“Youth Connection” Get To Work On Belle Isle

Rodney Stokes, Special Advisor to Gov. Rick Snyder talks about changes we'll see on Belle Isle.
Belle Isle (PSweeting) Rodney Stokes, Special Advisor to Gov. Rick Snyder talks about changes we'll see on Belle Isle.
In hard hat with work boots slung over her shoulder and tool belt strapped around her waist is Dr. Grenae Dudley of the Youth Connection works with scores of teens who have been learning about wildlife, plants and helping to rehab one of the comfort stations on Belle Isle.
Belle Isle 2 (PSweeting) In hard hat with work boots slung over her shoulder and tool belt strapped around her waist is Dr. Grenae Dudley of the Youth Connection works with scores of teens who have been learning about wildlife, plants and helping to rehab one of the comfort stations on Belle Isle.
Students standing on the stairway at the Belle Isle Casino -- location of the "All In For Belle Isle" campaign kick-off. (WWj/Pat Sweeting)
Belle Isle 3 (PSweeting) Scores of teens learn about wildlife, plants on Belle Isle.
Scores of teens learn about wildlife, plants and helping to rehab one of the comfort stations on Belle Isle.
Belle Isle 4 (PSweeting) Scores of teens learn about wildlife, plants and helping to rehab one of the comfort stations on Belle Isle.
Scores of teens learn about wildlife, plants and helping to rehab one of the comfort stations on Belle Isle.
Belle Isle 5 (PSweeting) Scores of teens learn about wildlife, plants and helping to rehab one of the comfort stations on Belle Isle.
All over the island, visitors will see piles of freshly sawn tree limbs and tree trunks waiting for the grinder. (credit: Pat Sweeting/WWJ)
Belle Isle 6 (PSweeting) All over the island, visitors will see piles of freshly sawn tree limbs and tree trunks waiting for the grinder. (credit: Pat Sweeting/WWJ)
The Department of Natural Resources is now in the process of chopping down and grinding diseased and dying trees.
Belle Isle 7 (PSweeting) The Department of Natural Resources is now in the process of chopping down and grinding diseased and dying trees.
Categories: Local News

Latest Galleries

Miller Lite Field of Dreams - 2016
Detroit Tigers @ Minnesota Twins 9-20-16
Comerica Bank VIP Party - 9.24.16
Detroit Tigers @ Cleveland Indians 9-18-16
Detroit Lions Vs. Tennessee Titans 9-18-16
Michigan Vs. Colorado 9-17-16
Michigan State @ Notre Dame 9-17-16
Detroit Tigers Vs. Minnesota Twins 9-14-16

One Comment

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s

More From CBS Detroit

Best Fall Festivals In Metro DetroitFrom music to art to special events, there's a little something for everyone's delight.
Best 4th Of July Concerts In Metro DetroitStaying home this weekend? Celebrate the 4th of July by rocking out at one of these shows.
Hump Day Drinks: 8 Cheery Cocktail RecipesNow that you've made it through half the work week, it's time to celebrate!

Watch & Listen