The Law Offices of Jones & Westrom has worked almost exclusively in eminent domain for decades. We help clients who own property that is being taken by a condemning authority (the state, local government, cities, counties, school districts, water districts, utility companies, powerline companies, electric power lines, gas pipelines, sewer lines, and water lines). We’re here to defend you - and your rights.
Collin County Outer Loop
North Texas Municipal Water District
Lake Bois D’Arc
Lake Ralph Hall
Denton Municipal Electric (DME)
Upper Trinity Regional Water District
For 45 years, Dora Overton of Forest Hill has lived in the shadow of the great highway, Interstate 20, bustling day and night only yards from her front door. She and her family could hear the sounds of the road from inside the one-story brick house. The road was part of their life, like a strange member of the family.
The great highway that begins in South Carolina and peters out 1,539 miles later in West Texas is about to become even greater. The portion that cuts through southern Tarrant County where she lives is expanding to 10 lanes.
Overton, a 78-year-old widow, is in the way...
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