Owner of Defunct South Lyon Mill Donates a ‘Ton’ of Historic Items to Move Leonard Mill Restoration Project Step Closer to Completion

The owner of a soon-to-be demolished grain mill in South Lyon donated a ton – literally – of historic items from their mill to assist in the restoration of a similar mill in Leonard. Oakland County Executive L. Brooks Patterson attended the July kickoff to save the Leonard Mill. He commended Peter Grebeck, who owns the South Lyon Mill, for his generous donation – estimated to be worth at least $10,000 – and Leonard Village President Mike McDonald for their collaboration. “This is regional … [Read more...]