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Short term rentals ban made official in Electric City


The Electric City council voted unanimously to not allow short-term rentals anywhere in the city.

Short-term rentals are instances in which a home owner who doesn’t live in a residence rents that residence out to someone for less than 30 days.

Residents Mark Jenson, Jim Bailey, and Nancy Brown attended the June 11 council meeting to speak against short-term rentals.

“I don’t believe they are compatible with residential zones,” Jenson said.

Brown said that the primary concerns with short-term rentals were “commercializing and destroying the integrity of Electric City neighborho...

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