City council exceeded its authority by discontinuing public road access to private land without compensating the owner of the affected parcel. Owner was entitled to damages equal to the difference between the value of the property immediately before and immediately after the discontinuance.
Firefox recommends the PDF Plugin for Mac OS X for viewing PDF documents in your browser.
We can also show you Legal Updates using the Google Viewer; however, you will need to be logged into Google Docs to view them.
Please choose one of the above to proceed!
LOADING PDF: If there are any problems, click here to download the file.
Published In: Civil Remedies Updates, Civil Rights Updates, Constitutional Law Updates, Residential Real Estate Updates, Zoning, Planning & Land Use Updates
Reference Info:Decision | State, 1st Circuit, Maine | United States
DISCLAIMER: Because of the generality of this update, the information provided herein may not be applicable in all situations and should not be acted upon without specific legal advice based on particular situations.
© James Haddow, Petruccelli, Martin & Haddow, LLP | Attorney Advertising