It was noted that much of the problem in Code violations comes from lack of knowledge by property owners, renters and merchants. There was discussion on how to pass on such information in order that people do not create violations either because there has been no enforcement of the code in the past or just plain ignorance.
Bill Niersted gave a broad update on the various projects on the table and Assistant City Administrator, Director of Economic Development gave an in-depth report on the problems and progress in the redevelopment of the Muhlenberg campus. He noted that an RFP should be going out in the next week or two.
This Saturday is the last regular college basketball day prior to the start of March Madness. The ACC has three important games on tap. Thus it will be later Sunday before I can comment on Monday’s agenda.