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Vicki Swain, Bulldozer Blocker

The Hollywood Park Controversy

Fifty years ago, it set Ann Arbor on the path to preserving its natural areas.

In the spring of 1964, the unmistakable sound of a bulldozer emanated from the small wooded area west of Haisley Elementary School. My family lived three houses away from the woods on Haisley Dr.

 
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