Important Information

The Standard of ‘Who To Call’

 

Do you know your Block Captain? Would you like to be a Block Captain?  Do you

know   YOU   are the Eyes and Ears of your street?

 

Do you know who to call for a non-emergency problem?

Answer:  Call:  Eastern Police district 313-596-5900, when it starts ringing, 

hit ‘0’ (to talk to the duty Supervisor)

http://www.detroitmi.gov/Departments/PoliceDepartment/tabid/141/Default.aspx

 

Do you know What police precinct is assigned to Cornerstone Village (CSV)?

Answer:  The 5th precinct at the Eastern Police district

The address of the Eastern district police precinct is:  11187 Gratiot Ave. 48213-1337

The Captain for the 5th precinct is: Mark Bliss

The Neighborhood Police Officers (NPO) are:

Herman King           email address  KingH990@detroitmi.gov

Deborah Gaines      email address  GainesD548@detroitmi.gov

Shawnee Robins     email address  RobinsS275@detroitmi.gov

Haidera Hollins        email address  HollinsH###@detroitmi.gov

 

Do you know who your District 4’s Dept. of Neighborhoods leaders are and their

function? Answer:

O’Dell Tate – District Manager – Tel. 313 236-3518 or  313-224-4415

Email address:  tateo@detroitmi.gov

Toson Knight  Assistant Dist. Manager – Tel: 313-236-3520 or 313-224-4415

Email address: KnightT@detroitmi.gov

Address:  4401 Connor (Inside Warren Connor Development Coalition)

They are responsible for your response to Blight issues;  such as::Abandoned

houses/buildings, illegal Dumping, overgrown lots, code enforcement, squatters,

scrappers, nuisance

 

Do you know the email address for the Break and Enter task Force?

Answer:  dpded.betf@yahoo.com  You would email them for non-emergency situations (If you

Can, discreetly take pictures and attach to the email), 

 

Do you know how to contact the MEC Security Patrol group to report suspicious

activities in the community?

Answer:  Call: 313-460-5447, their website is:  www.mecpatrol.org

 

Do you know who to call for general city information?

Answer: City of Detroit    http://www.detroitmi.gov/

Call: 313-224-7128

 

Do you know the number and email address to Mayor Mike Duggan?

Answer: Email address: emailmike@detroitmi.gov

 

Call: 313-224-3400

 

 

Do you know you can access an online library with the ordinance codes for the city?

Answer:  The municode library   http://www.municode.com/library/MI/Detroit

((a) go to the link above, (b) click ‘view Detroit Code of Ordinances’, (c) in the Search

window, enter a word describing the ordinance you are searching for. (for more info

contact the City Clerk’s office at 224-3270).

 

Do you know who to call to get a city ordinance if you do not have access to a computer?

Answer:  City Clerk 

Call: 313-224-3270

 

Do you know there is a city ordinance against debris and illegal dumping?

Answer:  Ordinance# 15-02, Sec. 22-2-83 (illegal dump)  Sec. 22-2-88 (solid waste)

Call:  Dept. of public works, Environmental Enforcement div.  at 313-876-0974

(remember to get a complaint/reference number)

 

Do you know there is a city ordinance against high weeds and grass?

Answer:  Ordinance# 9-1-104

Call:  Dept. of public works, Environmental Enforcement div. at 313-876-0974

(remember to get a complaint/reference number)

 

Do you know there is a city ordinance of courville containers left on street no sooner than 6p.m. the day prior to scheduled collection day and be removed no later than

9p.m. the day of the collection

Answer:  Ordinance# 15-02, Sec. 22-2-42

Call:  Dept. of public works, Environmental Enforcement div. at 313-876-0974

(remember to get a complaint/reference number)

 

Do you know basketball rims in the streets or on the curb are illegal?

Answer:  Ordinance code 1964, section 50-1-12

Call:  313-596-5900, when it starts ringing, hit ‘0’ and email dpded.betf@yahoo.com

 

Do you know there is a city ordinance against excessive loud noise?

Answer:  Ordinance# 8-01, Sec. 36-1-1

Call:  313-596-5900, when it starts ringing, hit ‘0’ and email dpded.betf@yahoo.com

 

Do you know who to call if you have a rodent problem?

Answer:  Dept. of public works, Environmental Enforcement div. at 

Call:  313-876-0974   (you may have to call back several times for the treatment)

(remember to get a complaint/reference number)

 

Do you know who to call if you see loose dogs roaming in the area?

Answer:  Detroit Animal Control 

 

Call: 313-224-6356    (If no response or if a dangerous situation, Call 911)

 

Do you know there is a special hotline for citizens to call and report abandoned

vehicles and request special enforcement for illegally parked vehicles?

