WCSX City of the Week

Congratulations to Warren,

You’re the WCSX City of the Week from March 26th to April 1st!

Below are some important facts about Warren that you can use to pass our Warren City of the Week Quiz!

Warren Factoids:

  • The Previous Names of Warren

    Before Warren was officially called Warren, it was known as Orange Township, Hickory Township,  Aba, and Beebe’s Corners.

  • Possible Warren Name Origins

    Warren was named after either  Dr. Joseph Warren (who got killed in the Battle of Bunker Hill) OR a traveling preacher named Abel Warren.

  • When Warren Became A City:

    Warren became a city in 1956.

  • Warren's Size

    Warren is huge. It’s the third largest city in Michigan.

  • Slogan of Warren

    The slogan of Warren is: City of Progress

  • The Crops of Warren

    When Warren was mostly farmland, they grew beets, cranberries, and rhubarb.

  • What Warren is Known For

    Today Warren is home to the General Motors Tech Center and is known for its size,  industry, and hardball politics.

  • Warren City Of The Week QUIZ!

    Now it’s time to test your knowledge… take the Warren City of the Week quiz HERE!