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Case No. 18-0984

Jon D. Luckstead
v.
Iowa Department of Transportation

Appellant

Jon D. Luckstead

Appellee

Iowa Department of Transportation

Attorneys for Appellant

E. Kelly Keady

Attorneys for Appellee

Les V. Reddick and Todd L. Stevenson

Supreme Court

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Non-Oral

Briefs

Court of Appeals

Court of Appeals Opinion

Opinion Number:
18-0984
Date Published:
May 01, 2019
Summary

            Appeal from the Iowa District Court for Dubuque County, Monica Zrinyi Wittig, Judge.  AFFIRMED.  Heard by Potterfield, P.J., and Mullins and Bower, JJ.  Opinion by Bower, J.  (11 pages)

            Jon Luckstead appeals the district court judgment finding no compensable taking occurred due to the Iowa Department of Transportation’s relocation of the access point to Luckstead’s property and finding as proper the compensation awarded by the Dubuque County Compensation Commission for two parcels of land.  OPINION HOLDS: We find the district court correctly found the access issue was not a compensable taking and affirm.

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