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Electric City considers turning back annexed lands


A bicyclist approaches the Electric City limits on SR-155. - Jacob Wagner photo

Electric City will consider reversing an annexation decision it made back in 2009.

The city council has asked City Clerk Russell Powers to find out how to reverse its annexation decision that brought a large block of land south of the Osborn Bay into the city. Powers said Monday that he has asked the city's attorney what the process would be so he can report back to the council at one of its future meetings.

"If the city eventually wants to turn back annexed land, it would take a vote of the people," Powers stated.

At the March 13 city council meeting, Councilmember Lonna Bussert made the...

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