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TRRT: UEP sponsors blighted nursing home cleanup

ROCKFORD – Because the city is currently unable to demolish a vacant northwest side nursing home, a group has tapped the property for a major cleanup project.

The project is called Fight the Blight, organized by the Neighborhood Network. Planners are seeking volunteers to help spruce up the former Willows on Main, a vacant eyesore on the northwest side for several years.

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Rockford Register Star: Urban Equity Properties doubles down on downtown Rockford

ROCKFORD – Three proposed redevelopment projects, representing $21 million worth of investment by Justin Fern’s Urban Equity Properties, would bring 87 market rate luxury apartments downtown, including construction of a four-story building on the former Hanley Furniture building site.

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