Mayor Mike Duggan is live at the Brewster Wheeler Rec Center, a building next to the now almost demolished Brewster Douglas housing projects. Sounds like they are going to try and redevelop the building. We'll update this chain as we learn more. Read more about the building and how it was previously threatened with demo here.
They have announced a request for proposals to redevelop the building. But you can't read it yet.
More details on the Brewster Wheeler Recreation Center RFP will be in http://t.co/79tNYN3vWN later today.— Mayor Mike Duggan (@MayorMikeDuggan) August 28, 2014
Update 10:30 a.m. The RFP has been posted online. In summary, the City of Detroit is seeking qualified development entities to re-development the 6.2 acre site which is the former Brewster Recreation Center. The site currently contains an approximately 51,780 square foot one and two story brick structure.
· Rec Center Next To Brewster Projects Is Probably Dunzo Too [Curbed Detroit]
· Previous Brewster Douglass Coveragee [Curbed Detroit]