The Grandmont Rosedale Development Corporation is a non-profit, community-based organization working to preserve and improve the Grandmont Rosedale Neighborhoods of northwest Detroit. We take a comprehensive approach to community revitalization, with programs designed to renovate vacant homes, assist local homeowners and businesses, beautify our community and keep our neighborhoods safe and vibrant.



ACTION ALERT  SPECIAL ASSESSMENT DISTRICT HEARING WEDNESDAY APRIL 16

The Detroit City Council will hold a public hearing on Wednesday, April 16 at 1:00 PM at the Coleman A. Young Municipal Center to hear public comments on a proposed ordinance to establish Special Assessment Districts in Detroit neighborhoods. 

GRDC encourages all Detroiters to attend this hearing or contact city council to voice support for this proposed ordinance.
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NEIGHBORHOOD OPEN HOUSE – SUNDAY MAY 4

Save the date of Sunday, May 4th for the ninth annual Grandmont Rosedale Neighborhood Open House. This event will showcase homes for sale throughout the Grandmont Rosedale communities. Festivities take place from 1 to 5 PM with registration at the North Rosedale Park Community House. Check back here for more details in the coming weeks.


START OR GROW A BUSINESS IN GRANDMONT ROSEDALE

Let GRDC help you start, expand or strengthen your business in the Grandmont Rosedale community. We are teaming up with TechTown, ProsperUS Detroit, and CEED to bring you the resources and technical assistance you need to succeed. We also have space to rent, ranging from single offices to a 1400 sf storefront on Grand River. Get all the details here.


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LOOKING FOR A HOME IN GRANDMONT ROSEDALE?

GRDC has nine new renovation projects underway, with support of the City of Detroit. Click here for details. Check our current inventory here.

GRDC IS HIRING

GRDC is seeking candidates for a full-time Deputy Director position. View job description and application details here.

GRDC has a full-time Americorps/VISTA position available and we are looking for candidates to apply by April 15th.  View the job description and details on how to apply here.


QUALITY OF LIFE PLAN IMPLEMENTATION YIELDS IMPRESSIVE FIRST YEAR RESULTS

Adopted by the community in September 2012, the Grandmont Rosedale Quality of Life Plan lays out concrete steps toward improving the quality of life in our community over the next 3 to 5 years. The plan contains strategies for neighborhood stabilization, community security, commercial revitalization, beautification and place making, youth development and community engagement.  Click here to view the whole plan.



Building a Neighborhood

The Neighborhood of Choice
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Michigan Radio - development group having success attracting new residents

Local Food Blogger Visits Farmers' Market

GRDC Homes Featured on The Bright Side TV Program

Free Press features Love Where You Live campaign

House Envy: Free Press features 2013 Grandmont Rosedale Open House

BLAC Detroit Magazine Features Grandmont Rosedale

Grandmont Rosedale Lending Solutions Success Story

GRDC Farmers' Market Gets National Attention

Rochelle Riley Highlights Grandmont Rosedale

Curbed Cup 2012 Neighborhood of the Year: Grandmont Rosedale!

Renovated Home Featured on Curbed Detroit Website

GRDC Homebuyers Featured on Channel 7's Detroit 2020

GRDC Cited as a Model for Community-based Development


Our Detroit Blog Shines Spotlight on GRDC

Detroit By Choice Documentary Movie Trailer


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The Love Where You Live campaign encourages all area residents and business owners to show their neighborhood pride by reducing litter and beautifying their community. You can join the campaign by pledging to do your part here.

To get involved, call campaign coordinator Becki Kenderes at 313-387-4732 ext 101 or email her at This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it . Also, visit the Love Where You Live facebook page here. https://www.facebook.com/GrandmontRosedaleLWYL



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