… As part of the original “deal,” Summit agreed to sell a parcel of land south of the hotel to Volusia County for off-beach parking. (Why our elected and appointed officials didn’t demand the land transfer as part of the gifting of our heritage of beach driving is – like most things – over my head.)
We were then told County government gave Summit $1.8 million of our tax dollars to purchase the lot – then poured on another $774,635 of public funds to pave a 100-space parking lot (?)…..
read more at https://barkersview.org/2017/06/27/on-volusia-because-they-can/?t=1&cn=ZmxleGlibGVfcmVjc18y&iid=bc23d552fb844efaae672dc876255e41&uid=50506969&nid=244+285282312