Cadillac Urban Gardens Opens in Southwest Detroit

General Motors unveiled Cadillac Urban Gardens on Aug. 1, a community project where shipping crates from the GM Orion Assembly plant were converted into raised beds next to Ideal Group in southwest Detroit. Photos by Patrick Gloria


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