Colorado Springs Pays $7.1M To Settle Water Pipeline Easement, Damage Case
Mealey's (July 15, 2015, 12:58 PM EDT) -- PUEBLO, Colo. — Colorado Springs Utility has agreed to pay a ranch $7.1 million to settle a state court lawsuit over an easement for a water pipeline and damage to the ranch over which the pipeline will pass, according to a July 2 statement by the utility (City of Colorado Springs, Colorado v. Walker Ranches LLP, et al., No. 2011CV313, Colo. Dist., Pueblo Co.).
In 2011, the Colorado Springs sued Walker Ranches LLP in the Pueblo County District Court to condemn land the ranch owned for...