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Lenawee County creates land bank for vacant properties

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LENAWEE COUNTY, MI (Toledo News Now) -

Leadersin Lenawee County are working to bring new life into old buildings by creatinga lank bank. The bank's first purchases were made this week.

TheLenawee County Land Bank purchased 15 properties this week; five of them werein downtown Adrian.

Oncethe land bank owns a property, there are certain rules and restrictions on whothey can sell it to. Those rules ensure the building will be put to good useand not sit vacant.

Developmentleaders say this will eventually bring more business to the area.

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