Kelo comes to Nashville

So, says one local blogger. And the local media are paying attention. The Tennessean lays out the basics, while NBC affiliate WSMV provides the Metropolitan Development & Housing Authority’s response to the suit: they feel “compelled” to seize the property for the “good of the greater community.”

Meanwhile, The Nashville City Paper reports that one local official is working on legislation, apparently supported by half of the Metro Council, to intervene on behalf of Joy Fordd.

And a Knoxville Sentinel News blog has a round-up of local blogger analysis.