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Work halted on Stephens County Fairgrounds

DUNCAN, Okla._Expansion of the Stephens County Fairgrounds has skidded to a halt after the City of Duncan said the project doesn't have the proper building permits to proceed.

City officials said no work can be done on the $800,000 project until specifications on utilities, like lighting and plumbing, can be provided. Fairground officials said those specs aren't available because crews planned on putting up just the shell of the new building before moving forward with interior plans.

City officials will meet with county commissioners next week to discuss the permit requirements for the project.

 

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