Bermuda Run Set To Annex Kinderton
Published 12:00 am Thursday, May 26, 2011
By Jackie Seabolt
BERMUDA RUN – Next month, town council members will decide if Kinderton will become a part of Bermuda Run.
And if comments at a public hearing held last week on the topic are any indicator, there was little negative said about the voluntary annexation.
Four Kinderton residents shared their thoughts on becoming part of the gated community.
Dorinda Porter told the board she only wanted to say one thing. “I’m in support of it.”
Dick Heriott, who is secretary of Kinderton’s Single Homeowners Association and who spearheaded the collection of signatures to petition for annexation told the board he and a handful of volunteers went door to door to get more than 70 percent of Kinderton’s 900 residents to sign the petition.
If annexed, Kinderton would receive services from Bermuda Run like street maintenance, solid waste pick-up, and landscaping.
“If we can get the town to take over some of our expenses we would try and lower homeowner’s dues,” Heriott said. “I see no down side to this annexation, it’s a …