Join the MDA

Downtowns have intensive public and private capital investment.
Downtown Dearborn

As a member of the MDA, you will be part of a statewide network that is committed to promoting and supporting the development, revitalization, improvement, and growth of Michigan communities and downtowns.

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Who Are Members of the MDA?
  • Downtown Agencies
  • Cities
  • Townships
  • Economic Development Organizations
  • Chambers of Commerce
  • Businesses
  • Individuals
Why Join the MDA?
  • Advocacy
  • Education
  • Networking
  • Visibility
  • Resources
Membership Plans
  • Municipal or Public Agency (dues amount based on overall Downtown budget)
  • Business (dues based on number of employees)
  • Non-profit
  • Individual
  • Student
  • Associate Business (combine membership with sponsorship opportunities)

 “The first thing I always recommend to anyone who is interested in a career in downtown development is to join the MDA for the resources and the
wealth of knowledge that the organization provides.”
Elizabeth Morse, Downtown Sparta