The Carver Homes redevelopment area is an older residential sector in Inkster, originally developed as low-income wartime housing, in the 1940s, the blighted area will be redeveloped to provide newly constructed housing ranging from $150,000 to $195,000. The Carver Homes project "is another example of our region deciding whether to rest and rust or continue its rebirth in a new century. History will remember those who refused to turn their backs on Wayne County," said [Robert A. Ficano].
At a time when many Michigan cities are cutting back and saying "we can't," Inkster is experiencing growth with its "can do" attitude. This summer, Inkster will celebrate its beautiful new city hall an expanded, 15,500 square foot state-of-the-art facility at 26215 Trowbridge Road, close to the gateway to Inkster near Michigan Avenue and Beech DaIy Road.
We found that the young people in our community often referred to Inkster in a positive way as "Ink." We made "Positive Ink," our mantra and named our event "Clean Sweep, Ink," said Councilman Marcus Hendricks. The young people of Inkster High School's Junior ROTC regularly maintain Middlebelt Road opened the ceremony.
DEARBORN HEIGHTS - Community activist Rashid Baydoun announced this week that he will he seeking the position of State Representative in the l lth Michigan House District, which includes the communities of Dearborn Heights and Inkster, as well as portions of Westland, Garden City and Livonia.
Under the leadership of the United States Attorney's Office, Eastern District of Michigan, the City of Inkster was designated a [Weed] and seed site in 1997. This designation has enabled Inkster Weed and seed an opportunity to enhance the quality of life in our most challenging and most promising neighborhoods. In 2002, Inkster Weed and seed was re-certified as an official Weed and seed site.
The main goal of Weed and seed is to help prevent, control, and reduce violent crime, drug abuse, and gang activity in designated neighborhoods and provide a safe environment, free of crime and drug use, for law-abiding citizens to live, work, and raise their families. There are over 300 Weed and seed sites throughout the country.
The Inkster Weed and seed Strategy encompasses two goals to eliminat...