A win for property rights.
Boynton Fla. abandons eminent domain in Heart area.
"We are pulling out," Mayor Jerry Taylor said. "We just figured it's going to be costly in the long run. Too many people would be willing to fight it."
John Little, attorney for several of the property owners, said he was surprised at the city's decision.
"This is a great day," Little said. "This now puts everyone in the position to negotiate freely in the open market. My clients can voluntarily decide if they want to sell."