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The District Detroit Opportunity Center Now Open to Assist Detroiters Seeking Jobs, Training or Affordable Housing

Today, August 9, marks the grand opening of The District Detroit Opportunity Center. Located at 2277 Woodward Avenue and accessible via public transportation, the center aims to connect Detroit’s current and future residents with various services, including jobs, workforce training and housing.

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Soccer Fans from Around the World Celebrate Crystal Palace FC and Sevilla FC in The District Detroit

Supporters of European football enjoyed the ultimate soccer fan experience on Columbia Street on July 30 in advance of the evening’s preseason face-off between Crystal Palace FC and Sevilla FC at Comerica Park. The District Detroit and 313 Presents transformed Columbia Street, the pedestrian-only street in the heart of The District Detroit, into a Crystal Palace/Sevilla tailgate, welcoming fans for a wide range of activities before the match.

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Good Cakes and Bakes opens on Columbia Street in the District Detroit

Good Cakes and Bakes, a longtime Detroit favorite pastry shop, recently opened its doors at 22 W Columbia Street in the heart of The District Detroit.

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The District Detroit to Host Crystal Palace FC and Sevilla FC Soccer Fans for a Pre-Match Tailgate on Columbia Street Sunday July 30th at 2pm

The District Detroit in partnership with 313 Presents welcomes Crystal Palace FC and Sevilla FC soccer fans to the ultimate pre-match fan experience on Sunday, July 30th. The tailgate will be held on Columbia Street, a pedestrian-only street from 2 pm to 6 pm and will have something for everyone.

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Olympia Development and Related Host The District Detroit Contractor Fair in Partnership with Detroit at Work

As part of an ongoing commitment to community engagement and making job opportunities available to Detroiters, Olympia Development of Michigan (ODM) and Related Companies (Related) held their first Contractor Fair on June 27 in partnership with Detroit at Work.Read More

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Leo Valentino Mendez—Olympia Development of Michigan, Vice President of Planning and Design—Joins Latin Americans for Social and Economic Development Board of Directors

Olympia Development of Michigan (ODM) congratulates Leo Valentino Mendez, Vice President of Planning & Design for being appointed to the Board of Directors of Latin Americans for Social and Economic Development (LA SED) Detroit.

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Olympia Development and Related Companies Collaborate with Detroit Community Members on the future of Columbia Plaza

Wednesday, June 7th, Olympia Development of Michigan and Related Companies held the first design charrette session with representatives from the City of Detroit and members of the community to exchange ideas about programming Columbia Plaza, the pedestrian-only area in front of Comerica Park’s main entrance.

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Joint Statement from Related Companies and Olympia Development of Michigan on the Detroit City Council Vote

Related Companies and Olympia Development of Michigan said in a joint statement: “We thank the Detroit City Council, Mayor Duggan, the Neighborhood Advisory Council, and all of the Detroiters who support the future of The District Detroit and the inclusive economic impact that this project will have on our city and state, including thousands of jobs and much needed affordable housing. We look forward to continuing our work with the Neighborhood Advisory Council, City of Detroit and the State of Michigan.”

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Dear City of Detroit Residents

Thank you to all of you who have taken the time over the last two years to meet with us and share your thoughtful insights as we presented our vision and proposed plan to create a new hub of innovation, education, and community for our city. Your input has been invaluable as we are not only building The District Detroit for Detroiters, we are also building it with Detroiters.

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Celebrate the Holiday Season in The District Detroit!

‘Tis the season on Columbia Street as Winter Wonderland, presented by Michigan First Credit Union, is in full effect! Columbia Street is next to the iconic Fox Theatre and features lights, garlands, photo ops and more. As you stroll through Winter Wonderland, grab that last-minute gift for the University of Michigan fan in your life at The M Den Detroit, and make sure to check out Union Assembly, JoJo’s ShakeBAR and Frita Batidos Detroit for delicious drinks and bites!

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