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Borough Council sells 1 West State Street in 4-3 Vote to Claudio Sandolo: What happened?

Jul 07

Borough Council sells 1 West State Street in 4-3 Vote to Claudio Sandolo: What happened?

Borough Council voted 4 to 3 to sell 1 West State Street last Thursday evening for $670,000 to Claudio Sandolo, after voting down the offer from Christian Christiansen and The Heritage Group 3 to 4. Because each offer goes by many names, for readers, to clarify: Christian Christiansen, The Heritage Group, and Bluestone development are all the same name for the first...

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1 West State Street Easements and Discussion

Apr 07

1 West State Street Easements and Discussion

Part of the summary article regarding Media Borough Council workshop on April 7th, 2011. Councilwoman Monica Simpson led a question and answer with public members regarding the sale of 1 West State St., reiterating the plan for the building, while Councilman Eric Stein highlighted that the purchasing company would be investing a significant amount of money in the...

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Borough Council Workshop Meeting, April 7th, 2011

Apr 07

Borough Council Workshop Meeting, April 7th, 2011

Here’s what was discussed at the Workshop Meeting on April 7th, 2011: Planning Commission losing control of signage Michael Kinsley, resident and vice-chairman of the Planning Commission, presented a letter at the beginning of the meeting which outlined their objection to Borough Council taking away their power to review signage in Media. He summarized the...

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1 West State Street: Make up your mind

Mar 22

1 West State Street: Make up your mind

UPDATED: We were incorrect, Borough Council was unanimous in revealing┬áthe terms of this offer, not for selling the building to this bidder. The statement made by Monica Simpson at the meeting was: “This is a decision that will be very well received by our residents, by the local businesses, and I think this is one area in which council has unanimously agreed...

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Media Borough settles for $30,000 with Brodeur’s

Nov 03

Media Borough settles for $30,000 with Brodeur’s

At the October 21st Borough Council Legislative meeting, Borough Council voted to unanimously accept the item titled “Ratification of Mutual Release Agreement for Former Tenant at 1 West State Street.” The “former tenant” is, of course, Dan Brodeur of “Brodeur’s.” Last November, Mr. Brodeur shut down his restaurant, and moved...

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