We, the undersigned, the stakeholders of the Ferndale Downtown Development Authority (DDA) and proposed expansion area of the Ferndale DDA boundaries, hereby pledge our support for the Ferndale DDA/PSD Initiative which includes the expansion of the Ferndale DDA/Principal Shopping District (PSD) boundaries and the creation of a PSD Assessment, and urge all members of the Ferndale City Council to publicly support and approve this DDA/PSD Initiative. We believe the DDA/PSD Initiative will improve the economy in Ferndale and will provide much needed programs and services for the businesses within the Ferndale DDA and expansion area. This is a plea to our leaders to allow us to grow our businesses and sustain Downtown Ferndale into the future.
The Ferndale DDA (Downtown Development Authority), a Main Street Oakland County community, is a non-profit public entity that is focused on the revitalization of Downtown Ferndale. Our mission is to create and sustain a diverse, distinctive and vibrant urban downtown district with small-town charm that serves a broad trade area including the Ferndale community, Metro Detroit area, and out-of-state and international visitors by providing support and leadership to the downtown business community, volunteers, residents, property owners, real estate and development professionals utilizing the Main Street Approach of economic development, design, promotions and organization.
To learn more about the Ferndale DDA, go to http://www.downtownferndale.com