Theater owner says city flooded property and then stuck him for the water bill

The lot of the closed Motor VU Twin Drive-in Theatre sits vacant. Owner Bobby Gran Jr. said he plans to clean up the property and develop it.

PHOTO MICHAEL MARESH

IMPERIAL — Imperial businessman Bobby Gran Jr., who owns the now-closed Motor VU Twin Drive-in Theatre in Imperial, is threatening to sue the city for what he calls an excessive water bill and damage to the building on the theater grounds.

Gran said he has tried to contact the city manager by phone eight times and by in person twice to no avail.

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