Town of Avon contracts to buy Skier Building

By scott miller

AVON — Plans are back for the purchase of Avon’s never-used Skier Building, but this time at a much lower price.Town officials recently announced they’ve signed a purchase contract for the 16,000-square-foot structure. The Avon Town Council still has to pass an ordinance to give final approval to the purchase. The first of the two votes required for passage is expected to take place March 22.This deal is significantly different than the original deal, signed in October of 2014. Then, the council developed a financing plan that included buying the building for $3.2 million. Several town residents objected to the …

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