We also posted 21 photos taken from inside the historic, abandoned building.
Fires burned longer and caused more damage because of inoperable hydrants and the rapidly declining condition of the city’s rigs.
Before the city closed down the “underground” masquerade for alleged violations, the neighborhood carnival-like bash attracted more than 2,000 people.
Billionaire Matty Moroun has pledged for years to clean up the Michigan Central Station, one of Detroit’s most iconic symbols of decay.
More than a third of the houses and buildings are vacant in eight Detroit neighborhoods.
A task force charged with tackling blight released a sobering, unprecedented report today detailing the scope of decay in Detroit.
Quick-acting police saved another Detroit school from destruction.
The 60-year exodus from Detroit has turned city blocks into picturesque urban prairies.
The city is woefully behind in shutting off water to thousands of vacant buildings – at a cost to all water users.
Over the past two months, we’ve chronicled what’s left of the plant – blocks of crumbling buildings, ravaged by scrappers, fire and extreme weather.