Flashpoint 5/19/19: Debating the future of Detroit's Eastern Market

Watch Flashpoint every Sunday at 10 a.m. on Local 4


DETROITHere is what you missed on Sunday's episode of Flashpoint:

An iconic lunch spot in an even more iconic neighborhood is sparking a debate about the future and soul of the Eastern Market. 

And is the promise of District Detroit being fulfilled or falling short? These topics were discussed on Sunday's episode of Flashpoint. 

Segment One: 

Ben Hall, co-owner, Russell Street Deli



Segments Two and Three: 

Roundtable discussion featuring Chad Livengood, senior reporter, Crain’s Detroit Business; Nolan Finley, editorial page editor, The Detroit News; Portia Roberson, CEO, Focus: Hope and Dennis Archer Jr., founder and CEO, Ignition Media Group. 


Flashpoint is hosted by WDIV Local 4 anchor Devin Scillian. Watch Flashpoint on WDIV at 10 a.m. on Sundays.

About the Authors:

Devin Scillian is equally at home on your television, on your bookshelf, and on your stereo. Devin anchors the evening newscasts for Local 4. Additionally, he moderates Flashpoint, Local 4's Sunday morning news program. He is also a best-selling author of children's books, and an award-winning musician and songwriter.