The Richland County Land Bank on Friday is expected to advertise for bids to demolish and remediate former Westinghouse properties on Mansfield's east side. (Richland Source file photo)

MANSFIELD -- Contractors interested in helping rid Mansfield of a 30-year eyesore should check with the Richland County Land Bank on Friday.

That's when Land Bank manager Amy Hamrick will issue bid specifications for the estimated $5 million project to demolish and clean up former Westinghouse properties on the city's east side.

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