Blighted Gas Station Taking New Look

Chris T. Wilson

As local bicycle shop owners wait for construction permits at their new downtown location, an important environmental milestone has been crossed and a new business stimulus program is getting a boost from Ojai city officials. For more than 16 years, the former fueling station at 110 W. Ojai Ave., sandwiched between the Ojai Valley Museum and the Oaks at Ojai Spa, has been shuttered and vacant due to a leaky underground fuel tank. In the last week, four of the seven contamination test wells located on and near the property were

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