MOUNT OLIVE TWP. - Mayor Robert Greenbaum said the township has no other choice but to use its power of eminent domain to buy a deteriorating, former nursing home in Budd Lake and convert it into housing for low- and moderate-income families.
The Cobblestone Health Care Facility on Stonewald Court has been empty since it was closed in 2008 as a result of an agreement with the state. It has since deteriorated, with gaping holes in the roof, extensive mold, exposed electrical wires and other evidence of infestation. Read entire article here.