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BENNINGTON, Vt. (AP) — Bennington’s local health care system continues to acquire area homes as part of its community rehabilitation initiative.

The Bennington Banner reports ( ) Southwestern Vermont Health Care’s Healthy Homes for Bennington purchased another tax sale property this week. The property sold for $30,000. Southwestern Vermont Health has acquired four homes through the sales.

Under the Healthy Homes initiative, SVHC renovates single-family properties in an effort to improve the district. Two homes have already been renovated and a third is under construction.

Eighteen other properties are scheduled to be sold at a tax sale next month.


Information from: Bennington Banner,