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Former Albertsons store in Birchwood held illegal land use restriction, according to AG

Albertsons will remove restriction, clearing the path for a new grocery store in neighborhood

A Big Lots store moved into the former Albertsons location in Birchwood in 2019.
A Big Lots store moved into the former Albertsons location in Birchwood in 2019. The grocery closed in 2016. (Andy Bronson/Cascadia Daily News)
By Annie Todd Criminal Justice/Enterprise Reporter
A land use restriction that created a food desert in the Birchwood neighborhood after the Albertsons
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