AN ORDINANCE AUTHORIZING THE CITY TO PURCHASE A UTILITY EASEMENT FOR WATER SYSTEM IMPROVEMENTS ALONG 105 EAST MAIN STREET AND DECLARING AN EMERGENCY

 

WHEREAS,  the City of Cortland has identified the need to obtain a four hundred sixty five (465) square foot utility easement along the frontage located at 105 E. Main Street; and,

 

WHEREAS,  the acquisition of the easement is necessary for the construction of a pressure reducing valve; and,

 

WHEREAS,  the property owners, Lawrence and Robin Robinson, dba Locos Amiga Properties, LLC, have expressed a desire to grant the easement; and,

 

WHEREAS,  the value of the easement has been calculated to be seven hundred seventy four dollars and twenty three cents ($774.23), according to guidelines entitled “When a Public Agency Acquires Your Property.”

 

 

NOW, THEREFORE:

 

BE IT ORDAINED BY THE COUNCIL OF THE CITY OF CORTLAND, OHIO:

 

Section 1.    That the Council of the City of Cortland does hereby authorize the Service Director to purchase the storm sewer easement from Lawrence and Robin Robinson at a cost not to exceed $774.23.

 

Section 2.   The cost of easement will be paid from the Water Fund - 60-J-234:

 

Section 3.  This ordinance having the procedural rules suspended shall take effect immediately in the best interest of the public health, safety, and welfare of the residents of the City of Cortland, Ohio.

 

            PASSED IN COUNCIL THIS _________DAY OF ________________, 2011

 

 

ATTEST: ____________________________  _________________________________

                        CLERK OF COUNCIL                     PRESIDENT OF COUNCIL

 

 

FILED W/MAYOR ___________                           __________________________

                                       DATE                                              MAYOR

 

DATE APPROVED ____________________

 

ROLL CALL

ORDINANCE                                                EMERGENCY

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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