In the Media

Detroit Future City opens search for new director

July 30, 2015

Detroit Future City has launched its search for a new executive director, part of its transition to an independent, non-profit organization. The search is being led by The Hawkins Company. “The recruitment profile for the new executive director was developed with feedback and input from a diverse cross-section of stakeholders,” said Dr. George Swan, TMC […]

DFC Executive Director Recruitment Profile

July 30, 2015

The DFC Implementation Office launched its search for a new executive director, a major step in its process of transitioning to an independent, non-profit organization. The executive director search is being led by The Hawkins Company, hired by DFC’s transition management committee (TMC). To apply for DFC’s executive director position, a resume and letter of interest […]

Plans progress for 26-mile bike path around Detroit

July 25, 2015

Plans for a 26-mile pedestrian and bike pathway encircling the city of Detroit are moving at a fast clip this summer, with schematic designs underway and a highly-competitive federal grant request for $10.4 million awaiting approval. There’s just one snag: 8.3 miles of abandoned railroad property, the largest gap in the trail to date, remains […]

DFC Strategic Framework

The Blueprint for Detroit's Future
Read More

Growing Detroit's African-American Middle Class

A deep dive look into the growth, attraction & retention of the middle-class households.
Read More