Michigan Office of Urban and Metropolitan Initiatives http://michiganradio.org en Snyder announces urban initiative http://michiganradio.org/post/snyder-announces-urban-initiative <p>Governor Snyder says strong cities are the key to Michigan&rsquo;s future.</p><p><a href="http://www.freep.com/article/20110801/NEWS15/110801037/Snyder-creates-new-office-urban-initiatives">The Governor outlined his new Office of Urban and Metropolitan Initiatives</a> in Detroit Monday. The program will have offices in Detroit, Grand Rapids, and the Flint-Saginaw area.</p><p>Snyder also appointed Harvey Hollins to head the office. Hollins is currently Wayne State University&rsquo;s vice president for government and community affairs.</p> Mon, 01 Aug 2011 22:52:58 +0000 Sarah Cwiek 3564 at http://michiganradio.org Snyder announces urban initiative