Stories tagged with: Abandoned

November 17, 2013 - 1:39pm
35 weeks 5 days ago

The Cambridge Fire Department is continuing their investigation of a condemned house fire in Cambridge.

The fire department says that they responded to a structure fire located at 137 South 12th St. at approximately 8:19 p.m. Saturday night.

Upon arrival, the fire department says they witnessed both fire and smoke coming from a two- story wood frame home. Officials say there was significant damage to the attic and second story rooms. Flames quickly spread throughout the...

May 24, 2010 - 9:41pm
4 years 8 weeks ago

Zanesville City Council is moving forward with a piece of legislation that targets properties that are both vacant and abandoned.

Councilmembers approved a first reading of the ordinance, with some saying these structures are beginning to plague parts of the city.

"That really does damage property values. It damages the will of people to revitalize their own neighborhood and sometimes even stay in the neighborhood, " says Councilman Mark Baker.

The current...

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