No Ball and Dodd deal
Council declines Dollar General offer to purchase land, removes it from surplus
Last updated 2/25/2021 at 4:31pm
MEDICAL LAKE — City Council members voted unanimously at their Feb. 16 meeting to turn down an offer by national retailer Dollar General to purchase the former Ball and Dodd Funeral Home property at the southwest corner of the West Brooks Road, North Lefevre Street and East State Route 902 intersection.
Immediately after doing this, the council took a step to make sure it wouldn’t come up for sale again — at least in the foreseeable future — by removing the 43,475-square-foot parcel from the city’s surplus property roll.
Echoing statements from other council members, Councilwoman...