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Detroit Neighborhood Housing Compact Newsletter – June 2021

E-Newsletter | June 17, 2021

Detroit Neighborhood Housing Compact June Newsletter Detroit Future City Housing Compact Combined Work Group Meeting June 15th, 2021: 10:00 AM – 11:30 AM This first ever joint Work Group meeting will be facilitated by EarlyWorks as a part of an award from CoAct’s Collaboration Pilot Program. At the 2020 year in review, Work Group members […]

Detroit Neighborhood Housing Compact Newsletter – May 2021

E-Newsletter | June 4, 2021

Detroit Neighborhood Housing Compact May Newsletter April Agendas Rental Work Group Eviction Prevention Pilot: A brief update from Megan Thibos (UW) COVID Emergency Rental Assistance (CERA) Update presented by Wayne Metro Michael Centi and Hiba Haidous from Wayne Metro will provide an overview of the CERA program, talk about how the agency is operating this program, […]

Quarterly Newsletter – Spring 2021

E-Newsletter | June 4, 2021

News and Resources – February 2021 Green Space Takes Hold in East Ferry-Warren Momentum for a green culture shift is building in Detroit’s East Ferry Warren neighborhood. In recent months, new plans and resources were completed and announced to leverage existing investments in a green future for the community. Detroit Future City facilitated a year-long neighborhood green space […]

Detroit Neighborhood Housing Compact Newsletter – April 2021

E-Newsletter | June 4, 2021

Detroit Neighborhood Housing Compact April Newsletter April Agendas Rental Work Group Renting Home: DFC Rental Brief Sneak Peak by Tom Goddeeris DFC has been working on a rental brief since Fall 2020. The brief will outline the state of the single-family rental market in Detroit, and describe some of the key dynamics affecting Detroiters across […]

Detroit Neighborhood Housing Compact Newsletter – March 2021

E-Newsletter | June 4, 2021

View this email in your browser Detroit Neighborhood Housing Compact March Newsletter March Agendas Rental Work Group City of Detroit Social Media Efforts Presentation by Chelsea Neblett Discussion Partner Updates Homeownership Work Group MSHDA Statewide Housing Plan presentation by Tiffany King; Real Estate Development Consultant Housing Portal Tutorial by Laura Lyons Partner Updates Click Here […]

Detroit Neighborhood Housing Compact Newsletter – February 2021

E-Newsletter | June 4, 2021

Detroit Neighborhood Housing Compact February Newsletter Greetings Compact Members, we hope you cruising through this year happy and healthy. Please open this email in your browser by clicking the link above to ensure you can access the hyperlinks throughout this newsletter. Take a look below! Rental Work Group Eviction Prevention Presentation presented by Alexa Eisenberg; PhD Candidate- […]

Quarterly Newsletter – Fall 2020

E-Newsletter | June 4, 2021

News and Resources – November 2020 ***Register Here for TEDx Detroit Future City on November 19, 2020*** Center Unveils New Shared Vision for Economic Equity On October 13th, Detroit Future City’s Center for Equity, Engagement, and Research released a shared vision for economic equity in Detroit. The vision was developed over more than a year […]

Detroit Future City Department Update Newsletter

E-Newsletter | June 4, 2021

News and Resources – June 2020 Dear Friends, The unfolding COVID-19 global pandemic continues to have a dramatic impact on residents, businesses, and organizations in the City of Detroit. As our newest report demonstrates, years of economic and racial inequities have only amplified the negative impact of the current crisis. In recent weeks, protests have erupted across the […]

Quarterly Newsletter – Spring 2020

E-Newsletter | June 4, 2021

Quarterly Newsletter – Spring 2020 Dear Friends, Over the past few weeks, the unfolding COVID-19 global pandemic has had a dramatic impact on residents, businesses, and organizations in Detroit. Like many others, we at Detroit Future City are complying with public health recommendations and taking steps to do what we can to help slow the […]

Detroit Strategic Framework

The DFC Strategic Framework, a shared vision for Detroit’s future, is the result of a massive, citywide public-engagement effort. It recommends a series of ideas, strategies and approaches on how to best use the city’s abundance of land, create job growth and economic prosperity, ensure vibrant neighborhoods, build an infrastructure that serves citizens at a reasonable cost, and maintain the high level of community engagement integral to the long-term revitalization of Detroit.
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The Field Guide to Working with Lots

The Field Guide to Working with Lots is a user-friendly tool to connect Detroit residents, businesses, and institutions to resources to learn, collaborate, and better practice land stewardship in Detroit. This step-by-step guide provides readers with instructions on how to transform vacant land in their neighborhoods into 38 landscape designs ranging from installation by beginning gardeners to professional contractors. View the interactive guide now.
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The State of Economic Equity

Detroit Future City’s (DFC) report, “The State of Economic Equity in Detroit,” illustrates the deep disparities that persist in Detroit and provides recommendations that provide a path to an economically equitable Detroit in which all Detroiters are meeting their unique needs, prospering, and fully and fairly participating in all aspects of economic life within a thriving city and region.
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