Mayor announces new DDA fund to create more deeply affordable housing

Mayor announces new DDA fund to create more deeply affordable housing

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASEDEGC/DDA Contact: Lanard Ingram, 313-303-8869Lingram@degc.org Downtown Development Authority to provide direct financial support for affordable housing for the first time since it was created by Mayor Young in 1976 Residential developers to be...
The critical role of incentives in Detroit’s economic development

The critical role of incentives in Detroit’s economic development

Kevin Johnson, DEGC President & CEO For too many years, blighted and vacant buildings like the former Cadillac Stamping Plant and Michigan Central Station sat as reminders to the world of what Detroit once was, and what it had become. Thanks to tools that enable...