Banana Kelly Community Improvement | Decade of Fire
Clip: Season 21 Episode 2 | 1m 1s
This excerpt from the documentary Decade of Fire shows how the Banana Kelly Community Improvement Association, named after a banana-shaped portion of Kelly Street in the Bronx, took matters into their own hands. The group formed to help rehabilitate buildings -- that they did not own, working for free -- to help save their neighborhood in a city ravaged by fires in the '70s.
Aired: 11/04/19Video has closed captioning.