Community Development Council

Livable Memphis

Community Development Council

Livable Memphis

What's Happening Now

PeopleforBikes talks MEMFix in their Quick Builds for Better Streets guide. Choose901 has the scoop. 

ioby's #TrickOutMyTrip Match Campaign is here! Applications for small-scale projects to improve commuting - bike racks, benches, seats, and more - are due by May 20th!

May is National Bike Month! Join us on May 16th in Frayser at Ed Rice Community Center to learn about the Memphis Walkability Toolkit, and then on May 23rd as we take Pizza with Planners on the road to the Hampline.
Click here to register for the Home Delivery in Frayser on May 16th. 
Click here to register for Bike to Work Day on May 20th. 
Click here to register for the Bike Ride on May 23rd. 

 

Member Spotlight

Our newest member spotlight is on The Works, Inc, a community development corporation located in South Memphis. The Works, a CDC born from the work of St. Andrew AME Church, has a rich history and presence within its neighborhood. Their mission is to rebuild, restore and renew families and the environments in which they live through housing, social services, and economic development.

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About Us

Community Development Council of Greater Memphis (CD Council) is a coalition of organizations and individuals who support the development and redevelopment of healthy, vibrant, attractive, and economically sustainable neighborhoods throughout the Memphis region. We accomplish this through policy and advocacy; community engagement and civic engagement; and capacity building programs for community development organizations. 

Livable Memphis, a program within CD Council, promotes the same priorities with a special focus on growth and development issues – including land use and transportation – and on increasing public participation in planning and development decisions. 

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