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State Appeals Court Upholds Ruling On Durham Impact Fees

Posted June 6, 2006 4:50 a.m. EDT

— The North Carolina Court of Appeals upheld a ruling Tuesday that ordered a refund of Durham County impact fees.

A group of homebuilders sued the county. A judge ruled the one-time fee ordinance was invalid.

The county was ordered to repay more than $7 million.

The county's attorney plans to take the appeal to the state Supreme Court.