MARLBORO - Demolition has begun on more than 100 buildings at the former Marlboro Psychiatric Hospital.

The mayor of Marlboro says what's beyond the fence on Route 520 looks much different now than it used to appear as workers are razing some of the structures.

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The property has been slated for demolition for two years.

The state plans to convert the more than 400-acre property into a county park.