Hub City Picks Committee, Law Firm to Move on Abandoned Houses

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NEW BRUNSWICK,NJ - Abandoned properties in urban areas cause a range of problems, from fostering criminal activity to creating public health hazard and generally diminishing the quality of life.

That is from the opening statement of an ordinance that the city council passed in 2016 calling for establishment of a list abandoned properties and how New Brunswick can renovate or remove them.

Last week, two years after the ordinance passed, the city council established a committee of  t...Read More