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YMCA building declared blighted; issue moves to City Council

RACINE — The Community Development Authority voted unanimously on Monday to declare the YMCA, 725 Lake Ave., a blighted property. The former downtown YMCA, 725 Lake Ave., has been declared a blighted property. – The declaration is the first step necessary for the city and ultimately the CDA to acquire the building and raze it […]

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Abandoned downtown YMCA sought after by City of Racine for redevelopment; public hearing is Sept. 18

RACINE — The City of Racine and Racine Family YMCA are currently in communication working to resolve the abandoned YMCA in Downtown Racine located at 725 Lake Ave. For years, this YMCA location served as a cornerstone of the Racine community. The building serviced thousands of kids and their families through engaging programs and athletics. […]