Stoney Creek residents ask for an unprecedented buyout, Leland backs their request

LELAND — Thirty-four homeowners in Leland’s Stoney Creek neighborhood have signed a petition, asking local, state, and federal officials — really, anyone who will listen — for a buyout to prevent future residents from acquiring flood-prone property. A buyout would mean demolishing the land and turning it into open space, but it’s a complicated and … Continue reading Stoney Creek residents ask for an unprecedented buyout, Leland backs their request