Your property is not your own

They cleaned up their industrial land of invasive species and dead trees, and the Township of Canton, in Michigan, is shaking them down for extortion fees of nearly half-a-million.

Township officials said it’s not a government overreach. They said it’s no different than what any developer had to do, which is make a payment to the township’s tree fund for not replacing trees.


5:56 pm on December 3, 2018