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Poletown Neighborhood Council v. Detroit, City of

Citation: 11 ELR 20778
No. No. 66294, 304 N.W.2d 455/19 ERC 1972/410 Mich. 616, (Mich., 03/13/1981)

The Michigan Supreme Court holds that a municipality's condemnation of private residential property for use as a privately-owned automobile assembly plant site serves a "public purpose" within the meaning of the Economic Development Corporations Act and that social and cultural environments which might be adversely affected by the construction a...

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