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Troy land bank celebrates first sale

TROY >> Sean Sheffer was born in the city but only spent the first three years of his life there. He returned three years ago after nearly 25 years, but while he said the city’s historic architecture was a major factor in that decision…

Retired architectural executive to lead Troy land bank

TROY >> The longtime leader of a local architectural firm has been selected to lead the Troy Community Land Bank. At a Wednesday morning meeting, the land bank’s board agreed to hire Joe Fama as its first executive director…

Land bank, Troy to partner in $500G demolition project

TROY >> Vacant, rundown buildings throughout the city will be demolished by the end of the year under a state-funded partnership approved last week by the City Council between city government and a community land bank program…