Site 8. FIFTH AVENUE and HURON

The old firehouse and more modern City Hall are located here and provide the focus for an exhibit about the development of city services over time.

Photos Courtesy of the Bentley Historical Library and Wystan Stevens

WALL DISPLAY 1: Essential City Services
WALL DISPLAY 2: New City Government, New Issues, and a New City Hall

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Firemen's Hall, 1860Firemen show off their first motorized trucks in 1915Panel InformationEight-man police force, 1908City officials, all male, in council chamber, 1909Ann Arbor's First City Hall

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I'm glad they've preserved the fire station, it has such great architecture.