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Exclusive: Delay possible in plan to demolish historic Roxborough house

    • Owners considering putting off for 30 days the demolition of 5901 Ridge Ave., at corner of Roxborough Avenue. (Bas Slabbers)
      Owners considering putting off for 30 days the demolition of 5901 Ridge Ave., at corner of Roxborough Avenue. (Bas Slabbers)

By Amy Z. Quinn
For NewsWorks

A deal could be in the works to avoid, or at least delay for a month, the planned demolition of a 19th-century Roxborough house at the center of a burgeoning neighborhood preservation effort, NewsWorks has confirmed. At a meeting held Monday afternoon, owners Frank and Anthony Giovannone agreed to consider putting off for 30 days the demolition of 5901 Ridge Ave., at the corner of Roxborough Aven...  More »

 


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