Tax abatement request not approved for Campus Lofts near YSU

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City council can still approve a 75%, 10-year abatement

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio (WYTV) – The Youngstown School Board voted not to approve a 100%, 15-year tax abatement for the new Campus Lofts Apartments on Wick Avenue near Youngstown State University.

The vote was 5 to 2, with Tiffany Patterson and Jerome Williams voting for the abatement.

City council can still approve a 75%, 10-year abatement without the approval of the school board.

There is no indication on when or if city council will take up the matter.

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