Home » Property owner claims city has vendetta Association News Property owner claims city has vendetta June 9, 2008 Reprints No Comments Three years after he vocally opposed a road-expansion project, without notice, the city of Tolleson, Arizona, tore down his main access gate and his fence and replaced it with a block wall. ... David Madrid - Jun. 7, 2008 07:15 AM The Arizona Republic Tolleson resident Richard East has lost access to a major portion of his property, something he blames on actions by the city in retribution for his activism. The 59-year-old disabled man hasn't lost all the access to his one-acre plot, just what he needs to get a hay-delivery truck onto his land and to get his camper out of his backyard. Tolleson cut off access to his two side gates when the city expanded 91st Avenue by three lanes, East says. Then the city took away his main front gate when it tore down his fence and gate and replaced it with a block wall, according to East. East says that the fence and gate were on his property, not the city's. He hired a surveyor, who verified that. To read the rest of the story, click to www.azcentral.com/news/articles/2008/06/07/20080607swv-tollesondispute0607-ON.html Did you enjoy this article? Click here to subscribe to POB. Related Articles Meeting with Other Property Owners Promised...Downtown Property Owners, Elected Officials Wade in with DSL on Lease Demands Downtown road dispute pits city against property owner Mansion owner, Hollywood battle in court over 'outdoor paradise' ODOT, property owners clash over U.S. 24 construction project Related Products V11N - The Art of Land Surveying (CD) Subdividing the Land: Metes and Bounds and Rectangular Survey Systems The Pincushion Effect: The Multiple Monument Dilemma in American Land Surveying Brown's Boundary Control and Legal Principles, 7th Edition Related Events Why Photogrammetry is Essential for Construction 3D Laser Scanning, Point Clouds and Multiple Deliverable Options Beyond Reality Capture: One GC's Search for the Maximum Value from Laser Scanning Related Directories City Blueprint of Toledo Inc. Tri-City Blueprint & Supply Inc. Advanced Geodetic Surveys eGPS Solutions Inc. You must login or register in order to post a comment. Report Abusive Comment Thank you for helping us to improve our forums. Is this comment offensive? Please tell us why.