Learning from Detroit

28 Mun. Law. 29 (Spring 2014)

Touro Law Center Legal Studies Research Paper

3 Pages Posted: 14 Nov 2014

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Michael Lewyn

Touro College - Jacob D. Fuchsberg Law Center

Date Written: 2014

Abstract

This article is a book review of "Detroit: Three Pathways to Revitalization," written by George Washington University Law Professor Lewis Solomon. The book focuses on three possible saviors for that city: public education, private investment, and community agriculture. This article’s author notes that the book addresses topics of relevance to depressed upstate New York cities such as Buffalo and Rochester.

Note: Reprinted with permission from: Municipal Lawyer Journal, Spring 2014, Vol. 28, No. 2, published by the New York State Bar Association, One Elk Street, Albany, NY 12207.

Keywords: Detroit, agriculture, education, revitalization, zoning, urban reform

Suggested Citation

Lewyn, Michael, Learning from Detroit (2014). 28 Mun. Law. 29 (Spring 2014); Touro Law Center Legal Studies Research Paper. Available at SSRN: https://ssrn.com/abstract=2523610

Michael Lewyn (Contact Author)

Touro College - Jacob D. Fuchsberg Law Center ( email )

225 Eastview Drive
Central Islip, NY 11722
United States

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