The vote closes the book on a 2015 deal that gave the city five acres of Moroun-owned land and $3 million for Riverside Park.
Brian Allnutt, Planet Detroit
Hubbard Richard residents aim to stop Moroun land transfer
If passed, the land transfer would be the last piece of a 2015 deal in which the Morouns gave the city 5 acres and $3 million for Riverside Park in exchange for the land needed for the second bridge span.
Southwest residents seek answers about Moroun-owned truck yard
Southwest Detroit residents convened last week at Donovan’s Pub seeking answers about recent activity at a property belonging to the Moroun-owned real estate company Crown Enterprises at Toledo and 25th Street.
Morouns using riverfront concrete operation to force land transfer
Residents oppose permit sought by Moroun-owned Hercules Concrete to store materials on the Detroit riverfront, arguing it will increase in pollution and truck traffic.
Detroit’s new parks plan focuses on neighborhood access
The city’s plan aims to bring greenspace within a 10-minute walk for more Detroiters over the next decade.
Detroit’s incinerator is coming down. Now, neighbors want a say in repairing toxic legacy.
Detroit has reassured neighbors that they will include community voices in the next steps, but advocates and residents cite a lack of public. engagement