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October 2017

Detroit Future City Working with Lots Mini Grant Information Session

October 19, 2017 @ 3:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Detroit Future City, 2990 West Grand Boulevard
Detroit, MI 48202 United States

The Working with Lots Mini-Grant program encourages community groups, faith-based institutions, non-profits, and businesses to install one of 35 lot designs to address stormwater concerns, activate community spaces and create more attractive neighborhoods. This January, DFC will award 10 grants for a combined maximum amount of $95,000. Four applicants will be award up to $6,500 to transform vacant land in their neighborhood. Six applicants will be granted up to $13,000 to implement Field Guide lot designs that improve stormwater management,…

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March 2018

Land + Water WORKS Summit

March 21 @ 5:30 pm - 8:30 pm
Charles H. Wright Museum of African American History, 315 E Warren Ave
Detroit, Michigan 48201
Free

Join the Land + Water WORKS Coalition, along with local and national leaders in the field of stormwater infrastructure design and implementation, to discuss how of green stormwater infrastructure (GSI) has the potential to positively transform the landscape of Detroit and improve the health of our communities and water resources.

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May 2018

District 6 Land + Water WORKS Forum

May 12 @ 9:30 am - 12:00 pm
St. Gabriel Catholic Church, 8118 Vernor Hwy
Detroit, MI 48209 United States
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Free

Freshwater and land are the most important natural resources we have on earth. Both are necessary for us to survive. On Saturday, May 12, learn how together we can protect Detroit's water and land for generations to come. Join the Land + Water Works Coalition for a morning of presentations, demonstrations and resources at the Land + Water Works Forum. Hear from groups that have installed green stormwater infrastructure projects in their neighborhoods and learn about the City of Detroit's…

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Land + Water Works Forum: District 2

May 31 @ 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
Gesu Catholic School, 17139 Oak Dr
Detroit, Michigan 48221
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Freshwater and land are the most important natural resources we have on earth. Both are necessary for us to survive. On Thursday, May 31, learn how together we can protect Detroit's water and land for generations to come. Join the Land + Water Works Coalition for an evening of presentations, demonstrations and resources at the Land + Water Works Forum. Hear from groups that have installed green stormwater infrastructure projects in their neighborhoods and learn about the City of Detroit's…

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June 2018

Land + Water Works Forum: District 3

June 16 @ 9:30 am - 12:00 pm
Ford Resource & Engagement Center, 15491 Maddelein St
Detroit, Michigan 48205
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Freshwater and land are the most important natural resources we have on earth. Both are necessary for us to survive. On Saturday, June 16, learn how together we can protect Detroit's water and land for generations to come. Join the Land + Water Works Coalition for a morning of presentations, demonstrations and resources at the Land + Water Works Forum. Hear from groups that have installed green stormwater infrastructure projects in their neighborhoods and learn about the City of Detroit's…

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Land + Water Works Forum: District 5

June 28 @ 5:30 pm - 8:00 pm
Gleaners Community Food Bank of Southeastern Michigan, 2131 Beaufait St
Detroit, Michigan 48207
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Freshwater and land are the most important natural resources we have on earth. Both are necessary for us to survive. On Thursday, June 28, learn how together we can protect Detroit's water and land for generations to come. Join the Land + Water Works Coalition for an evening of presentations, demonstrations and resources at the Land + Water Works Forum. Hear from groups that have installed green stormwater infrastructure projects in their neighborhoods and learn about the City of Detroit's…

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