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Located: Minneapolis, Minnesota
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Jimmy Deloach Parkway Connector Project on Feb 3, 2012 in Georgia Projects, GeorgiaThe Jimmy Deloach Connector Project will include the construction of a road on new alignment beginning at Bourne Avenue and extend 3.1 miles north to the existing Jimmy Deloach Parkway located East of I-95 near the Port of Savannah’s Gate.  The pr...



Partial Takings in Eminent Domain: The Larger Parcel, part 1 on Jan 26, 2012 in Articles on Eminent Domain Issues, eminent domain damagesIn this upcoming blog series, we’ll be discussing partial takings in eminent domain cases.    A partial taking occurs when the condemning authority only acquires a portion of the property, not the entire parcel.  The portion of the property tha...



Eminent Domain Process, Powers and History, Part 3: Appealing a Condemnation Decision on Jan 17, 2012 in Articles on Eminent Domain, eminent domainIn the last several articles, we’ve discussed the history and power of eminent domain and the types of eminent domain takings.  To end this series, we’d like to address the several points of attack to challenging a condemnation decision.  Once...



Progress made on the Harris Neck Land Trust movement on Jan 10, 2012 in Eminent Domain Legislation, Harris Neck Land Trust, GeorgiaLast spring, our firm participated in a mock congressional hearing on the claims of the Harris Neck Land Trust at Emory Law School in Georgia.  The hearing was designed to assist the Harris Neck Land Trust effort to win congressional backing to reco...



Wisconsin Supreme Court Rules on Contamination Valuation in Eminent Domain Claims on Jan 6, 2012 in Articles on Eminent Domain Issues, eminent domainThe Wisconsin Supreme Court recently reviewed 260 North 12th Street, LLC v. Wisconsin DOT, 2010 WI App 138, 329 Wis. 2d 748, 792 N.W.2d 572 and took the majority state opinion that in condemnation proceedings, the government is allowed to introduce e...



Project Neon – Las Vegas, Nevada on Dec 19, 2011 in Nevada Projects, NevadaProject Neon is a corridor program developed to re-design I-15 between the Spaghetti Bowl and Sahara Avenue in the heart of Las Vegas.  This $1.5 billion project will affect hundreds of homeowners and business owners along the project corridor.  Th...