Parks, Recreation, and Culture

Parks, Recreation, and Culture

$32 million for Parks, Recreation, and Culture

City Council appropriated funds for Green initiatives; Parks; Walking paths; Joe Louis Greenway; Streetscapes; and Arts & Cultural investments.



Programmed funds are committed to specified projects, including those that have bids upcoming or bids in process. In Development funds are designated for targeted purposes under Council Resolution, but not yet finalized.

Information will be updated as programs are approved.


Take Part Here!

Residents of Detroit are encouraged to #TakePart in the many opportunities, events and community meetings related to ARPA projects as we work to make Detroit a great place to live, work and play.
For questions about ARPA, email [email protected]

Interested in becoming a supplier?

The City of Detroit will receive $826.7 million from the American Rescue Plan Act (ARPA) and plans to create a variety of programs to improve the quality of life for Detroiters. That means that the Office of Contracting and Procurement will be looking for businesses that can provide a variety of goods and services. If you're a Detroit business owner, this may be your chance to do business with the City.

First, you'll need to register as a supplier.

Apply for Bids
Review the specifics of what goods and services the City is seeking, then submit a bid based on your company's expertise or products.

Pending Contracts
See the contracts going through the approval process.

Approved Contracts
See what contracts the City has approved.