SUCCESS STORIES

Publicizing your actions to remove community blight inspires others throughout the state. Celebrate your success! 

Here are a few stories from West Virginia communities. We encourage you to reach out to the contact person provided to learn more about how their approach might work in your community. If you have a story to share, contact us!

Gateway BAD Building Undergoes Demolition

A demo crew recently took down a former tire center that loomed menacingly over downtown Fairmont, one of over 300 blighted properties in the volunteer-led BAD Building Group’s inventory. Click for the full story.

Huntington in Bloom

Through America in Bloom, Huntington expanded resident grassroots efforts to beautify the city. Click for the full story.