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Boonsboro briefs

June 08, 2004|by SCOTT BUTKI

Contract approved for building appraisal



BOONSBORO - The Boonsboro Town Council on Monday approved a contract for a company to appraise the Boone Hotel building on the square downtown.

The town agreed to pay Bowers Appraisal Service of Hagerstown $1,500 to appraise the property.

After the appraisal, the town will approach the property's owner to see if he is interested in selling the building to someone willing to make improvements to it, Town Manager John Kendall has said.

"We want to get that in the proper hands, get it fixed up," Mayor Charles "Skip" Kauffman Jr. said Monday.

The property has been criticized by some residents as hindering downtown improvements.

Public invited to fireworks display



BOONSBORO - During Monday's Boonsboro Town Council meeting, Mayor Charles "Skip" Kauffman Jr. invited the public to attend the town's annual Independence Day celebration on July 2 at Shafer Park.

The celebration starts at 6 p.m., he said. Fireworks are scheduled to start at 9:30 p.m.

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The rain date is July 3, he said.

Three reappointed to zoning board



BOONSBORO - The Boonsboro Town Council on Monday approved the reappointments of three people to the Board of Zoning Appeals.

The three are Ray Hoffman, Natalie Mose and Howard F. Long.

Two reappointed to utilities commission



BOONSBORO - The Boonsboro Town Council on Monday approved the reappointments of George Messner and Rob Hutzell to the Boonsboro Municipal Utilities Commission.

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