A brand new, $30 million state-of-the-art training center for future carpenters and millwrights is coming to Detroit’s west side.
Plans were announced Monday afternoon during a press conference that featured city officials and leaders from the Statewide Michigan Carpenters and Millwrights Joint Apprenticeship and Training Fund.
The program currently has administrative and training centers spread across southeastern Michigan and the rest of the state. The new building will consolidate all of its operations under one roof.
A community meeting will be held for residents in and around the Russell Woods and Nardin Park areas to recommendations from the City of Detroit’s Planning Department on Strategic Neighborhood Fund-related improvements to the area on Thursday night.
After a series of community meetings, the Planning Department will unveil its plans based comments and other feedback from residents over the next year, culminating in a final meeting tentatively scheduled in January 2019.
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