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Iron Eagle -- close or repair?
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What do you say?
Repair it 107 28%
Let it close 268 70%
Undecided 7 2%
Total responses to this question382100%

 
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Exactly mothball most people just can't seem to get this through their heads. After we pay to build and maintain a golf course for over 20 years lets give it away to someone.
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Posted by Independent    - 8/27/2015 8:34:04 PM
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The Chase family has a claim on this land if it is not maintained as a municipal 18 hole golf course. People should use their brains before just throwing this away. If this is not maintained, the city and the Chase family would be in a costly law suit. The haters seem to not care about this, but they need to think this through.
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Posted by mothball    - 8/27/2015 7:47:58 AM
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When the contract is paid off, what would the sale value be? Is the city doing an appraisal right now? Is there a performance clause with the management company? I see an out real easy. My guess would be cost of $13MM and a reasonably low salvage value of $5-6MM. lot of taxpayer money to throw away. Lots of profitable salvage options and no one is thinking about.
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Posted by dragracer    - 8/26/2015 5:40:26 PM
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