Jan 20

Live Midtown - Residential Incentive Program

In collaboration with Wayne State University (WSU), Henry Ford Health System (HFHS), and the Detroit Medical Center (DMC), Midtown Detroit, Inc. is administering "Live Midtown".  The residential program provides four types of incentives to eligible employees to entice people to move to Midtown and retain those who area already living in the area.  WSU, HFHS, and DMC will each invest funding during the pilot year of the program.  That investment has been matched by the Hudson-Webber Foundation and the Michigan State Housing Develoment Authority (MSHDA). The Kresge Foundation also intends...

By Trent Design

1:04 PM

Tagged: Medical Center, Wayne State

Feb 10

MDI Produces Art X Detroit

The Kresge Foundation announced it will sponsor Art X Detroit, a free, five-day series of exhibitions, presentations, readings, discussions, concerts and dance performances for the Detroit community. Art X will showcase newly commissioned works by the Kresge Artist Fellowship awardees and the two Kresge Eminent Artists, renowned visual artist Charles McGee and iconic jazz musician Marcus Belgrave. In 2008, the Foundation established a new program that has provided more than $1 million to Metro Detroit-based individual artists working in the visual, literary and performing arts through...

By Trent Design

12:55 PM

Tagged: All Neighborhoods

Feb 16

Live Midtown Program Getting Great Press

Check out some of the articles regarding the new Live Midtown initiative, a residential program which provides incentives for eligible employees to relocate or stay in Midtown Detroit: http://detnews.com/article/20110113/BIZ/101130435/DMC--Wayne-State--Henry-Ford-offer-employees-up-to-$25K-to-live-in-Midtown http://www.mlive.com/news/detroit/index.ssf/2011/02/a_tale_of_two_relocation_plans.html http://www.freep.com/article/20110123/BUSINESS04/101230404/Live-Midtown-Midtown-Detroit-housing-market http://www.dbusiness.com/DBusiness/November-December-2010/Residential-Incentive-Program-...

By Trent Design

12:53 PM

Tagged: All Neighborhoods

Mar 20

UCCA Moving to Woodward

MDI affiliate UCCA is moving to Woodward!  As of Tuesday, March 22, 2011, our offices will be located at 3939 Woodward, Ste 100.  Due to the move, our phone and fax numbers will change as well. Phone: (313) 420-6000Fax: (313) 420-6200

By Trent Design

11:49 AM

Tagged: New Center

Apr 06

Detroit Revitalization Fellows Program

The Detroit Revitalization Fellows Program is designed to attract, develop and retain promising young professionals who will help lead the economic revitalization and development of Detroit. This talent pool is being cultivated in order to build the capacity of public, for-profit, nonprofit and quasi-public organizations, including Detroit’s anchor institutions. The Detroit Fellows program is an outstanding opportunity for those looking to build a career in the fields of economic and business development, real estate and urban planning. It is also an outstanding opportunity to be a key...

By Trent Design

12:29 PM

Tagged: All Neighborhoods

Nov 30

Art X Detroit Hits Midtown

Art X Detroit hit Midtown Detroit, sharing the talents of 38 artists with metro-Detroit.  The event featured works from Charles McGee and Marcus Belgrave, Kresge Eminent Artists, as well as Kresge Fellows in the areas of Visual Arts, Literary Arts and Performing Arts. Check out our "Midtown Articles" section under "Who We Are" to read all about it!

By Trent Design

12:14 PM

Tagged: All Neighborhoods

May 14

Midtown Cleanup Initiative

Midtown Detroit, Inc. invites you, your neighbors, employees, students, and anyone else who wants to join, to participate in the 2011 Midtown Detroit Spring Clean Up. Date: Saturday, May 14, 2010 Location: Wayne State University - Student Center5221 Gullen MallDetroit, MI 48202Time: 8:30 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.(Registration at 8:30 a.m., Clean Up at 9:00 a.m., Lunch at 12:00 p.m.) Please return RSVP to Elise either by email ([email protected]) or phone 313.420.6000 by Tuesday, May 10. If you have any questions, feel free to contact Elise.

By Trent Design

3:07 PM

Tagged: Wayne State

May 17

"Buy in Detroit" Trade Fairwdawd

Wayne State University, Henry Ford Health System, and the Detroit Medical Center will host the first "Buy in Detroit" Trade Fair.  The trade fair is part of a Midtown Detroit Initiative aiming to support the local economy. The event is open to Detroit-based businesses who are interested in meeting with representatives from the three anchor institutions regarding the specifics of the "Buy in Detroit" Initiative and opportunities for local businesses. Event Information:Tuesday, May 17, 2011 - 12:00pm to 5:00pmMatthaei Athletic Complex, 5101 John C. Lodge Service Drive For more information...

By Trent Design

12:05 PM

Tagged: Medical Center, Wayne State

May 20

SmartBuildings Detroit Program

Energy Improvement Workshop for Restaurant/Pub Owners Tuesday, May 24, 20119:00amCass Cafe - 4620 Cass Learn how energy savings loan and grant programs - including SmartBuildings Detroit, DTE Your Energy Savings & Michigan Savse - can improve your bottom line and assit your redevelopment projects.  Experts will be on hand to answer questions. For more information, contact: (313) 831-6100degc.org/business-services.aspx/smart-buildings-detroit-program

By Trent Design

4:18 PM

Tagged: Cass Park

Jun 30

Workshop: SmartBuildings & DTE Multifamily Dwelling Detroit Program

Hear from experts on.... -what grants and incentives are available to your business -how your building can stop energy leaks and save money   When:     Wednesday, July 27th              9:00am-10:30am Where:    University of Michigan Detroit Center               3663 Woodward Ave, Suite 150   Light refreshments provided.  Parking in the struture behind the Orchestra Place building will be validated. For more information, contact: Diana Flora      313.237.6089 or [email protected] www.smartbuildingsdetroit.com 

By Trent Design

3:01 PM

Tagged: Brush Park