Joe Louis http://wemu.org en Final Demolition Starts at Infamous Detroit Housing Project http://wemu.org/post/final-demolition-starts-infamous-detroit-housing-project <div>The final phase of demolition has begun for a well-known vacant Detroit housing project that once was home to boxer Joe Louis and members of the Supremes.&nbsp;<span style="line-height: 1.5;">&nbsp;Active demolition began Monday on four 15-story towers that are part of the former Frederick Douglass Homes, better known as the Brewster projects. &nbsp;</span></div><div><span style="line-height: 1.5;">Louis once lived at the project near downtown Detroit, as did members of the </span>Supremes<span style="line-height: 1.5;"> before the musical trio became vital voices of the Motown sound. Other demolition work began at the site last year.</span></div><div> Tue, 11 Mar 2014 07:58:38 +0000 Associated Press 42624 at http://wemu.org Final Demolition Starts at Infamous Detroit Housing Project