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Liberty's former Metroplex up for auction again

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LIBERTY TOWNSHIP, Ohio - The township's troubled former Metroplex complex, is going on the auction block again.

A sign posted outside the Rodeway Inn, says that the 115 room hotel, will be put up for bid May 7th.

Chartwell Auctions, lists the reserve price at $995,000, with bids to begin at $735,000.

An attempt to auction the property in November, was unsuccessful.

The complex has been shut down since early March, when the operator surrendered the hotel's license, following what state officials said were repeated violations involving the building's fire alarm systems.

The manager of the complex also surrendered the liquor license, forcing Choices Lounge and Goodies Restaurant to close, putting 22 people out of  work.

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