QUESTIONS

Selected Questions from Consulate Conversations


What is the role of women in shaping the future of cities? 

Nicole de Beaufort


What's the new playbook for inclusive economic development?

James Feagin IV


How can culture push Detroit to greater heights?

Adriel Thornton


How does a private company invest holistically in a 21st century city?

Chris Uhl


Can a healthier civic commons improve public life?

Kathryn Ott Lovell


Is it time to let new leaders have a seat at the table? 

Ezekiel Harris & Orlando Bailey


How can we execute thoughtful, community-oriented development without displacement?

David Alade


What would James Baldwin do?

Sabrina Nelson


Is community development dead?

Sarida Scott

 


How can technology make Detroit more inclusive in its future?

Garlin Gilchrist


How do we increase neighborhood engagement through storytelling?

Cornetta Lane


Pleasure is the ultimate rebellion. What pleasures has Detroit given you?

Ingrid LaFleur


How do we tell Detroit's story in an honest yet empowering way?

Eric Thomas


Is cycling for everyone? What are the barriers to entry?

Jeffrey Nolish


Is Detroit a welcoming city to immigrants & refugees?

Taylor Nelson & TJ Rogers


What do mass incarceration, criminal justice reform & prison abolition have to do with planning & economic development?

Amanda Alexander


Did I gentrify Detroit?

Bradford Frost


How do we catalyze solutions to build black wealth for Detroit?

James Johnson-Piett


How can we make the world smaller in order to foster better global citizens?

Rebecca Bucky Willis


How do we invest in Detroit in a way that enhances what makes it unique?

David Schon


What's the state of Detroit's Black art scene?

Taylor Renee Aldridge


How can Detroit preserve the cultural integrity of its Black neighborhoods? 

Lauren Hood


Who's benefiting from Detroit's new food revival?

Tunde Wey


What are ways we can Amplify Philly?

Yuval Yarden & Dave Silver


What does this election mean for cities?

Claire Nelson


What is ethical redevelopment?

Place Lab Fellows