Help Wanted: Open Space Manager

DFC is looking for someone who will bring technical and design expertise to support programming related to the productive reuse of underutilized land, green stormwater infrastructure and emerging issues around open space in Detroit.

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Presenting our 2019 Land + Water WORKS Ambassador Program!

The Land + Water WORKS Coalition is back for another year of exciting programming and we’re kicking it off with the launch of our 2019 Land + Water WORKS Ambassador Program.

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Congratulations to the 2019 Working with Lots Grantees!

DFC awarded a total of $97,000 to nine groups to install, maintain, and program one of eight lot designs found in the Field Guide.

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"Growing Detroit's African-American Middle Class: The Opportunity for a Prosperous Detroit"

DFC is proud to present an in-depth look at the challenges and opportunities of growing this demographic as the key to a prosperous Detroit.

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Through the shared vision of the Strategic Framework, the Detroit Future City (DFC) is committed to advancing the quality of life for all Detroiters.
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Growing Detroit’s African-American Middle Class

Detroit Future City’s (DFC) report “Growing Detroit’s African American Middle Class” builds off of previous work in “139 Square Miles” Detroit Future City takes a deep dive look into the African American middle class in Detroit. In this report, we focus on the people, place and economy in Detroit and the region as well as the Growth, Attraction and Retention of the Middle Class and African American middle-class households in Detroit.

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