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Whittier council approves plans for former youth detention facility

WHITTIER — After seven years of study, community meetings and lawsuits, plans to redevelop the 75-acre former Fred C. Nelles Juvenile Detention Facility may have passed its final hurdle Jan. 24 as the City Council approved the site plan, with some amendments, for a $250 million project. The 4-0 vote came after a two-hour public Read More…