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$11.8 million going toward demolition of properties in Cuyahoga County
New project to focus on areas of deterioration throughout the county
Story by OZIE IKUENOBE


 

The Cuyahoga County prosecutor’s office and the Cuyahoga Land Bank are contributing money to demolish blighted properties in the county. The prosecutor’s office has committed five million dollars to the project and the Land Bank has committed six-point-eight million. Attorney General Mike DeWine’s office is also matching those amounts. The Cuyahoga Land Bank plans on working together with certain communities to target areas of deterioration that are affecting neighborhood growth and causing concerns for safety.

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