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Velvet Cloak closed by Raleigh inspectors; tenants to vacate

Posted by on Sat, Oct 4, 2008 at 2:08 PM

The old Velvet Cloak Hotel on Hillsborough Street in Raleigh, once the city's best, is now -- under new ownership -- uninhabitable, according to the city inspections department. An order was issued Friday afternoon shutting it down and forcing all tenants to vacate. It's a shame it was allowed to get to this point.

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