Salute to Radio Patrol Volunteers!

On Thursday, 6th and 8th Precinct Radio Patrol volunteers gathered at the North Rosedale Park Community House to be saluted for their contributions to safe communities. This event, coordinated by the 6th and 8th Precinct Radio Patrol coordinators with assistance from GRDC community security program staff and volunteers, proved to be a success! Chief Craig,…

GRDC is Now Hiring!

Three positions available at the Grandmont Rosedale Development Corporation! GRDC is looking for candidates for three open positions. All applications are due December 15, 2013. Click the job titles to see a full job description for each position and more information on how to apply. Full-time Volunteer Coordinator, VISTA, position starts in early February 2014 and ends…

Community Development Awards Banquet Honors Grandmont Rosedale Efforts

The Grandmont Rosedale Development Corporation (GRDC) and area resident Marsha Bruhn were each recognized with awards at the 2013 Community Development Awards Banquet on November 19th.   The banquet was sponsored by the Detroit Local Initiatives Support Corporation (LISC) and Community Development Advocates of Detroit (CDAD). GRDC was recognized for Outstanding Community Safety Program for its…

We Need All Eyes on the Fence at Stoepel Park

Have you noticed the improvements happening at Stoepel Park? A coalition including the Grandmont Rosedale Development Corporation, Rosedale Grandmont Little League, the Brightmoor Alliance, the City of Detroit, and Wayne County raised over $400,000 for Stoepel Park, Improvements to date include the re-grading and installation of outfield fences, warning tracks, and bleachers at three of…

FILL OUT THE SUSTAINABLE COMMUNITIES SURVEY & GET A $2 GIFT CARD TO ALWAYS BREWING DETROIT

As part of the evaluation of Grandmont Rosedale’s Building Sustainable Communities Initiative, JFM Consulting Group would like to hear from residents about your perceptions of the neighborhood.  Below is a link to a survey that will take 7-10 minutes to complete.  Please respond to this survey no later than Friday, October 11, 2013. SURVEY All responses…

2nd Annual Community Forum Scheduled for Saturday, September 28

Grandmont Rosedale Development Corporation invites you to attend the 2nd annual Grandmont Rosedale Community Forum which will be held on Saturday, September 28 from 9 am to 2 pm at New St. Paul Tabernacle Church of God in Christ on 15340 Southfield. This community meeting is a follow up to the Community Visioning Workshop that…

Grandmont Rosedale Development Corporation among 56 artists, groups to share $2.1 million from Knight Arts Challenge Detroit

The John S. and James L. Knight Foundation, a Miami-based national foundation has announced plans to give $19.25 million to the Detroit arts community over the next three years. The 3-year Knight Arts Challenge Detroit was an opportunity that Grandmont Rosedale Development Corporation could not pass up. Youth engagement has been a priority of GRDC…

The Detroit Vacant Property Coalition honors GRDC’s Becki Kenderes

Michigan Community Resources’ Janai Gilmore honored GRDC Sustainable Communities Program Manager, Becki Kenderes, for her work as a member of the Detroit Vacant Property Coalition’s Planning Committee at a recent Thank You Dinner on Tuesday, July 9, 2013. Other committee members present at the dinner included: Mary Jo Smith (University District), Pat Dixon (Barton MacFarland),…