REO Town http://michiganradio.org en Stateside: Lansing neighborhoods bringing life back with art http://michiganradio.org/post/stateside-lansing-neighborhoods-bringing-life-back-art <p><strong>REO Town's past</strong></p><p>Ryan Wert is a young entrepreneur who’s been living in REO Town for the past 8 years. <a href="http://www.reotown.com/">REO Town</a> is a neighborhood on Lansing’s south side that used to be home to the <a href="http://www.nps.gov/nhl/DOE_dedesignations/Reo.htm">R-E-O Motor Company</a>. This was a vibrant working class neighborhood, but now the main street is pretty vacant except for a few new office buildings.</p> Thu, 13 Sep 2012 15:15:37 +0000 Mark Brush 9064 at http://michiganradio.org Stateside: Lansing neighborhoods bringing life back with art