306.28  Appraisers.

If the board is unable, by agreement with the owner, to acquire the necessary right of way to effect such change, three freeholders shall be selected to appraise the damages consequent on the taking of the right of way. The board of supervisors shall select one of said appraisers. The owner or owners of the land sought to be taken shall select one of said appraisers. The two appraisers so selected shall choose the third appraiser. In case the owners do not exercise their said right or in case they are unable to agree as to an appraiser, or in case their appointee fails to appear and qualify, the said board of supervisors shall appoint two appraisers and said two appointees shall choose the third appraiser.

If the two appraisers selected shall fail within ten days to select a third, or the third appraiser so selected shall fail to serve, then the board of supervisors shall select the third appraiser.

Section History: Early form

  [SS15, § 1527-r1, -r2; C24, 27, 31, 35, 39, § 4610; C46, 50, § 306.51; C54, 58, 62, 66, § 306.22; C71, 73, 75, 77, 79, 81, § 306.28]

Internal References

  Referred to in § 306.19, 306.27, 331.304

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