Archive for September, 2015

August 2015 Membership Meeting Update – Housing & Revitalization for Detroit

Arthur Jemison, Director of Housing and Revitalization, City of Detroit

Mr. Jemison began with a brief opening statement before inviting questions from members. He and staff members are working to organize a symposium by late September to include local housing developers and community groups from around the city to gather input for the creation of a city wide housing plan. Within the next two to three weeks, he plans to present to Mayor Duggan his ideas about how the planning process ...

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August 2015 Membership Meeting Update – Welcoming Michigan

Christine Sauve, Southeast Michigan Communities Coordinator for Welcoming Michigan

 

At the August 19th CDAD membership meeting, we were pleased to have Christine Sauve present on the efforts of Welcoming Michigan at the state and local level.  Welcoming Michigan is an immigrant integration initiative launched in 2011 by Michigan Immigrant Rights Center (MIRC) as an effort to make Michigan a more welcoming receiving community for new immigrants. Welcoming Michigan partners with community-based organizations & local governments to ...

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