Council accepts bid for Food Pantry building
August 15, 2019
Despite a split vote, the Sundance City Council has agreed to sell the building that was until recently a food pantry to a private buyer for $40,000. Council members who voted against accepting the bid felt it was too low for the piece of land and the building that sits on it.
Two bids were received for the property; the apparent high bid of $40,000 and another for just $10,000. After a brief pause, the council questioned whether they had to accept it and were informed by City Attorney Mark Hughes that they had the right to refuse any bid and could do so if they felt neither was high enough...