County agrees to help finance demolition of DeGraff house

Error message

  • Notice: Undefined index: taxonomy_term in similarterms_taxonomy_node_get_terms() (line 518 of /home/swiftcounty/www/www/sites/all/modules/similarterms/similarterms.module).
  • Notice: Undefined offset: 0 in similarterms_list() (line 221 of /home/swiftcounty/www/www/sites/all/modules/similarterms/similarterms.module).
  • Notice: Undefined offset: 1 in similarterms_list() (line 222 of /home/swiftcounty/www/www/sites/all/modules/similarterms/similarterms.module).
admin's picture

By Reed Anfinson
Swift County Monitor-News

There is a price to be paid for keeping Swift County, its cities and its townships safe, clean and presentable to potential residents and busiensses. Sometimes that price is paid by taxpayers when fellow citizens fail to care for their properties, letting them deteriorate, then not paying their real estate taxes.

Eventually, the properties are forfeited to the county for non-payment of taxes.

That is the case with a home in DeGraff that the city is trying to get rid of with the county’s help. However, in this case it needs more than the standard financial assistance in taking care of the property...

For more on this story, and to keep up on all the latest in area sports, subscribe to the Swift County Monitor-News print edition or our PDF internet edition. Call 320-843-4111 and you can get all the local news and sports delivered to you!

Rate this article: 
Average: 3 (1 vote)