Co-founded by DFC’s Director of Land Use and Sustainability Victoria Olivier, Brick + Beam Detroit is a support and education network that helps Detroiters conquer home rehabilitation.
CoLab Radio covers the 2010 DFC Strategic Framework planning process, which engaged and incorporated over 100,000 opinions of Detroiters, as a model for "democratic design".
Next City covers Detroit Future City's efforts to implement the city's long-term strategic plan and minimize vacancy through green infrastructure.
The September Restoring Neighborhoods Taskforce Webinar features Anika Goss-Foster, DFC executive director, discussing the Detroit Neighborhood Housing Compact – a partnership formed between DFC and JPMorgan Chase & Co. focused on strengthening the single-family housing market in Detroit neighborhoods.
Rising rents and falling wages are problematic for low-income Detroiters. This article explores this issue with Anika Goss-Foster, DFC executive director.