Eminent domain bill introduced: Ft Collins CO Coloradoan, 2/7/07

By Jason Kosena

A bill requiring government agencies seeking to exercise the power of eminent domain to notify county commissioners, property owners, residents and owners of business concerns in the area being targeted was introduced in the Colorado Senate this week.

The bill, sponsored by Sen. Steve Ward, R-Glendale, and Sen. Lois Tochtrop, D-Thornton, will now head to the Senate Committee on Local Affairs, which Sen. Bob Bacon, D-Fort Collins is chairman.

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