Zone change proposals for various properties across Lufkin sparked debate at Tuesday’s Lufkin City Council meeting.

The city did not hold a meeting in early July, which is the council’s standard procedure due to it usually falling around the July 4 holiday, but the Planning & Zoning Commission did. As such, the council was faced with several requests for zone changes throughout the community — some of which caused contention between the landowners and neighboring properties.

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