Conomo article seeks direction

Conomo article seeks direction

There are 1 comment on the GloucesterTimes.com, Gloucester, MA story from May 10, 2008, titled Conomo article seeks direction. In it, GloucesterTimes.com, Gloucester, MA reports that:

“The fear is that once you sell it, it is gone”

Stymied a year ago in its efforts to chart a course for the future of Conomo Point, town planners hope that taking baby steps forward at tonight's annual Town Meeting will lay the groundwork for more ... via GloucesterTimes.com, Gloucester, MA

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carol g

United States

#1 Jun 6, 2008
why not simply give the current home owners the opportunity to purchase the land their cottages are on? Many of them have been there for several generations & love it there. The town would make money from the sale of the land & would lose nothing in the way of tax revenue.

The town would have everything to gain by doing so. If the current Home owner could not afford the land, they could certainly put the cottage & land up for sale.

the national register of historic places stated this is a unique summer colony & should be preserved. There is no beach to speak of & it would not make much of a park in comparison to areas already available, such as stage fort. Tearing it all down would end up costing the town money it may never regain.

why not keep as is & simply sell the land?

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