These empty Victorian houses in Fort Sanders are at the center of a debate over the future of the neighborhood.
I.G.AID ME: Since an electrical fire in 2010, the 18th Street IGA has stood abandoned. It is currently in violation of several blight ordinances, according to the city.
POLICY FIRST: The city’s chief policy officer, Bill Lyons, remains convinced the plan he and the mayor have come up with is the best for all parties involved.
FORT HOME: Architect Randall De Ford, left, and Stanton Webster, pictured with his family, have been representing the permanent residents of Fort Sanders in discussions with the city.
FORT HOSPITAL: Fort Sanders Regional Medical Center has been in the neighborhood since 1919, with expansions nearly every decade since.