Research and Analysis

David Whitaker
Director

Coleman A. Young Municipal Center
Two Woodward Ave, Suite 208
Detroit, MI  48226

(313) 224-4946 (office)
(313) 224-4336 (fax)
TTY: 711 or (800) 649-3777

E-mail: LegislativePolicy@detroitmi.gov
Contact Person:  Analine Powers, Ph.D.

Mission
  • The Division, through its Director, is charged with the duty to investigate, research and analyze any matter referred by the City Council.
Goals & Objectives
  • Citizens' feedback on City Council issues; pending ordinances, developments through surveys.
  • Web access to Detroit City Code.
  • Place Neighborhood Resources Guide online.
New Initiatives
  • Online training opportunities for Staff - RAD/City Council.
  • Online citizen access to RAD final reports to the City Council, video clips, City Council meetings, Council reports, and special hearings.
  • Translation of Neighborhood Resources Guide into Spanish, Arabic and French.