December 4, 2011
Although street lights and trash service were added when the Lexington Drive area was annexed into Jefferson City, plans for a neighborhood park on the vacant lot, shown above, at Rolling Hills Road and Southridge Drive never got past planning stages.
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In last annexation, city incurred some expense, benefit
As the city looks at possible areas to annex in the near future, some observers have said the end goal is increased tax revenues for the city. But what are city costs compared to new revenues through annexation?