County gets no bids for Willamette mill property in auction
September 4, 2019
Linn County failed to attract any bids for 154 acres of mill property in Sweet Home last week.
The county put the property up for auction for a minimum bid of $2.7 million.
The property, which included three lots, is located at 2210 Tamarack St. It stretches from 18th Avenue to the east of 24th Avenue and from about the railroad tracks north to the former Morse Bros.-Knife River quarry property. It was the site of the Willamette Industries Sweet Home mill, later owned by Weyerhaeuser until it was purchased by Western States Land Reliance Trust, which had planned commercial and residential...