Hailey must pay attorney fees to developer


A federal judge has ordered the city of Hailey to pay $99,178 in attorney fees to Old Cutters Inc., a developer who challenged the city’s annexation fees as exorbitant and won.

Hailey charged $3.8 million in annexation fees, though a study found the annexation would cost only $788,000.

Old Cutters and Mountain West Bank challenged the fees.

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