Holly makes progress rebuilding downtown after devastating summer fire

Fire occurred on June 21, 2022

HOLLY, Mich. – The fire last June that ripped through downtown Holly destroyed historic buildings and businesses.

But now, seven months later things are really looking up. The fire took place on June 21, 2022, in the area of East Maple and South Broad streets.

Holly Fire - June 21, 2022 (Local 4 WDIV)
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Since June, the village has been rebuilding the businesses that were destroyed.

The Holly Hotel, antique shop, arcade, Moose Lodge and Andy’s Place are all being rebuilt.

“When you it is the community it takes a village and they are all behind us,” said Jerome Raska of Creative Fashions.

To learn more about the rebuild of downtown Holly, watch the video player above.

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Local 4 Defender Shawn Ley is an Emmy award-winning journalist who has been with Local 4 News for more than a decade.