DETROIT (AP) — The Michigan Historic Preservation Network and the Detroit Land Bank Authority are presenting a walking tour showcasing vacant houses in an eastside neighborhood.
Organizers say the Aug. 18 Vacant not Blighted event is intended to highlight the beauty and potential of homes in Detroit’s Riverbend/Jefferson Chalmers area.READ MORE: 'Our Goal Is To Be 100% Balance,' City Clerk Janice Winfrey Prepares For August 3rd Primary Elections, Wants Ballots Balanced
It will feature storytelling about the community with stops outside three Land Bank-owned homes.Mask Guidance For Vaccinated Covers 46% Of Mich. Population
Michigan Historic Preservation Network Executive Director Nancy Finegood says “learning about a building’s past inspires people to see these empty houses as potential future homes, rather than another future demolition.”
Information on buying and renovating historic homes also will be available.MORE NEWS: Canadian Trucker Freed, Says He's Victim Of Marijuana Scam
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