In 2003, Governor Granholm kicked off the "Cool Cities" program.

In the late 1990's/early 2000's, we are told that things seemed to become bleaker in Lansing, causing - among other factors -  MSU grads to flee the area once they graduated. Thus, the impetus for the "Cool Cities" initiative, to revitalize not just the city of Lansing but the people as well.

How do YOU feel it has worked?

This six-minute clip showcases the revitalization of Hunter Park and the Stadium the video above and take  a look.