posted on March 05, 2010 13:48
Genesee County taxpayers give up $6,875 in revenue to help reopen a boarded-up city pizzeria.
The Genesee County Economic Development Center extended amortgage tax exemption to BP Properties of Rochester.
The company is reported to be working with a member of the Pontillo family to re-open the pizza shop at Main and Harvester Sts. that bear’s the family name. Pontillo’s has been closed for over a year.
According to the Economic Development Center, Sam Pontillo, a son of the original owners, is involved in the potential re-opening of the restaurant. Pontillo and BP are reported to be working on a a means to refinace over $500,000 of debt owned by the restaurant.