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The Russell Street Deli may be closing due to not being able to survive in current location. The 30-year- old restaurant might be looking for a new location because of dispute with the building’s landlord, Sanford Nelson of Firm Real Estates.

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The dispute is over repairs the landlord wants the tenets to help pay for. The landlord ask for $50,000.00 to help repair floor. The current lease $1700.00 per month would be increased to $3700.00 per month for 5 years to cover cost of repairs.  The Eastern Market Farmers Restaurant, and The Mootown Ice cream Shoppe recently closed their doors.

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Currently the Russell Street Deli is looking at other available locations and is set to close September 28, 2019 if this dispute can not be worked out.

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