For Immediate Release: Thursday, June 11, 2015
CONTACT: Jerry Derr at 605-720-1625
County Requests City of Sturgis to Reconsider Annexation of Lippold Property
Sturgis, SD - The Meade County Commission requests the City of Sturgis to reconsider their most recent annexation under Resolution 2015-38. Sturgis City Manager, Daniel Ainslie was presented with a letter from the Commission which conveys the County’s concerns regarding recent annexations by the City.
The Commission approved this letter at its June 10 commission meeting which in part states: “The Meade County Commissioners support responsible growth and planned development, so long as this development and growth follows existing agreements and all applicable state statutes. We have several grave concerns over the legality and procedures of this annexation.”
The full version of this letter can be found online at: www.meadecounty.org/news-releases/