Residents Call EJT 'Un-American
For City of Brevard officials, the extraterritorial jurisdiction (ETJ) is simply a "tool for managing growth," but for many county residents the ETJ is "un-American."
The library's Rogow Room was packed with more than 300 people Monday during the Council's public hearing on the ETJ.
More than 50 people signed up to speak during the hearing, which ended at 10 p.m. and will continue on May 5 at the same location.
A majority of the Council wants to expand the ETJ, which may be legally done, according to the state, up to 1 mile beyond the city limits.
Much of the city's current focus appears...