Map Courtesy of Detroit Blight Task Force Green squares denote parcels for which surveys are complete, gold squares are partially done, and purple squares are still to be done. Video by the Skillman Foundation A video from the Skillman Foundation on the Motor City Mapping initiative. Related Links: Detroit Makeover Gearing Up to Tear Down Old Structures Blog Post on Blexting from Hell Yeah, Detroit! Battling Blight: Detroit Maps Entire City To Find Bad Buildings Detroit is charting a plan to fight the blight that has plagued it for years, starting with a highly detailed map of the city itself.Two
Arch dams, classically curved monoliths situated in narrow valleys, are not as common as other types of dams, such as embankment dams and gravity dams. ENR takes a look at some of the biggest arch dams in the world, both completed and under construction.