Senate and House to hold joint committee hearing on Detroit’s economic development

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LANSING, Mich.—State Sen. Mike Kowall, R-White Lake, chair of the Senate Committee on Economic Development, announced today that his committee will hold a joint hearing with the House Committee on Commerce to discuss the future of Detroit’s economic development.

What:
Joint committee hearing on Detroit’s economic development.

Who:
Members of the Senate Committee on Economic Development and the House Committee on Commerce.

When:
10 a.m.
Monday, Aug. 5, 2013

Where:
Fountain Lounge, Student Center
University of Detroit Mercy
4001 West McNichols Road
Detroit, MI 48221

Brief:
The joint hearing of the Senate Committee on Economic Development and the House Committee on Commerce will discuss the future of Detroit’s economic development.

The following groups are scheduled to testify:
     •    The Detroit Economic Growth Corporation
     •    Eastern Market
     •    Detroit Port Authority
     •    Detroit Regional Chamber
     •    Quicken Loans/Rock Ventures
     •    Downtown Detroit Partnership
     •    Novi Energy
     •    Michigan Economic Development Corporation

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