“It depends on the conditions of the building to begin with and where it’s located.”

Carolyn Winget, Fredericktown

“Anything that would further the cause of detering tearing buildings down, then yeah.”

Dean Henthorn,Mount Vernon

“Yes, I believe there should be tougher ordinances to prevent it. We can’t just let the quaint Mount Vernon go to parking lots.”

Chip Pozderac, Mount Vernon

“Make it so they would be able to restore them if they are restorable. But if they are not restorable, then they do need to go down.”

Kathy Weaver, Mount Vernon

“That’s a toughy, because some of those old buildings need to come down. It depends on the building. I don’t think you can answer the same with each building. Each one has its own set of circumstances.”

Jim Benins, Danville

“Yeah, I think so. Not just in Mount Vernon, but also in Columbus and other places.”

Jerry Hendrickson, Marengo


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