Joplin City Council annexes 32nd street property

JOPLIN, Mo – The Joplin City Council passes an ordinance to annex a property near the 32nd street Place Community Improvement District.

The plan is to include it in the district.

Officials say the annexation was necessary to make street improvements.

They also say the property was blighted, or had unsafe or unsanitary conditions, allowing them to annex it.