A DFC Special Report: Moving Detroit's Future

DFC explores mass transit, and the issues and opportunities Detroit, and the entire region, faces.

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Land + Water Works Forum in District 6

Join the Land + Water Works Coalition for a morning of presentations, demonstrations and resources at the Land + Water Works Forum on Saturday, May 12 from 9:30 a.m. until noon at St. Gabriel Catholic Church.

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Single-family Rental Housing Study

DFC sponsored a study of single-family rental housing in two Detroit neighborhoods. The study developed recommendations for incorporating safe, affordable, single-family rental housing into an integrated strategy for neighborhood stabilization and revitalization.

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Land & Water WORKS Coalition

Land + Water WORKS coalition supports Detroiters in becoming active and conscious stewards of our land and waterways in order to create a healthy community and improve the quality of life for all Detroiters.

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DFC Five-Year Strategic Plan

The DFC Five-Year Strategic Plan crystalizes the strategies the organization will lead to move the framework forward. The strategic plan focuses on four key areas driven by key principles and shared values.

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DFC Announced Working with Lots Mini-Grant Winners in Year-Three

DFC awarded nearly $100,000 to help Detroiters implement lot designs from the Field Guide to Working with Lots and introduced a new aspect to the program to build the capacity of non-residential building owners to manage stormwater runoff on their properties.

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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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Detroit Future City’s 139 Square Miles

Detroit Future City’s (DFC) 139 Square Miles report is the first comprehensive, citywide, data-driven report that our organization has produced for Detroit since 2012, when we released the DFC Strategic Framework, the 50-year shared vision for the city’s future. This report focuses on four key areas: population, people, economy and place. This report shows that for the first time in 60 years, Detroit is moving toward population growth, with the economy on the rise and neighborhoods beginning to stabilize.

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