Kresge Foundation co-announces the fourth edition of the Detroit Reinvestment Index. Click here to read the article.
Detroit Future City (DFC) and Local Initiatives Support Corporation (LISC) are seeking a full-time AmeriCorps member to serve as a Community Engagement Specialist. The candidate will ideally begin service in November 2019 and serve a minimum of 1700 hours through the end of his/her/their term in September 2020. The exact start and end date will […]
John Gallagher of the Detroit Free Press talks to our director of Land Use & Sustainability, Sarah Hayosh, about Detroit’s vacant land square milage. Furthermore, the Strategic Framework’s beginnings are explained. Click here to read the full article.
The Detroit Biodiversity Network (DBN), a student-led sustainability-focused organization at Wayne State University has been awarded a 2019 Ford College Community Challenge Award from the Ford Motor Company Fund to carry out and expand its Sustainable Landscape Collaborative program in partnership with community-based non-profit organization Detroit Future City (DFC). Click here to read the full […]
The DFC team responds to a Crain’s Detroit Business article asking “What is the city [of Detroit]’s strategy for returning vast acreage of vacant land to productive use?” Click here to read the full article.
The Associated Press reports our upcoming Bioretention Guide workshop on Friday, September 27. During the workshop, green stormwater infrastructure and management will be addressed to Detroit business owners, nonprofit groups and faith-based organizations with non-residential property. Click here to read the full article.