Turkey pod permit hearing
June 20, 2018
The Edmunds County Courthouse was the site of a hearing on Thursday, June 14, 2018, to appeal the actions of the Edmunds County Commission and Zoning Board in approving a building permit for a turkey pod southwest of Ipswich.
Mary Curtis filed the appeals after a permit was approved to build the turkey operation near her home.
Judge Richard Sommers presided at the hearing.
Curtis’s attorney David Geyer called Nathan Davis, the chairman of the Zoning Board, as his first witness. Geyer questioned if Davis had a conflict of interest in the process. Davis owns land that will hold a turk...