Detroit Mower Gang

Offbeat
2:58 pm
Mon May 27, 2013

'Mower Gang' takes on Detroit's overgrown parks

Mower Gang member in action.
Detroit Mower Gang Facebook

These days, services in Detroit are bare-bones—and a lot of the work that does get done is done by volunteers.

The Detroit Mower Gang is just one of the many groups tackling that work.

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.

This is from their event announcement on Facebook:

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