Next Chapter Detroit is a place to explore and understand the city’s bankruptcy, its impact on people and neighborhoods and its long-term implications. Powered by coverage and conversations from the media outlets of the Detroit Journalism Cooperative, Next Chapter Detroit provides fact-based reporting from trusted sources and opportunities for citizen engagement.
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With a financial plan in place — without deficits of the past — Detroit officials look forward.
From chaos and unmanageable debt to order and oversight. Here’s Detroit’s path into and out of bankruptcy.