Eminent domain actions approved

by | Jul 25, 2019 | Latest

Murphy City Council voted last week to pursue eminent do­main condemnations to acquire strips of property at four loca­tions needed to perform work to replace paving and make drain­age improvements on N. Max­well Creek Road.

The council met Tuesday, July 16, and had several items on the agenda to advance capital im­provement projects approved by voters in a November 2017 gen­eral obligation bond election.

The N. Maxwell Creek Road project calls for replacing 3,700 linear feet of asphalt road with a concrete surface, improving drainage ditches and installing an 8-inch water line. Estimated cost of the work is $1.4 million.

 

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By Joe Reavis • [email protected]

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