Rigs broke down, hydrants malfunctioned and arsonists grew bolder in March, the most destructive month yet this year in Detroit.
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Nearly 40 fires – most of them suspected arsons – broke out in houses, apartments and garages between Thursday and Friday morning in Detroit.
But there is no app to fix the brick house on the city’s east side.
Investigators believe someone fire-bombed the Birthday Cake House on Heidelberg Street.
Battling fires is a constant struggle in a city with thousands of malfunctioning fire hydrants, an inadequate number of firefighters and 85,000 abandoned structures.
Bidding ends today on two art-festooned houses and a vacant lot adorned with installations.
Losing the three properties could break up significant sections of the project.
The fire gutted the house in an area already decimated by arsons, abandonment and neglect.
The fire broke out shortly before 11:30 p.m. on MacKay near Davison and I-75 and spread to two occupied houses and an abandoned one.