

6 things to look for while touring the Michigan Central Depot

6 things to see while touring Central DepotMore than 20,000 people have signed up for free tours of Michigan Central Depot  this weekend
  • Detroit
  • 3 days, 4 hours ago
Detroit

Ford to demolish contaminated 'Alchemy' building in Corktown

Ford to demolish contaminated ‘Alchemy’ building in CorktownContamination will force Ford to tear down a former brass factory in Corktown. A mixed-use structure with ground-floor retail space likely will replace it.
  • Detroit
  • 3 days, 12 hours ago
Detroit

Ford depot plans already drawing possible tenants

Ford depot plans already drawing possible tenantsFord's revived train station would come online at the same time as other big Detroit projects, but officials don't see them competing for business
  • Detroit
  • 4 days, 4 hours ago
Daniel Howes

Howes: Ford depot move signals 'Detroit is open for business'

Howes: Ford depot move signals ‘Detroit is open for business’If the vision advanced by Bill Ford Jr. comes anywhere close to being realized, Detroit could have its own version of Silicon Valley's Sand Hill Road.
  • Daniel Howes
  • 4 days, 19 hours ago
Ford

Depot's rebirth celebrated in Corktown

Depot’s rebirth celebrated in CorktownIt was a festive day at the Michigan Central Depot as Ford welcomed visitors to its future offices
  • Ford
  • 5 days, 9 hours ago
Ford

Ford, VW consider partnering on vehicles

Ford, VW consider partnering on vehiclesFord and Volkswagen are exploring an alliance that could include co-developing a commercial vehicle
  • Ford
  • 5 days, 8 hours ago
Detroit

Bill Ford Jr.: 'We came together, Ford and Detroit'

Ford Jr.: ‘We came together, Ford and Detroit’Thousands gathered to hear Ford Motor Co. Executive Chairman Bill Ford Jr. tell Detroit what he plans to do with the long-vacant building
  • Detroit
  • 5 days, 8 hours ago
Ford

A celebration, not an implosion, at Michigan Central Depot

A celebration, not an implosion, at Michigan Central DepotAfter years spent hidden behind chain-link fencing, long-abandoned train station had first of what will likely be a series of coming-out parties
  • Ford
  • 5 days, 8 hours ago
News

Michigan Central Depot -- Then and now

Michigan Central Depot — Then and nowMichigan Central Depot -- Then and now
  • News
  • 5 days, 14 hours ago
Ford

Bill Ford Jr. announces depot plans

Bill Ford Jr. announces depot plansThe chairman of Ford Motor Co.makes it official, discussing the automaker's plans for redeveloping the old Michigan Central Depot in Corktown.
  • Ford
  • 5 days, 15 hours ago
Ford

Ford shares its excitement over train station future

Ford shares its excitement over train station futureFord shares its excitement over train station future
  • Ford
  • 5 days, 10 hours ago
News

5,000-plus expected at Ford train station event Tuesday

5,000-plus expected at Ford train station event TuesdayDetroit rapper Big Sean is expected to perform at event unveiling Ford's plans for Michigan Central Depot
  • News
  • 6 days, 9 hours ago
Detroit

Tour the old Detroit train station this weekend

Tour the old Detroit train station this weekendFree public tours of Michigan Central Depot run from 1-6 p.m. Friday, and 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Saturday and Sunday.
  • Detroit
  • 6 days, 9 hours ago
Detroit

Train station's poor condition could help with tax breaks

Train station’s poor condition could help with tax breaksBlighted state of Michigan Central Depot could help Ford win tax incentives to revive historic Corktown properties
  • Detroit
  • 6 days, 16 hours ago
Detroit

Project C: Inside Ford's deal to save old train station

Project C: Inside deal to save Michigan Central DepotThe inside story of Ford Motor Co.'s effort to save the Michigan Central Depot, convert it into a mobility campus in Corktown
  • Detroit
  • 6 days, 17 hours ago
Ford

The man behind the depot deal

The man behind the depot dealDave Dubensky, chairman of Ford Land Co., was responsible for ensuring that the purchase of the Michigan Central Depot made sense for Ford Motor Co.
  • Ford
  • 1 week ago
Detroit

How Ford plans to resurrect the train station

How Ford plans to resurrect the train stationFord Motor Co. plans to have 5,000 people working on its Corktown campus by 2022.
  • Detroit
  • 1 week ago
Ford

‘It’s not just the restoration of a great building’

Bill Ford: ‘It’s where the future will happen’Bill Ford Jr. says the Michigan Central Depot will become both a public gathering space and the genesis site of the next generation of transportation.
  • Ford
  • 1 week, 1 day ago
Ford

Ford's new beginning for the old train station

Ford’s new beginning for the old train stationFord's new beginning for the old train station
  • Ford
  • 1 week, 1 day ago
Daniel Howes

Podcast: Howes on Ford’s Corktown vision

Podcast: Howes on Ford’s Corktown visionFord’s acquisition of the Michigan Central Depot will prove transformational for Detroit’s oldest neighborhood.
  • Daniel Howes
  • 1 week, 1 day ago
Detroit

Central Depot message: 'A sentinel of progress'

Central Depot message: ‘A sentinel of progress’Same week vacant train station is sold, iconic structure features message
  • Detroit
  • 1 week, 1 day ago
Ford

Environmentalists target Ford over mpg rules

Environmentalists target Ford over mpg rulesEnvironmental groups buy full-page ads targeting Ford in their campaign to prevent easing of stringent gas mileage rules
  • Ford
  • 1 week, 2 days ago
Detroit

Ford may build Corktown parking deck

Ford may build Corktown parking deckFord is considering building a Corktown parking garage on empty land near the former Tiger Stadium site
  • Detroit
  • 1 week, 3 days ago
Detroit

Ford aims to keep train station lobby open to public

Ford aims to keep train station lobby publicThe once-ornate lobby of Detroit's Michigan Central Depot may be open to public after Ford sets up shop in the historic Corktown building.
  • Detroit
  • 1 week, 5 days ago
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