The destroyed properties in 2000 were together assessed
at $625,600. Officials, as quoted in the Watertown Daily Times
for Monday, March 4, do not know who or which entity will cover
demolition costs, but said they "may be recoverable"
through public aid funds.
Jefferson County and village officials officials met this
morning to develop a plan for the cleanup.
Kempney Trucking & Excavation and Carlton Zehr were
on site Sunday with front-end loaders and backhoes.