Detroit Development Tracker

Book Depository

2025 14th St.

Status:Under construction

What's happening?

As part of its Michigan Central innovation district, Ford Motor Company is renovating the Book Depository building, an abandoned structure formerly used by Detroit's public school district. When complete in 2022, the building will be a mixed-use maker space, offering co-working areas, hands-on labs and innovation studios. The development will include an exterior plaza and cafe.

Sources: Detroit Free Press, Michigan Central

What are the property details?

Parcel ID:10005306-9
Taxpayer address:1 AMERICAN RD., WHQ ROOM 612 DEARBORN MI 48126
Dimensions:500 ft by 257 ft

Where is it?

What does it look like?

A cool cat.

Book Depository building. Credit: Michigan Central

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The page was last updated at 7:03pm on 3/31/23.