In everything we do, we have just one motivation: to help revitalize Downtown Detroit. Our programs and initiatives touch on three core areas areas: physical development, economic development and public policy.

The Downtown Detroit Partnership is enhancing the strength of Downtown Detroit by cultivating vibrancy, creating opportunity, connecting partners and delivering results.


Business Improvement Zone (BIZ)

Downtown Detroit BIZ ensure Downtown Detroit is vibrant and enticing for residents, employees and visitors.

Parks and Placemaking

World-class public spaces in the heart of Downtown.


Comprehensive planning strategies serve a collective vision that encourages Downtown growth and development.

Safety & Security

Implemented strategies ensure safety for residents, employees, businesses, and visitors throughout the Downtown.


MoGo, Detroit Bike Share

The city’s first public bike sharing system set to launch Spring 2017.

Detroit Experience Factory

Through interactive experiences and innovative resources newcomers and locals get more connected to Detroit.

Build Institute

Unique programs assist people in turning their project or business idea into reality.

Live Detroit

Supportive and promotional resources for city living.