As Detroit looks to build technology hubs, collaboration becomes key

With the DCI proposed as another anchor for the district — the first is the $862.9 million Little Caesars Arena for the Detroit Red Wings and Detroit Pistons — the Related and Olympia team envision a new hotel on the unused land south of the arena, new office and retail space on the Woodward-fronting surface parking lots for Comerica Park, more commercial development along Columbia Street and affordable and market-rate residential space along Park Avenue.

Ross and Ilitch earlier this year received a $100 million earmark from the state for the development of their campus.

Officials at UM did not