Green Communities Workshop Series

GRDC and the WARM Training Center are sponsoring a series of workshops to help Grandmont Rosedale residents save resources, save money, and improve our community. These workshops are part of a year-long campaign to raise awareness about steps individuals can take to live a more sustainable lifestyle. All workshops will be held on Tuesdays at 6:30-8:30 PM, 19800…

COMMUNITY SAFETY REPORT CARD: 2013

Last summer, the Detroit Police Department launched a Community Policing Pilot Program in the Grandmont Rosedale neighborhoods. As we near the one-year anniversary of this program, we are reaching out to area residents to ask “do you feel safer?” The Community Policing model employs the “Broken Windows Theory,” which claims that when a community and…

Calling all “Millennials” for Monthly Potlucks

Each month, young-ish folks from Grandmont Rosedale meet to take part in the sharing of food and good company as a way to build community between some of the newer residents in the area. Breakfast and dinner themes change each month, as well as the date, time and location of the potluck. If this seems like…

Register Today for a Creative Arts Summer Program for the Youth in your Life!

The Grandmont Rosedale Development Corporation’s, Youth Development Task Force has created a fantastic opportunity to enhance the artistic talents of our youth in the Grandmont Rosedale community. A creative arts summer program will run from June 25th until August 29th (Tuesdays and Wednesdays from 12:00 – 4:00 pm, and Thursdays from 6-8 pm) that will…

Neighborhood Open House Draws Hundreds of Visitors

Hundreds of visitors crowded the North Rosedale Park Community House on Sunday, May 5 for the 8th Annual Neighborhood Open House. Visitors were able to view 12 homes for sale, ranging in price from $45,000 to $137,000, as well as one home for rent. Bikers from Wheelhouse Detroit joined neighborhood residents for a bike tour…

Improvements at Stoepel Park!

This past Sunday volunteers began the initial work at Stoepel Park, digging holes, installing poles and pouring concrete for a fence improvement project around the little league fields! This project – a joint collaboration by the Rosedale Grandmont Little League, GRDC, the Brightmoor Alliance, Ford Motor Company, Lowe’s, Keep America Beautiful, the Detroit Tigers Foundation,…

NW District Offers Weekly Blight Reporting Meetings

Every Monday morning at 9:00 AM, the NW Police District will hold a Blight Reporting Meeting, where residents who live in the 6th or 8th precinct can bring a list of concerns about neighborhood blight. The meetings will be held at the precinct building located at 11450 Warwick (at Plymouth). Lt. Renee Hall held the…