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80 and 90 Upper Main Street

Municipal Complex Land Purchase

November 29, 2023

The Town of Essex acquired approximately 32 acres in the town center area on Wednesday, November 22. The purchase gives the Town a location where it can site future municipal facilities and support development in the Town Center. Essex used its federal American Rescue Plan Act (ARPA) funding to purchase the property for $3 million. Essex had received nearly $3.3 million in ARPA funding. Read the full news article.

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