Eminent Domain

After suit, Road Commission owns gas station

By September 12, 2008 No Comments

On Thursday, Awdish shut down Frank’s Fast Break Sunoco at Crooks and South Boulevard after two years of trying to keep afloat.

He blames road improvements in the area – a widening of Crooks Road that necessitated a shutdown of one of the South Boulevard driveways into his station – for diminished traffic. He said after the driveway was closed two years ago, it cost him money every day he tried to operate the station.

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