School turned apartment plan takes a hit

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RICHMOND, VA (WWBT) - Plans to turn an old Richmond school in Church Hill into apartments took a hit Monday night.

The Richmond Times-Dispatch reports Richmond planners voted against turning the vacant Chimborazo school into 50 apartments.The board expressed concerns about the number, size and how the apartments would be set up.

City council has the final say though. That is expected to happen on Monday.

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