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Detroit resident starts clearing overgrown lots himself

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DETROIT (WJBK) - A resident in Detroit says he's tired of waiting on the city, so he's rolling up his sleeves and going to work.

Overgrown lots make up more than half the block of Terry Street near Schoolcraft Street.

Carlos Williams started mowing the lots himself. He calls it "the woods in the hood."

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Neighbors say the grass was five feel tall in some areas and was overrun by rabbits and rodents.
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