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A Closer Look At This Morning's Demo Zone Park Plans

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As mentioned this morning in a LIVE BLOG extravaganza, five Southwest buildings are being replaced by park space with some help from the Greening of Detroit. Here's a look at the plans they released. Will Summer 2012 be officially known as the one in which Detroit Demo'd Down? Today was the official kick off of a 90-day effort to remove 1,500 of 40,000 dangerous and abandoned structures. As the Freep put it, we gotta lose these things so that "prostitutes can no longer turn tricks and fires can no longer burn" within them.

· We're LIVE On the Scene For Mayor Bing's Next Demo Project [Curbed Detroit]
· Southwest residents applaud as Bing presides over demolition of 3 abandoned buildings [Freep]