Lots are now being foreclosed upon in the area for as low as $25,000 each, said MRC member Randy Weiner, who also chairs the Marietta school board and is a member of the citizens parks committee.
Chalfant said, "I can't see (the MRC) selling them for $25,000 a lot.
It just doesn't make sense."
would be willing to allow the MRC
to "take a bath" in selling off the excess MRC properties to be used as parkland.
"The loss is already there," Weiner
said, noting the recession crashed whatever prices the MRC
originally paid for the properties.