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FC Zoning Hearing Board Considers Half-Way House

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FC Zoning Hearing Board Considers Half-Way House

Approximately 75 people showed up last night to hear plans to put a drug/alcohol half-way house in the former PPG office building at 500 Third Avenue in Ford City. The property went through foreclosure and is in the hands of Armstrong County Building and Loan. Firetree, Ltd is wanting to buy the property and create…

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Byron Street Property May Sell Soon to Manor Township

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Byron Street Property May Sell Soon to Manor Township

Manor Township supervisors said they are getting close to the purchase of the house and property at 305 Byron Street, directly across from the Municipal Building. The discussion began last April with the owner. At their May 2018 meeting, supervisors approved a bid to purchase it for $18,200. However, that bid was rejected. Last night,…

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