Century sells Gulf Power easement

The Century Council approved a right-of-way easement to Gulf Power to run natural gas at a location on Tedder Road west of the Century Correctional Institute work camp.

According to Town Manager Buz Eddy, the area of the easement the company wants will allow Gulf Power to install and perpetually maintain a natural gas pipeline within the 50 foot easement, but they want to use 95 feet during the construction phase, to bring in pipe and materials.

“They want to put a gas line in to run from the Florida Gas Pipeline down to the Plant Crist,” said Eddy. “They want to be able to operate the Plant C...