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City of Warren to borrow $9.5 million

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WARREN, Ohio - Warren will borrow $9.5 million to pave roads and buy and repair buildings.

Warren city council voted Wednesday night to borrow the money through the sale of bonds.

$2.5 million will be used to pave city streets. $4 million will be used to renovate existing city owned buildings, and the remainder will buy a new building, to replace the Community services building on Main Street.

"There are structural faults in our building. With faults and cracking of walls and separation from walls to the roof, it is in deplorable condition.", said councilman Al Novak.

The city is in negotiations, to buy a new building in the downtown area.

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