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Rome parking garage to temporarily become parking lot

The garage is considered structurally unfit.

Posted: Feb 15, 2019 5:49 PM

ROME, N.Y. -- Rome is moving forward with its downtown revitalization initiative with plans to demo the parking garage on Liberty and George streets.

The garage is considered structurally unfit.

In its place, the city will temporarily put a parking lot.

Rome officials are calling for bids to demo the parking garage and bids to demo the pedestrian walkway between Rome City Hall and the Fort Stanwix garage.

March 1 is the deadline for both.

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