Residents claim city forced them to remove outdoor blinds, decry 'unnecessary ordinances'

Hijazi, Samer
September 2014
Arab American News;9/20/2014, Vol. 30 Issue 1493, p17
The article reports that residents of Dearborn, Michigan criticized the implementation of unnecessary neighborhood ordinances by the city government which involve the use of outdoor blinds at home.


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