Detroit Mower Gang http://michiganradio.org en 'Mower Gang' takes on Detroit's overgrown parks http://michiganradio.org/post/mower-gang-takes-detroits-overgrown-parks <p>These days, services in Detroit are bare-bones—and a lot of the work that does get done is done by volunteers.</p><p>The Detroit Mower Gang is just one of the many groups tackling that work.</p><p>The group mowed grass, trimmed brush and picked up trash at parks throughout the city during their “Motown Mowdown,” a 24-hour mowing binge that also involved an overnight camp out in one park.</p><p>This is from their event announcement on <a href="https://www.facebook.com/events/471500222912656/">Facebook</a>:</p> Mon, 27 May 2013 18:58:57 +0000 Sarah Cwiek 12754 at http://michiganradio.org 'Mower Gang' takes on Detroit's overgrown parks