ShareThis Page

Four vacant and unsafe structures set for demolition in Plum

Michael DiVittorio
| Tuesday, March 13, 2018, 3:39 p.m.
This home at 9049 Oak St. in Plum is one of four vacant and unsafe structures set for demolition in the coming weeks.
Michael DiVittorio
This home at 9049 Oak St. in Plum is one of four vacant and unsafe structures set for demolition in the coming weeks.

Four vacant and unsafe structures in Plum are scheduled for demolition in the coming weeks.

Those properties include 9049 Oak St., 225 Rampart Blvd., 1057 Michelle Road and 606 Unity Center Road.

Council awarded the $26,500 demolition contract to Apollo-based Eveready Contracting at Monday night's meeting. They were the only bidder.

Borough Assistant Manager Dave Soboslay said demolition should start within the next few weeks and be completed within 60 days.

Michael DiVittorio is a Tribune-Review staff writer. Reach him at 412-871-2367, or via Twitter @MikeJdiVittorio.

TribLIVE commenting policy

You are solely responsible for your comments and by using you agree to our Terms of Service.

We moderate comments. Our goal is to provide substantive commentary for a general readership. By screening submissions, we provide a space where readers can share intelligent and informed commentary that enhances the quality of our news and information.

While most comments will be posted if they are on-topic and not abusive, moderating decisions are subjective. We will make them as carefully and consistently as we can. Because of the volume of reader comments, we cannot review individual moderation decisions with readers.

We value thoughtful comments representing a range of views that make their point quickly and politely. We make an effort to protect discussions from repeated comments either by the same reader or different readers

We follow the same standards for taste as the daily newspaper. A few things we won't tolerate: personal attacks, obscenity, vulgarity, profanity (including expletives and letters followed by dashes), commercial promotion, impersonations, incoherence, proselytizing and SHOUTING. Don't include URLs to Web sites.

We do not edit comments. They are either approved or deleted. We reserve the right to edit a comment that is quoted or excerpted in an article. In this case, we may fix spelling and punctuation.

We welcome strong opinions and criticism of our work, but we don't want comments to become bogged down with discussions of our policies and we will moderate accordingly.

We appreciate it when readers and people quoted in articles or blog posts point out errors of fact or emphasis and will investigate all assertions. But these suggestions should be sent via e-mail. To avoid distracting other readers, we won't publish comments that suggest a correction. Instead, corrections will be made in a blog post or in an article.

click me