Office of the Vice President for Global Communications

Tuesday, March 6, 2012

Downtown Development Authority seeks university input through survey

The Ann Arbor Downtown Development Authority is seeking input from the university community to help shape a vision for four blocks in downtown Ann Arbor.

The survey is the first outreach effort for the Connecting William Street initiative, a planning process dedicated to crafting strategies to transform five city-owned parking areas into uses that will better serve the community.

The areas are the Library Lot, the Old Y Lot, the ground floor of the 4th & William Parking Structure, the Palio Lot, and the Kline Lot in downtown Ann Arbor.

Faculty and staff input can help the DDA understand the community’s priorities for these sites and allow community members an opportunity to share their vision for this section of downtown.

It should take less than ten minutes to complete the survey. To access it go to