Current Projects

The DDA’s Current Projects

Way Finding Signs on Main StreetThe Ann Arbor DDA is continually underway with a wide variety of projects and programs to address current needs and work toward improving downtown.

Downtown Ann Arbor projects in 2017 will include the following:

  • Grants for alternative transportation programs – improved transit service, bike amenities, and the go!pass.
  • Streetscape design in the South University area and 5th & Detroit Streets
  • An improvement project at the 4th & William parking structure to add a new stair tower and 2 new elevators
  • On-going sidewalk repairs and tree planting
  • Benchmarking downtown activity and vitality
  • Support for downtown events and vibrancy – grants for special event meter bags, holiday lights, flower planting, and more