BREAKFAST/LUNCH AND ACADEMIC PACKET PICK-UP LOCATIONS

Information provided by JUVETTE HAWKINS-WILLIAMS

Breakfast and lunch and Academic Packets will be available starting Wednesday, March 18 at 58 DPSCD buildings. Students will not be allowed to enter the building:

  • A “grab-and-go” breakfast will be served, Monday – Friday, from 8 a.m. – 10:30 a.m.
  • A “grab-and-go” lunch will be served from 10:30 a.m. – 1 p.m.
  • Academic K-8 learning packets with a focus on Mathematics, English Language Arts, Science and Social Studies can be picked-up at the same 58 school locations listed below.
All school locations listed below are linked to Google Maps for school address and locations.
  • A “grab-and-go” breakfast will be served, Monday – Friday, from 8 a.m. – 10:30 a.m.
  • A “grab-and-go” lunch will be served from 10:30 a.m. – 1 p.m.
  • Academic K-8 learning packets with a focus on Mathematics, English Language Arts, Science and Social Studies can be picked-up at the same 58 school locations listed below.
All school locations listed below are linked to Google Maps for school address and locations.
  1. ACADEMY of AMERICAS @ LOGAN (K-3) 
  2. ANN ARBOR TRAIL 
  3. BATES ACADEMY 
  4. BENNETT 
  5. BETHUNE
  6. BLACKWELL 
  7. BOW 
  8. BROWN, RONALD 
  9. BURTON INTERNATIONAL 
  10. CARLETON 
  11. CARSTENS
  12. CARVER
  13. CENTRAL/DURFEE 
  14. CLARK 
  15. CLEMENTE 
  16. CLIPPERT
  17. CODY HS
  18. COMMUNICATIONS & MEDIA ARTS 
  19. COOKE 
  20. DAVISON 
  21. DENBY 
  22. DETROIT COLLEGIATE PREP HS 
  23. DETROIT INTERNATIONAL ACADEMY 
  24. DIXON
  25. DOSSIN
  26. DOUGLASS ACADEMY 
  27. EAST ENGLISH VILLAGE PREP HS 
  28. ELLINGTON @ BECKHAM 
  29. EMERSON
  30. FISHER UPPER
  31. GARDNER 
  32. GARVEY
  33. GOLIGHTLY ED. CENTER
  34. GOMPERS
  35. GREENFIELD UNION
  36. HAMILTON
  37. HENDERSON
  38. HENRY FORD
  39. HOLMES AL
  40. KING HIGH SCHOOL 
  41. KING, J.R.
  42. LAW 
  43. MACKENZIE 
  44. MANN 
  45. MARK TWAIN 
  46. MUMFORD 
  47. NOBLE
  48. NOLAN 
  49. OSBORN 
  50. PALMER PARK ACADEMY 
  51. PERSHING 
  52. PRIEST 
  53. RENNAISSANCE
  54. SAMPSON 
  55. SOUTHEASTERN 
  56. WAYNE
  57. WESTERN 
  58. WRIGHT, CHARLES 
Posted in Uncategorized | Leave a comment

“Restorin’ E. Warren” Business and Community Meeting

I just found out about this from a friend and it concerns me that this is such a well kept secret.

The “Restorin’ E. Warren” Business and Community Meeting is at the ZAB Cultural Collective tonight, February 20th.
16927 E Warren Ave, Detroit, MI 48224

Agenda

1. Welcome
2. Introductions
3. New Business
4. Library Opening 2./26!
5. Detroit Future City GSI Meeting in April
6. E. Warren Cadieux Planning Study
7. Design Center in a Box
8. Charter One RFP
9. City Report out
10. New Business

 

Posted in Community Meeting, Events | Leave a comment

Detroit City Council Charter Mandated Community Meeting 2-18-2019

The Detroit City Council is holding an Evening Community Meeting in District 4.

Wayne County Community District College – East Campus 5901 Conner St. , Detroit, MI 48213

7:00 PM to 8:30 PM

Representatives of City departments will be present to note complaints, explain departmental plans and policies and assist citizens with resolutions of complaints and concerns
The Detroit Water and Sewerage Department will be present to discuss billing issues, payment plans and other resident concerns.
DTE Energy will be present to discuss tree trim concerns, 4.8 kv hardening/reliability, issues, safety around wire-down and billing issues.
Departments resources table present:

Building, Safety Engineering and Environmental Department

  • Detroit At Works
  • Detroit Animal Care and Control
  • General Services Department
  • Department of Public Works
Community Meeting Announcement

Community Meeting Announcement

Posted in City Council action, Community Meeting, Events | Tagged , , , , | Leave a comment

An Open Letter to the City Council

Dear City Council:
Council member contact information is available by linking to this page, scrolling down. and selecting the picture of a member.
It has come to my attention that the Municipal code has not been updated to reflect the current reality (The establishment of a Community Advisory Council in District 4 by petition):
 
Paragraph (d):
Erroneously reads, “District 4: The Community Advisory Council for District 4 has not yet been established in accordance with Section 9-102 of the Charter.”
 

Please correct this.  I am assuming it will be procedural and non-controversial.

