Pontiac

Pontiac at the tipping point of a new resurgence.

It's a city rich in history, coming up on its 200th anniversary as Michigan's first inland city. What started as a mill town evolved into a linchpin for General Motors, The city, now arising from emergency management, is reinventing itself for its next act.
 
Dedicated longtime residents and new neighbors are working together to make the city's comeback a reality. Downtown you'll find an emerging art, food and craft beer scene alongside new small businesses and mid-size tech companies setting up shop. 
 
In the neighborhoods, you'll find something for everyone; stately historic homes, affordable housing opportunities and solid neighborhoods with strong grassroots engagement.
 
Surrounded by some of Oakland County's wealthiest suburbs, it's a city in its own right, and one many are taking a chance on.

Development NewsExferimentation owner Eric Benton. Photo by Doug Coombe.

Local brewery expands in downtown Pontiac


Feature StoryPaul Landsberg has lived in Auburn Hills since the early 1980s.

World War II vet muses on a life well lived in Oakland County


Feature StoryThe Dequindre Cut in Detroit.

Taking tech to our trails


Feature StoryAt this year’s Auto-ISAC Annual Summit in Detroit, the Global Future Workforce Program gathered 38 high school, community college, and university students to showcase their work in front of leading industry professionals.

Michigan educators grow cybersecurity talent


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Robotics programs in Michigan can receive $3 million in grants


Feature StoryMichele Mueller is senior project manager for CAV at MDOT

Understanding our connected and autonomous present


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Pontiac revs up for Phoenix Derby Races


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Why is Pontiac the best home for a tech business?


Development NewsPontiac Run Club had 10 participants on its inaugural run.

Weekly run club encourages thirst for vitality in Pontiac


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