Time is running out for a developer to transform Detroit’s symbol of industrial decline into housing, restaurants, retail space, offices and a hotel.
Many of the abandoned homes are gutted, burned and in dangerous, underserved neighborhoods.
Packard owner Dominic Cristini was shocked to hear the news when we contacted him this afternoon.
The art deco-style theater on Harper Avenue has struggled with break-ins and assaults as the area surrounding it continues to crumble under abandonment and poverty.
The former St. Stanislaus Catholic Church in old Poletown is for sale.