Compromise Reached in South Lubbock Annexation - KCBD NewsChannel 11 Lubbock

6/8/06

Compromise Reached in South Lubbock Annexation

A compromise has been reached between the city and business owners near 98th and Avenue P. The city wants to build 200 homes on the south side of 98th street so they planned on annexing the surrounding corners. You'll recall business owners in the area opposed the idea because they couldn't afford to pay city taxes. 

On Thursday, council voted to annex a portion of the land for the new development and agreed to postpone annexing the business area for another ten years.

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