Tuesday, November 17, 2015

Detroit Neighborhood Says No To Veterans, Yes To Dogs?

Can't top this one for right after Veterans Day! It seems a neighborhood in Detroit prefers to be able to walk their dogs than take care of veterans.
“This development would further curtail what many Woodbridge residents use as a dog-walking path and ski trail,” members of the Woodbridge Citizen Districts Council wrote to the Detroit’s City Planning Commission, objecting to the relocation of the Veterans Foundation
Planned veterans center faces opposition in Woodbridge
Detroit News

While the neighborhood organization states it’s “supportive of the mission” of the veterans foundation, the proposed center doesn’t belong in the community, the group argues.