Cambria plans tax sale seminar

From Mirror staff reports

The Cambria County commissioners and the Tax Claim Bureau are to host a tax sale seminar to educate the public on the different kinds of tax sales and their procedures, according to a news release.

The hour-plus seminar is to be held at 6 p.m. today at the Cresson American Legion’s Patriot Room at 1 Front St.

Jo Anne Ranck, director of the Cambria County Tax Claim Bureau, will be conducting the seminar and an attorney will be present to answer any legal questions, the release said.

Township and borough officials will find the seminar beneficial in helping to find ways to handle blighted properties within their municipalities, according to the release.

Properties available for sale are listed on the Cambria County Tax Claim Bureau website or a list is available to purchase in the Tax Claim Bureau for $5.