Answer:  Division 4 Section 55-6-85 of the City Code

Call: 313-221-2558. Enforcement officers will respond within 30 minutes in most cases.  (A vehicle is deemed abandoned if: The vehicle is on a public street, highway, alley or public place for

48 continuous hours or more and appears to be unclaimed, discarded or deserted.)

Please also see the link: http://www.detroitmi.gov/News/tabid/3196/ctl/ReadDefault/mid/4561/ArticleId/350/Default.aspx

 

Do you know who to call to report damaged or missing stop signs, street name signs

or any other traffic control signs,

Answer: Dept. of Public Works, Traffic Engineering Sign Shop 

Call: 313-224-1610

 

Do you know who to call concerning trash, bulk, yard waste and recycling

collection?

Answer: RIZZO Environmental Services

Call: 1-888-877-4996  website: http://www.rizzoservices.com/DetroitResidents.asp

 

Do you know who to call to report burned out or broken Street Lights?

Answer: Call Detroit Public Lighting at 313-267-8140   (remember to get a complaint/reference number)

 

Do you know who to call to report Traffic signal malfunction, Wire Down,

Answer: Detroit Public Lighting 

Call: 313-224-0500        (remember to get a complaint/reference number)

 

Do you know who to call to report Illegal water use (theft)

Answer: Detroit Water and Sewerage 

Call: 313-267-8000        (remember to get a complaint/reference number)

 

Do you know who to call to report illegal use of Lights/Heating

Answer: DTE (DeTroit Edison – Energy) Power theft hotline 

Call: 1-800-441-6698

(remember to get a complaint/reference number)

 

Do you know who to call to report children skipping school

Answer: Truancy Officer 

Call: 313-866-2200, ext. 246

 

Do you know who to call to report suspicious activity anonymously?

Answer: Crime Stoppers   www.1800speakup.org

  Call: 1-800-773-2587

 

Do you know who to call to report suspicious car theft anonymously?

Answer:  H.E.A.T.   (Help Eliminate Auto Theft)    www.miheat.org

Call: 1-800-242-4328

 

Do you know the website for the Online Auction?

Answer: http://www.buildingdetroit.org

 

 

Do you know Your State Rep. that is in this area and do you know he attends the CSV

meetings?* Answer:  Brian Banks   1-888-254-5291 (Assistant: Ken Whittaker)

http://001.housedems.com

 

Do you know Your District 4 Councilmember that is in this area and do you know he

(and/or his Assistant) attends the CSV meeting?*

Answer:  Andre’ Spivey   313-224-4841 (Assistant: LaWanda Hails (Ruffin))  

http://www.detroitmi.gov/CityCouncil/CouncilMemberAndr%C3%A9LSpiveyDistrict4.aspx

 

Do you know Councilmember Spivey has a website for District 4?

Answer:  Yes, called www.districtd4.com

 

Do you know Your State Senator that is in this area and do you know that he attends

the CSV meetings?* Answer:  Coleman Young II  1-866-770-6101

http://young.senatedems.com/

 

Do you know Your Wayne Commissioner that is in this area and do you know he

attends the CSV meetings?*

Answer:  Tim Killeen   313-224-0920    http://www.waynecounty.com/commission/district1.htm

 

Do you know Your Police Commissioner that is in this area and do you know he

Has attend the CSV meetings?*

Answer:  Willie Bell   email address: webellcomm4@gmail.com Tel# 313-268-8831

http://www.detroitmi.gov/DepartmentsandAgencies/BoardofPoliceCommissioners.aspx

 

 

*This is not campaigning for candidates; These Representatives currently service our area. 

 

Do you know the Cornerstone Village’s website?

Answer:  https://cornerstonevillage.wordpress.com/

 

  Do you know the Cornerstone Village’s Facebook page?

Answer:  https://www.facebook.com/cornerstonevillagedetroit

 

  Do you know there is a link to make a donation to CSV using PayPal?

Answer:  Cornerstone Village Paypal

 

(CSV is a 501(c)3 non-profit organization, contributions are appreciated and tax deductible

to the extent of the law. You can also send a check or money order donation to:

Cornerstone Village, P.O. Box 36696, Detroit, MI.  48236-0696

    You can designate a donation for specific purposes:

1. General Funds 2. Newsletter Printing & Distribution 3. Board-up Projects

4. Graphic Arts Design & Projects 5. Cornerstone Village Signs 6. Photos and Presentation Materials

7. Refreshments 8. Garden Fund

Do you know how to contact Jim, The CSV President?

Answer:  by email:  Cornerstone.village@yahoo.com

by Tel#:    313-882-1838    

 

       Cornerstone Village (CSV) Meetings are held monthly on the 3rd Saturday; 

        10a.m. at Salem Memorial Lutheran Church, 21230 Moross, Detroit, MI.  48236.

 

Do you know Cornerstone Village has a Community Garden?

Answer:  It is located on the corner of Hereford and Southampton

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