Hazel Park Raceway closes after nearly 70 years
Hazel Park Raceway is closing after nearly 70 years of harness racing, the track announced on Thursday. The announcement was made at a staff meeting on Thursday morning. According to the track, they have entered into an agreement to sell its assets. It includes about 90 employees and the racetrack says it will try to offer transition services to affected employees to aid in their search for new employment.