“When I moved here, I thought I had died and gone to heaven.”
That was Catherine Costner’s reaction after moving to her eastside neighborhood some 40 years ago.
But since then, the community has been scarred by abandoned homes and blight. “It makes me feel sick. I don’t think I should have to live like this,” said Costner.
At The Neighborhoods, we’re interested in hearing from everybody in Detroit about what matters most to you.
Do you have a story to tell about what your community group is doing in the neighborhood? Tell us.
Do you have a story to tell about a home that needs to come down in your neighborhood? Tell us.