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Northwoods at Vernon, LLC, an abandoned eight-unit condominium complex, has been fined $672,000 by a Vernon judge. The building, located between The Appalachian Hotel and the Vernon Medical Arts Building, has reportedly been unoccupied for 10 years.
The owner of the property was allegedly issued violations over the last six years, including an order to demolish the building by September of 2014 but no work was ever done.
Vernon Mayor Harry Shortway told the New Jersey Herald that in the past three years the owner of the property refused to accept service of notices from zoning and building departments.
Read the NJHerald.com story here.