Hull, Walpole try to address blighted properties
Former chief urges shakeup
Walpole and Hull will attempt to address the visual blight and public safety risk that can result when buildings are left unoccupied. In Walpole, an abandoned building bylaw has been the subject of more than 18 months’ study, according to selectman Michael Berry. In Hull, a similar package that has been considered by officials for the past few years. Both measures are ready to move forward at town meetings next Monday.