Archive for February, 2012

City Council Picks Option 3

Unfortunately, on February 16, 2012, City Council passed Option 3 as the official City Council District Map. CDAD is disappointed that they did not heed the voices of community advocates around the city who clearly preferred a neighborhood-based solution. Click here to find data on Option 3.  CDAD is currently exploring whether there is any basis to challenge the Option 3 decision.

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Advocating for Option 5P

CDAD is tracking several policy issues, including the Detroit City Council district mapping process. Today, CDAD sent the following statement to Detroit City Council members and the editor of the Detroit Free Press about its position supporting Data Driven Detroit’s “Option 5p” for Council Districts. Click here for more information about the map.

STATEMENT:
On February 1, 2012, Community Development Advocates of Detroit (CDAD), the trade association for community development organizations and neighborhood groups in Detroit, released a statement regarding ...

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