The art project is aimed at raising money to demolish blighted Detroit houses, but Mayor Mike Duggan’s administration is not on board.
It was a rare but exciting moment for one of the nation’s busiest fire stations: Detroit was just 15 minutes shy of having no house fires in 24 hours.
Failures in the Fire Department are prompting calls for Fire Commissioner Don Austin to retire.
Many of the abandoned homes are gutted, burned and in dangerous, underserved neighborhoods.
On Sunday afternoon, Larry paced outside while flames spread through four neighboring, vacant houses on the east side.