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December 12, 2013

Demolition project moves forward

WEST ORANGE — City Council is entering into a Legal Services Agreement with Alan Sanders of Lewis, Brisbois, Bisgard and Smith LLP Attorneys at Law for legal services for the city of West Orange for project grants.

The funds will be used towards the demolition of approximately 25 structures.

“The firm is the only firm that responded,” Chief of Police Michael Stelly said during the Monday evening meeting.

Many of the buildings have been abandoned, leading to title searches to find the  owners for notification.

The cost for the services is to not exceed $25,000 for legal services.

The next city council meeting will be 5:30 p.m. Monday, January 13, 3014 at the Western Community Center, 2700 Western Ave.

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