How “Blexting” is Helping Detroit Turn Around

To help turn the city around, Detroit is finding innovative solutions to save its neighborhoods from blight and to attract new residents. “Blexting” is a blend of technology and social media used to map urban blight with the hope of saving at risk areas. Here’s an excerpt from a PBS News Hour segment by Detroit Public Television correspondent Christy McDonald.

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