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  • Patterson Street property owner: Blight hurts

    Robert West says abandoned properties around his Patterson Street house have court orders for demolition but the department responsible for carrying out the orders won't do their job.

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Houses condemned five years ago are still standing. But why?

For one Macon-Bibb County landlord, frustration over blighted properties is off the charts. But Macon-Bibb officials say a change in how they attack blight should lead to more success.

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Patterson Street property owner: Blight hurts

Robert West says abandoned properties around his Patterson Street house have court orders for demolition but the department responsible for carrying out the orders won't do their job.
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