Detroit Free Press
March 14, 2000
By Daniel G. Fricker
W. Bernard White's successful construction company, built on years of hard work, is working on some of the Detroit area's most recognizable structures
W. Bernard White stretches his long legs across a leather chair and ottoman in his 4,600 - square foot Franklin home.
The home's white walls, high ceilings and cream-colored carpeting serve as a neutral backdrop for a large collection of African art. A satellite is beaming the Discovery Channel onto a large-screen television housed in a wall-sized entertainment center.
This isn't where you would expect a construction worker to live.
His White Construction Co. of Detroit, is playing a supporting role in almost every project that holds promise in revitalizing southeastern Michigan: