The Town of Bargersville won a legal dispute Monday validating its annexation of 739 parcels within three miles of Greenwood’s city limits and making it the exclusive sewer-service provider in the area.
Montgomery County Court Judge Thomas K. Milligan ruled in favor of Bargersville, ending a battle between the local governments. For years, Bargersville and Greenwood competed to provide sewer service to new suburban developments along State Road 135, south of Greenwood and north of Bargersville. Then, in November 2007, Bargersville began trying to annex more than 3,000 acres in the area.
Greenwood opposed the small town’s annexation of property so close to its city limits and filed suit after the annexation