Mow Mow Mow or Grow

A volunteer troupe of people armed with weed whackers, rakes and mowers is kicking off its sixth season attacking grass and weeds in city parks. The Mower Gang finds neglected neighborhood parks and puts them back into use. WDET’s Amy Miller spoke with Detroit Mower Gang Leader Tom Nardone about how he developed his unusual pastime.

 

Click on the audio link above to hear the entire interview

Image credit: Danielle Barrett / Detroit Mower Gang

Aired on: Morning Edition
About the Author

Amy Miller

Reporter/Producer

Amy has been working in public and commercial radio for the last 30 yrs. She is an award winning reporter and news anchor, born and raised in Detroit.

amiller@wdet.org   Follow @wdetamy

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