DWSD Construction Opportunities Business to Business Workshop

The Detroit Water and Sewerage Department (DWSD) is calling on prime contractors and sub-prime contractors to learn about 2021 contracting opportunities.

This workshop is an opportunity for prime contractors, sub-contractors, and construction-related business owners to hear, first-hand, from leaders of DWSD about projects scheduled for this construction season. The goal of the workshop is to engage more Detroit-based contractors and to encourage overall contractor participation.

Topics will include:

  • Overview of the 2021 Construction Season
  • Capital Improvement Project Updates
  • How to do business with DWSD
  • Civil Rights, Inclusion & Opportunity Program
  • Technical Assistance
  • Business to Business Networking
  • Contractor Spotlights

Speakers Include:

  • Palencia Mobley, P.E., Deputy Director and Chief Engineer, DWSD
  • Monica Daniels, Finance Asset Manager, DWSD
  • Kari Farina, Contract Analyst, DWSD
  • Arielle Johnson, Deputy Director, City of Detroit Department of Civil Rights, Inclusion and Opportunity
  • Michael Kelly, Director, Wayne State University Procurement Technical Assistance Center


Marygrove College, Madame Cadillac Hall, 8425 W. McNichols Rd., Detroit

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