Detroit Blight Authority
Bill Pulte said they cleared about 1,000 lots in Detroit. Now, they’ll help to revive Pontiac block by block.
The Detroit Blight Authority is hoping to knock down 67 blighted buildings and clear 21 blocks of brush and debris by the spring.
It was reading about a teenage girl in Detroit who feared for her safety on the walk to school that inspired Bill Pulte.
With Detroit’s fiscal woes simmering and threat of an Emergency Manager looming, Mayor Dave Bing said he wishes the local media would stop focusing all of its attention on the negative and show the Motor City some love.