Delaware, Illinois, OhioMay 23, 2019
Schiller Park, ILOn April 18, 2019, the Village of Schiller Park, Ill., amended its property registration program to include buildings entering default within 10 days regardless of occupancy status. The previous version targeted vacant buildings only.
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Wilmington, DEThe City of Wilmington, Del., has proposed several amendments to its vacant property registration program. Included is a registration fee increase for properties that remain vacant for more than three years and a registration requirement for buildings that are vacant for six consecutive months instead of 45 consecutive days. The amendments were referred to the council Finance & Economic Development Committee on May 2, 2019.
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Bucyrus, OHThe City of Bucyrus, Ohio, discussed the creation of a vacant building registration ordinance at a recent council meeting. It is important to note that at this time, no ordinance has been officially proposed.
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Royal Palm Beach, FL The Village of Royal Palm Beach, Fla., has amended its property registration ordinance to include an increased annual fee of $200 (previously $150). Visit the village website.
Sparta Township, NJ Sparta Township, N.J., has enacted property registration requirements within 30 days of vacancy. An initial registration fee of $500 has been included and renewals will be…