City Investments

Public
  • More than $3 million from various State departments through Cool City designation
  • More than $2.8 million for streetscape enhancements
  • Nearly $500,000 for a Riverwalk Trail, connecting downtown with the Armory Arts Village
  • About $10 million from a citywide millage for City Hall renovations
  • More than $1.5 million since 1994 for exterior renovations through Façade Improvement
  • More than $250,000 to turn underutilized space into residential units through the MSHDA Residential Rental Rehabilitation Program
Private
  • Nearly $4.5 million for the new headquarters for the Anesthesia Business Consultants
  • Approximately $600,000 for the expansion of Daryl’s Downtown
  • More than $113 in construction of the new Consumers Energy headquarters
  • Development of City View Lofts a warehouse converted into 26 high-end lofts
  • Rehabilitation of the County Senior Center into downtown retail space including Swan Creek Candle Co. and Lenny’s Sub Shop
  • New construction of the Miller Office Building
  • Multi-million dollar investment for the Armory Arts Project