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Quincy may revamp fines for blighted properties

Costly and time-consuming efforts to clean up blighted properties in Quincy may prompt officials to consider toughening the system of fines on such properties.

According to Ward 1 City Councilor Margaret Laforest, the problem is prevalent throughout her ward, with some properties in severe disrepair and others filled with junk.

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