Crews Start Demolishing Vacant Housing Project Where Joe Louis, Supremes Lived Before Stardom

Editorial: City housing policy needs to be updated

He acknowledged the Brewsters lore as the proving grounds for Diana Ross, Florence Ballard and Mary Wilson before joining Motown Records a half-century ago as well as the training ground for Louis, who trained at the nearby Brewster-Wheeler Recreation Center. The city also said the complex, abandoned in 2008, was the nations first federally funded housing development for African-Americans when it opened in 1935. Still, history cant erase current reality: The buildings on the edge of downtown have become a haven for crime and arson, as well as an eyesore on our citys landscape, he said.
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BEIJING, CHINA - SEPTEMBER 06:  A Chinese reporter stands the waterfront to see a 18 meters high rubber duck at Beijing Garden Expo Park on September 6, 2013 in Beijing, China. After touring 13 cities in 10 countries, a gaint rubber duck designed by Dutch artist Florentijn Hofman will float first at Beijing Garden Expo Park and then at the Summer Palace from September to October in Beijing.  (Photo by Feng Li/Getty Images)

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