Borough will seek voter approval for sale or lease of 6 Mile mill property
August 17, 2022
Hopeful that the borough will be able to strike a deal for private development of the former sawmill property at 6 Mile Zimovia Highway, the assembly will hold a public hearing Aug. 23 on an ordinance that would ask voter approval to sell or lease the 32 acres of uplands.
The borough charter and code require voter approval for the sale or lease of any municipally owned property worth more than $1 million. The borough in June purchased the waterfront property for $2.5 million, looking to preserve the parcel intact and hoping it can attract private investment and economic development for the...