Council takes stand on re-sold dilapidated house
By Tracy R. Mesler
The Nocona City Council “drew a line” last Tuesday when it comes to dilapidated domes as it ordered Frederick Goodwin to demolish the home, he purchased less than 30 days early not realizing the structure had already been condemned.
On May 10, 2016, the city council, sitting as the City Building Commission, gave the then owner 90 days to demolish.
“How many times has this sold since 2016?” asked Councilman Donnie Davis, the most verbal member of a council that has been frustrated at the barricades the city faces in remove unsafe structures.
Read more in this week’s edition of The Nocona News.