Newport Development: Last Tenant In Spates Block Evicted

NEWPORT CITY — An effort by tenant Daniel Kelley to prevent Memphremagog Rentals from evicting him was not successful. The Vermont Supreme Court issued a ruling this month rejecting Kelley’s appeal and affirmed the Superior Court’s decision.Kelley moved to an apartment in the Spates Block on Main Street in Newport in March 2010. The block was recently sold to developer Bill Stenger, who plans to raze it and build the Renaissance Block. Please see The Newport Daily Express Thursday for the complete story.