Annexation approved 5-0

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Opponents could mount legal challenge to city’s plans to add 1,776 acres


TELL CITY – By a 5-0 vote Monday, the Tell Common Council adopted an annexation ordinance that will add more than 1,700 acres of land into the city’s limits later this year.

The vote capped a nearly two-year process Mayor Barbara Ewing said was important for the city’s future and was not undertaken without a lot of thought.

“This is not a decision of the city that is taken lightly. We realize this is a sensitive matter to many of you and that change is not always easy,” she said.

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