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19 Frederick Street Negotiations Fall Through

April 6th, 2022 by WCBC Radio

Negotiations to secure a developer for the 19 Frederick Street building have broken off-  and city officials now plan to start from scratch by way of a new request for proposals.The Cumberland Economic Development Corporation issued a request for proposals from developers last  September and received 23 letters of interest laying out ideas for the building. One proposal ultimately emerged as a front runner with plans for a beverage and hospitality related business. Mayor Ray Morriss confirmed during Tuesday’s city council work session that the developer deemed the project too costly a venture and has decided to end negotiations…