‘Back To The Bricks’ To Erect Statues Downtown?
Back to the Bricks chairman Al Hatch says efforts are underway to erect more than a dozen statues of historic auto figures in the downtown area in conjunction with the annual “Back to the Bricks” event. The statues would be located around the downtown area, and in the college campus area. The first statue to go up would be that of Louis Chevrolet. It would honor him in this, the 100th anniversary of his namesake auto company.Other statues could represent David Buick, Walter P. Chrysler, Charles Stewart Mott, Charles Nash, and Walter P. Reuther.