Utica and Frankfort Officials met on Thursday at Utica City Hall, to come up with a joint plan for the former Charlestown Shopping Complex. It’s had two suspicious fires in the past month.
The Mayor and Town Supervisor say immediate goals are to clear out the contents and clearly post and secure the whole building, to keep squatters out. Long term-remediation and demolition. They want the owner to take responsibility but are also seeking state and federal grants.
Joleen Ferris: WKTV Newschannel 2