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The Old Packard Plant in 2012. (WWJ Photo/Mike Campbell)

September Auction Planned For Banksy Art Found In Detroit’s Packard Plant

It features a figure of a child holding a bucket of red paint and brush alongside the message: “I remember when all this was trees.”

WWJ Newsradio 950–07/31/2015

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Seen in Detroit: April 23-29

Each week, CBS 62’s Detroit Proud will deliver photos captured by local Detroiters. Tag your photos of local happenings with #DetroitProud or #SeenInDetroit for your chance to have your photography featured in an upcoming post!

CBS 62–04/30/2015

(credit: Jon Hewett/WWJ)

Company Renovating Building At Old Packard Car Plant Complex

The Display Group, an event specialist company, is spending $750,000 on renovating Building 22 on the 40-acre site.

WWJ Newsradio 950–04/24/2015

Packard Plant in Detroit. (WWJ Photo/Mike Campbell)

Demolition Underway, But Developer Hopes To Preserve Parts Of Decaying Packard Plant

Some preliminary demolition is underway at Detroit’s historic Packard Plant, to prepare the sprawling complex of abandoned buildings for an ambitious redevelopment project.

WWJ Newsradio 950–10/21/2014

Packard Plant in Detroit. (WWJ Photo/Mike Campbell)

Crews Begin Demolition Of Packard Plant

Peruvian developer Fernando Palazuelo bought the 40-acre site last year and wants to bring in apartments, retail, high-tech entrepreneurs, light industrial operations and artist studios.

CBS Detroit–10/17/2014

(Kathryn Larson/WWJ)

Owner Says Big Plans Ahead For Packard Plant

Fernando Palazuelo said he has recently had several offers for the site — and he hasn’t budged.

WWJ Newsradio 950–06/28/2014

(WWJ Photo/Mike Campbell)

Timeline Set For Packard Plant Redevelopment Master Plan

The owner of Detroit’s blighted Packard car plant complex said he hopes to finish a master redevelopment plan for the site within three to four months.

WWJ Newsradio 950–03/21/2014

Packard Plant in Detroit. (WWJ Photo/Mike Campbell)

Dilapidated Packard Plant Property Finally Sold

It’s taken months, but the sale of the old Packard Plant on Detroit’s east side is complete.

WWJ Newsradio 950–01/02/2014

(WWJ Photo/Mike Campbell)

Prospective Packard Plant Buyer Plans To Live At Site

A prospective buyer of a sprawling former car plant that for years has been a symbol of Detroit’s decline says he plans to live at the site as he redevelops the property.

WWJ Newsradio 950–11/26/2013

(WWJ Photo/Mike Campbell)

Chicago Man Misses Deadline For Packard Plant

Officials have turned to yet another bidder after a Chicago developer missed a payment deadline in his bid for the crumbling Packard Plant.

WWJ Newsradio 950–11/16/2013

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