Community Meetings Start Monday On Detroit Parks OverhaulMayor Mike Duggan announced the $11.7 million plan earlier this month.
40 Detroit Parks, Playgrounds In Line For $11.7M Overhaul“As we bring back neighborhoods across this city, we are making sure we bring back the neighborhood parks along with them.”
Tree Planting At Contaminated Detroit Park Prompts Concern"This is unconscionable - against humanity...I say you're doing this only because we're black people."
Detroit Mayor Says Adoptions Will Keep More Parks Open, Maintained This SeasonMike Duggan says Duggan the city has doubled the number of seasonal workers and is committed to maintaining 150 parks.
Businesses Step Up To Help Keep Detroit Parks OpenDonations from businesses and federal grants will allow Detroit to keep open 50 public parks and keep recreation programs running.
As Belle Isle Hangs In Balance, Other Parks Need MakeoverUp Jefferson Avenue from Belle Isle are several other parks, including Riverfront-Lakewood East Park at the end of Alter Road, that have not been maintained.