December 3, 2023

The Metropolis of Detroit kicked off Friday the very first part of Renew Detroit, a $45 million program that may pay for dwelling repairs for two,000 very low-earnings senior residents and disabled Detroit inhabitants. The initially 200 roof replacements are anticipated to be total this fall, officers defined.

The kick-off will come because the metropolis opens functions Saturday for stage two of the strategy, which is able to go over roof or window different.

“One in every of my most pressing priorities is sustaining longtime Detroiters, who may have nonetheless left the metropolis however didn’t, to remain of their residences,” Mayor Mike Duggan said in a assertion. “A lot of them are senior residents who solely simply can’t pay for the worth of a brand new roof or all new dwelling home windows to make their dwelling innocent for them. These days is an illustration to those people who their metropolis is true right here to help them.”