Owner seeks payment for pecan tree removal

The Taylor County Commission has declined to reimburse a property owner near the Perry-Foley Airport for four pecan trees removed from her property during an airport safety project conducted earlier this year.

Wendell Ezell addressed the commission Monday, Aug. 4, on behalf of Glenda Simpson, who he said should be compensated for the trees removed from her property. He first brought up the subject earlier this summer and returned stating there had not been a resolution to his claim.

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