Demolition

When is demolition of a house a good idea. When the structure is such an eyesore or hazard that we have no choice. The Northeast Times reports http://www.northeasttimes.com/2007/0719/homes.html that 43 properties are slated to be demolished in Frankford. Although we are seeing a fair number of properties being reborn there are also a large number that look beyond hope. Elimination of those dangerous eyesores can’t help but make the neighborhood more attractive to future development. When the dust settles, we will have taken another step on the road to the “Next Great Neighborhood in the Next Great City”.

  • Laurie Parrish

    Eliminating dangerous structures is a must not only for safety but for eliminating blight in a neighborhood. I read the article in the NE times. Kudos to Councilman Savage for taking the initiative to make Frankford safer and less blighted.