 
This other issue is a little more complicated…
Furthermore, the City Clerk has informed me that CAC candidates will not be in the primary since the Municipal Code specifies the next “General election.”  This conflicts with the City Charter which says the candidates will be in the next election in which all Detroiters may vote.   It also leaves open the possibility that 20 candidates will be on the ballot in the general election for only 5 seats; so the top five vote getters may have a very small percentage of the total vote.  It would seem appropriate to have them in a non-partisan portion of the August primary ballot.  It is customary to have all offices in the primary unless the number of candidates is so small that all would automatically advance to the general election.
 
So I urge the council to look into the possibility of amending this ordinance to include these candidates in the primary if there is sufficient time to do this.
 
Sincerely,
Scotty Boman
District 4 resident.
Successful petitioner for creating a CAC in District 4
Posted in City Council action, Community Advisory Council | Tagged , , , , , | Leave a comment

DISTRICT 4 CHARTER- MANDATED COMMUNITY MEETING – 12-17-2019

Join Mayor Mike Duggan for a District 4 Chartered Mandated Community Meeting. Have questions and comments ready!

12530 Mack Ave, Detroit, MI 48215, USA

The community meeting begins at 7 pm and adjourns promptly at 8:30 PM.

Free parking at the church.

This meeting is part of a series of community meeting as outlined in the 2012 Detroit City Charter.

For more information, please contact Keeley Walker @ (313) 224-3392

Link to event flyer

Link to Detroit government website post.

Posted in Community Advisory Council, Events | Tagged , , , | Leave a comment

Dinner Meeting on CAC November 26

When: 5:30 PM to 8:00 PM. November 26th 2019.

Where: Eastside Community Network 4401 Conner St, Detroit, MI 4821.

Eastside Community Network will hold a meeting on Community Advisory Councils (CAC).

A pre-Thanksgiving dinner will be served and we will include a panel of experts.

Organized by Donna Givens, President & Chief Executive Officer of the Eastside Community Network and Jefferson Chalmers Community resident.

Check back to see if it is rescheduled.

Contact Donna Givens dgivens[AT]ecn-detroit.org if you know of experts who may be added to the panel.

Organization website:
http://www.ecn-detroit.org/

4401 Connor Eastside Community Netwrk

Posted in Community Advisory Council, Events | Tagged , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Dinner Meeting on CAC Nov. 12 CANCELLED

This event is cancelled.

When: 5:30 PM to 8:00 PM. November 12th 2019.

Where: Eastside Community Network 4401 Conner St, Detroit, MI 48215.

Eastside Community Network will hold a meeting on Community Advisory Councils (CAC).

Dinner will be served and we will include a panel of experts.

Organized by Donna Givens, President & Chief Executive Officer of the Eastside Community Network and Jefferson Chalmers Community resident.

Check back to see if it is rescheduled.

Contact Donna Givens dgivens[AT]ecn-detroit.org if you know of experts who may be added to the panel.

Organization website:
http://www.ecn-detroit.org/

Posted in Community Advisory Council, Events | Tagged , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Facial Recognition Hearing for District 4

Councilman Spivey wants to hear from you on facial recognition policy…

Monday November 4th

6:00 PM to 7:30 PM.
Wayne County Community College District. Eastern Campus
Regional Training Center Room
5901 Conner St. Detroit, MI 48213

Charter Mandated Meeting Follows Postponed

This meeting will be followed by the District 4 Mandated Community Meeting at 7:00 PM… just down the street:

Join Mayor Mike Duggan for a District 4 Chartered Mandated Community Meeting .

Jemison Temple
12530 Mack Ave.
Detroit, MI 48215

The community meeting begins at 7 pm and adjourns promptly at 8:30 pm.

Free parking at the church.

This meeting is part of a series of community meeting as outlined in the 2012 Detroit City Charter.

For more information, please contact Keeley Walker @ (313) 224-3392

Posted in Events | Tagged | Leave a comment

State of the District 2019

Monday October 28th 2019.

6:00 PM to 7:30 PM.
Wayne County Community College District. Eastern Campus
Reginal Training Center Room
5901 Conner St. Detroit, MI 48213

Councilman Andre Spivey, representatives from Housing & Revitalization, Planning and Development, and the I-94 Modernization Project Team will be present to provide updates on current projects & plans.

For more information contact the office directly at (313) 224-4841.

Posted in Community Advisory Council, Events | Tagged , , , , | Leave a comment

Website Re-tasked to Educate People on Community Advisory Council

This website is dedicated to raising public awareness about the new Community Advisory Council (CAC) in Detroit’s Fourth District.  I am Scotty Boman, the petitioner whose efforts are responsible for creating the CAC.  Since I already owned a website for my 2017 Board of Police Commissioner campaign, I decided to re-task it for the more timely purpose of informing people about this most recent addition to Detroit’s local government.

When the members of the council are elected, I hope they set up a website that belongs to the CAC.  If it is a paid site they will need to obtain an EIN and set up a business account at a bank.  They will need to be supported by voluntary donations.  I know from experience that this isn’t very expensive.  If they need any help I will be glad to lend a hand.

The receipt I was given upon filing the petitions is here:

https://boman4detroit.files.wordpress.com/2019/10/petitionfilingreceipt.pdf

The confirmation letter that the petitions were approved is here:

https://boman4detroit.files.wordpress.com/2019/10/cac-confirmationd4.pdf

 

Posted in Community Advisory Council | Leave a comment