HUMBOLDT Bill and Sharon Barton have a chore ahead of them. In order to negotiate a route to property they own just outside Humboldts city limit to the east, they must clear small trees, limbs and brush.
Involved is a lane a couple of blocks long, that while not officially a street, was once graded by the city, said Bill Barton.
Humboldt City Attorney Fred Works pointed out that 13th Street the strip of ground in question was designated to continue north to the Barton property but was never opened as a street. Consequently, whatever gravel back when the Neoshos rock was dredged for roads and streets found on the lane was put their unofficially.