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Thursday, October 22, 2015

Foxley Farm news

Neighbors who challenged proposed zoning changes in Ligonier Township have been dismissed from a lawsuit filed by the owners of a farm seeking the changes that would have allowed them to host weddings and other events on their property.
But in making his ruling, Westmoreland County Judge Richard E. McCormick Jr. allowed the lawsuit filed by Margaret and Paul Nied to continue against township officials and the municipality's former lawyers, who the couple says acted inappropriately in refusing to approve zoning changes to allow commercial use of their 59-acre property, Foxley Farm.
The Nieds are seeking compensatory and punitive damages from the township and the lawyers.

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