Due to COVID-19 Coronavirus outbreak, all public meetings planned for the next month through the end of March and April are being postponed to assure the publics safety. Planning and Development will keep residents updated with future meeting dates through this website and future flyers. Please be stay safe and practice social distancing and self-quarantine as we all try to slow the spread of the COVID-19 virus.
The Delray Neighborhood Framework Plan has formally kicked-off on October, 2019. Lead consultant, Rossetti, was chosen to work with the Planning and Development Department. Rossetti is an architecture and planning based firm headquartered in Downtown Detroit. The framework plan will be managed by the Planning & Development Department and include a significant community engagement process to develop consensus around a handful of key objectives. These include:
- Existing Conditions Analysis
- Single Family Home Assessment
- Market Study
- The Framework Plan
- Industrial Baseline Programming
- Development & Revitalization
- Storm water Management
- Transportation and Access
- Environmental and Infrastructure
- Streetscape, Connectivity and Recreation
- Vegetative Buffers and Screening
- Economic Development
- Implementation Plan
How can you get involved?
Take A Resident Survey
Completing a survey will help provide an intimate portrait of the neighborhood from your perspective. To complete online, visit: bit.ly/DelraySurvey
Come To A Neighborhood Meeting
To kick off public input, the City will host three identical neighborhood meetings throughout Delray to introduce the planning team, the project goals, and planning objectives. *these meetings will be an open house style, drop in anytime.*
- March 17th - 5:30PM-7:00PM at First Baptist Church 7642 Gould St.
- March 18th - 6:00PM-7:30PM at Trinity St. Marks Church 9315 W. Fort St.
- March 19th - 6:00PM-7:30PM at UNI 8300 Longworth St.
Join Us For A Working Meeting
The City will host two public working meetings in the neighborhood at different touch-points throughout the project to share information and gather resident input. The first working meeting will be held on: April 16th, 6:00PM-8:00PM at Delray Neighborhood House, 420 S. Leigh Street, Detroit, MI 48209
*future working meeting dates are to be determined. Residents will be notified once the dates are confirmed.
Comment On The Draft Plan
Once the draft plan is released, you'll have another opportunity to comment on the plan before it's finalized and adopted by the City.