Southwest Detroiters Demand Marathon Oil Buy Their Homes: ‘Our Kids Can’t Live In This Kind Of Mess’
A small, but vocal, group of southwest Detroit homeowners is demanding that Marathon buy them out of the neighborhood.
Pet coke is burned as fuel in cement kilns and power plants.
A state agency canceled an event to honor the safety record of a Detroit oil refinery where a recent fire prompted evacuations.
Marathon Oil is getting more takers for their offer to buy neighboring homes in southwest Detroit to make more for a refinery expansion.
Crews are still working round the clock to clean up an oil spill in White Oak Township.