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UAW honored as founding partner of MotorCities National Heritage Area

From left are Robert Kreipke, MotorCities Board Chair; Norwood H. Jewell, Vice President, UAW; Georgi-Ann Bargamian, Director of the UAW’s Education Department and Community Services Department; Shawn Pomaville, MotorCities Executive Director. In 1998, legislative, automotive, and labor leaders came together with an idea to preserve the region’s rich auto and labor heritage – a culture that is woven into the very fabric of Michigan people and places. Key figures in that process that laid the groundwork for the Automobile National Heritage Area – now known as the MotorCities – included The Hon. John Dingell, who was the lead House sponsor ... Read more