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WCSX City of the Week

Congratulations to Southfield,

You’re the WCSX City of the Week

Southfield factoids

  • Southfield’s name comes from its founding in the 1820’s in the “south fields” of Bloomfield Township.

  • Southfield’s slogan is “The center of it all.”

  • A part of Metro Detroit’ upscale office market, the city’s marque is a cluster of five golden skyscrapers – known as the “Golden Triangle” – that form the 2,200,000 square feet Southfield Town Center office complex.

  • Southfield was originally called Ossewa Township.  The name lasted 17 days.

  • Detroit Red Wings coach Jeff Blashill, Actress Selma Blair, and attorney Geoffrey Fieger all have ties to Southfield.