Haynes, a native of southwest Detroit, had to bike halfway across the city to get to her summer job.
What does SWD stand for?
SWD stands for Southwest Detroit (Michigan)
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- Software Development
- Software Distribution
- Software Documentation
- Softwood (British building industry)
- Soil Water Deficit
- Solid Waste Data
- Solid Waste Department (various locations)
- Solid Waste Disposal
- Southwest Dekalb High School (Decatur, GA)
Samples in periodicals archive:
In some cases, start- up businesses in the recreation, service, food, and beverage industries located in Greater Downtown Detroit, including Corktown, Downtown, Eastern Market, Midtown, New Center and Riverfront and select neighborhoods in Southwest Detroit, West Village, and Livernois between 6 & 8 Mile may be eligible under the Invest Detroit Urban Retail Loan Fund.
New Ford Resource and Engagement Center in southwest Detroit is providing a community gathering space for residents to develop new talents, learn new skills and obtain needed services
In the economically disadvantaged neighborhoods of east-side and southwest Detroit, CBPR-funded scientists from the University of Michigan at Ann Arbor and community members have combined a more traditional epidemiologic research project, which assesses the effect of air quality on asthma, with a household and neighborhood intervention to reduce children's exposure to environmental triggers for asthma.
Some funding will support homebuyer counseling and financial literacy training for North End and Southwest Detroit families.
The NITC would span the Detroit River from southwest Detroit to Windsor, 2 miles downstream from the existing Ambassador Bridge.
Another group will be in southwest Detroit on Thursday working with a group called Urban Neighborhood Initiatives, to clean up graffiti on walls at a park and repaint them with murals under the direction of an artist from the College for Creative Studies.
In 2013, SER will help over 100 unemployed residents from Southwest Detroit improve their skills and ability to find a job.