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Town councilor foreclosure reversed after full payment

Written by  Fenceviewer Staff Monday, February 18, 2013 at 12:01 pm

BAR HARBOR — Town councilors on Tuesday reversed foreclosure proceedings on one of their own after accepting full payment of back taxes.

The town foreclosed on a Hadley Point Road property owned by councilor Peter St. Germain in December due to unpaid 2010 property taxes. The taxes, associated fees and a full year of advance tax payments have now been paid by St. Germain, tax collector Sarah Gilbert reported. Councilors Tuesday agreed to sign a quitclaim deed and release all town liens. St. Germain was recused from the vote.

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Fenceviewer Staff

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