Open Streets Detroit, Presented By DTE Energy Foundation, to Debut in Fall 2016

Tuesday, July 5th, 2016

Program will open streets to pedestrians and bicyclists to promote recreation and healthy activities For the first time in Detroit, two major city streets will be temporarily turned into safe, open, car-free zones for local families and the community to run, bike, shop and play together on two Sundays this fall in Downtown, Corktown and […]

All New Restaurant and Bar, The Fountain Detroit, arrives in Campus Martius Park

Thursday, May 19th, 2016

May 19, 2016 (DETROIT) – Today Downtown Detroit Partnership announced the latest addition to Campus Martius Park and Detroit’s restaurant, bar and outdoor dining scene, named The Fountain Detroit. The restaurant and bar arrived in the unique beach area at the park this morning in preparation for the 2016 summer season. The restaurant design is […]

Downtown Detroit Partnership announces partnership with Henry Ford Health System/Health Alliance Plan and City of Detroit on bike share system

Monday, November 16th, 2015

DETROIT, Mich., November 16, 2015 – Today the Downtown Detroit Partnership (DDP) announced its partnership with Henry Ford Health System/Health Alliance Plan (Henry Ford/HAP) and the City of Detroit’s Department of Transportation (DDOT) on Detroit’s first public bike share system. As the title sponsor of the system, Henry Ford/HAP has pledged a three full year […]

Group hires Block by Block to clean up downtown Detroit

Thursday, April 2nd, 2015

The civic group Downtown Detroit Partnership has hired a national urban revitalization firm, Block by Block, to run its downtown ambassadors and cleanup program. Block by Block, based in Louisville, Ky., takes over from Goodwill Industries, which has supplied workers for the partnership’s Clean Downtown program since its inception following Super Bowl XL in 2006. […]

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Survey Says: Metro Detroiters Love Downtown Detroit

Tuesday, February 24th, 2015

Survey says: Metro Detroiters love downtown Downtown Detroit Partnership survey sets new benchmarks for progress  DETROIT, Mich., February 24, 2015 – Downtown Detroit received rave reviews in a recent survey of people who live, work and play here, according to a survey by Downtown Detroit Partnership (DDP). While these findings were overwhelmingly positive, the survey […]