Pierre, Hughes County Agree To Course Of Action On Nuisance Property

The City of Pierre and Hughes County have come to an agreement regarding a nuisance property on South Brule Street. City Engineer John Childs says the home in question has been the subject of numerous complains…

Childs says a Memorandum of Understanding between the city and county says Hughes County will transfer the property to the City of Pierre…

Childs says more of these agreements could be coming…

Work to demolish the home would be done during lulls and down time for city crews currently busy with construction jobs. Childs figures it should take about a day to demolish the home with finish working taking place later. An environmental assessment of the site found no hazards.