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Up to $10,000 available to Detroiters looking to beautify their city’s vacant lots

February 19, 2020

Veronica Meadows of Fox 2 Detroit spoke with DFC’s Land Use & Sustainability Director Sarah Hayosh and past Working with Lots grantee Daniel Washington of NW Goldberg Cares about the 2020 Working with Lots grant application announcement. Click here to read and watch the full story.

Leadership Detroit Alumni Discuss Industry Needs For Detroit’s Next Decade

February 19, 2020

The Detroit Regional Chamber’s Leadership Detroit alumni shared their views on timely topics impacting Detroit’s next decade at the 2020 Detroit Policy Conference. Among the topics discussed was data found in DFC’s 2019 Detroit Reinvestment Index.   Click here to watch the full discussion.

From Seed to Root: Early-Stage Strategies for Community Wealth Building in US Cities

February 17, 2020

Detroit Future City and its Field Guide to Working with Lots was featured as a best practice for Community Wealth Building in Detroit, MI in the latest Mayors Innovation Project report.   Click here to read the full report.

Detroit Future City’s Center for Equity, Engagement & Research | ABJ Clip

January 24, 2020

Stephen Henderson of American Black Journal sits down with our executive director, Anika Goss, to talk about DFC’s expansion of The Center. Watch the full interview here.

TRANSFORMING A CITY OF EXTREMES: DETROIT’S LESSONS FOR TURIN

January 23, 2020

A reporter from Turin, Italy recalls his trip to Detroit last year and examines the revitalization strategies that the City of Detroit is using. Among the elements mentioned is our Strategic Framework.   Click here to read the full article.

Detroit Future City creates department to address economic equity

January 23, 2020

Candice Williams of the Detroit News reports on our first Equity Forum and the announcement of The Center.   Click here to read the full article.  

DFC Strategic Framework

The Blueprint for Detroit's Future
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Growing Detroit's African-American Middle Class

A deep dive look into the growth, attraction & retention of the middle-class households.
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Detroit Property Owner's Guide to Bioretention

Manage stormwater on a non-residential property.
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The Field Guide to Working with Lots

View the full, interactive Field Guide online now.
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