For $725K, a former body garage ideally located in Corktown
On Bagley Street just off Tumbull Avenue (right next to restaurants Folk and Mink), a former body garage listed for $725,000. The 2,300-square-foot cinder block property was built in the 1930s and called the Bagley Body Garage, according to the listing. The building could be repurposed for a number of creative uses, including a unique studio, commercial, or residential space. Many expensive properties have sold in Detroits oldest neighborhood over the last few years, driving up property values. 1524 Bagley Street is listed for $725,000 with James Tumey of Friedman Real Estate.detroit.curbed.com
Oakland County deputy shoots teenage girl after driver flees car during traffic stop, police say
PONTIAC, Mich. – An Oakland County deputy shot a 16-year-old girl in the passenger seat of a car after the 15-year-old driver fled during a traffic stop, according to authorities. While in the area, a deputy conducted a traffic stop on a separate vehicle. A second deputy parked his patrol car to block off the vehicle from where the driver fled, police said. As the deputy got out of the patrol vehicle, the other vehicle started moving toward the deputy, according to authorities. The shot struck the front passenger, a 16-year-old Pontiac girl, in her right clavicle, officials said.
In Mexicantown, Detroits first-ever shared street is done
Construction is complete on Detroits first-ever shared street. Covering two blocks of Bagley Street in Mexicantown, work finished in late 2019. Between the I-75 Service Drive and 24th Street, theres now an unmarked two-lane road of cement blocks, brick pavers on either side for parked cars, and street-level sidewalks made of another color of pavers. Pedestrian injuries at Londons Kensington High Street fell by nearly 60 percent. In Detroit, the street can also be easily blocked off from traffic to create a car-free area ideal for festivals.detroit.curbed.com