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Gary’s Norton school soon to be demolished, one of five schools slated for wrecking ball

Posted on AllSides May 15th, 2024
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The Gary school most favored in a poll for demolition could face the wrecking ball next month. In all, five vacant schools that have become neighborhood eyesores have been targeted for demolition. District manager Mike Raisor said Tuesday that infamous Norton Elementary, where the body of a murdered Portage woman was found in 2019, could be demolished in June. He said work could begin as soon as an abatement evaluation is received. Police found the body of Adriana Saucedo, 27, inside the school at 1356 Harrison. Police said she was...

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