Quote Originally Posted by Sonny Tufts View Post
The county can't terminate the easement because it doesn't own it. The easement was granted to the National Trust for Historic Preservation. Even assuming that the Trust could release the easement without a court order and without jeopardizing its tax-exempt status, it could demand such an exorbitant amount for the release such that no buyer would be willing to pay.
The truth is that if those is power are friends of the owner of a property, things not thought possible are made possible.