Descended from early Wood Colony settlers, David Blickenstaff owns 9.96 acres along Beckwith and has been vocal about wanting to
|David L. Blickenstaff Sr.|
Source: Beyer High yearbook
could follow is the dreaded "domino effect" where when one sells, the others will follow as they don't want to farm next to a commercial development or office park.
Also from a founding German Baptist Brethren family, several Grover family members own three large parcels along Dakota. Many of their neighbors think one or more Grovers would sell their lands for development, and while this may be true, there's at least one Grover family who owns land on Dakota and wrote to the Modesto City Council requesting to NOT be annexed into the city and to preserve Wood Colony as it is.
|One of Bill Lyons Jr.'s subsidiaries,|
Further landowners and updates may be posted here, stay tuned...