Township of Florence, NJ
Burlington County
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[HISTORY: Adopted by the Mayor and Council of the Township of Florence 7-7-1999 by Ord. No. 1999-24; amended in its entirety 2-6-2002 by Ord. No. 2002-3.[1] Subsequent amendments noted where applicable.]
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Editor's Note: This ordinance repealed that portion of Ord. No. 1999-24 which sought to establish the Township of Florence Redevelopment Agency.

§ 25-1 Designation of areas in need of redevelopment.

A. 
The John A. Roebling Steel Plant and environs are designated as an area in need of redevelopment. The plant site consists of Block 126.01, Lots 1 and 2.01, Block 139, Lots 1, 2 and 3, Block 141.01, Lots 2.01, 2.02 and 7 covering approximately 200 acres situated on the Delaware River and Craft's Creek, together with 42 additional properties in the vicinity consisting of the following: Block 118, Lots 14, 18, 25, 26 and 27; Block 119, Lots 12, 13, 14.01 and 14.02; Block 121, Lots 3.01, 4.02, 4.03, 4.04, 7, 8, and 9; Block 125, Lots 20, 21, 22.01, 22.02, 23, 24, 25 and 26; Block 140.02, Lots 1.01, 1.02, 1.03, 1.04, 1.05, 2.01 and 2.02; Block 140.03, Lots 9 and 10; Block 141.01, Lots 5, 6, 8 and 9; Block 141.02, Lots 1 and 2; Block 141.03, Lot 42; and Block 500, Lots 1 and 3.
B. 
The Township Council of the Township of Florence, by resolution, authorized the Florence Township Planning Board to undertake a preliminary investigation to make a determination regarding a redevelopment area. The Florence Township Planning Board, by motion adopted at a public meeting held on May 16, 2011, following a public hearing, adopted a map and report prepared by the Planning Board Planner and recommended that Block 45, Lots 8, 13, 14, and 15, and commonly known as the former Marcella Duffy School on West Second Street, and 203 West Second Street, identified as Block 45, Lots 9 and 10, and currently occupied as a single-family dwelling, be designated as an area in need of redevelopment.