08-04-11 – Alley Vacation – Lots 4 and 5

RESOLUTION NO. 08-04-11

RESOLUTION SETTING DATE FOR PUBLIC HEARING TO CONSIDER AN ORDINANCE TO VACATE THE NORTH PUBLIC ALLEY, 95.26 FEET BY 15 FEET, NORTH OF AND ADJOINING LOTS 5 AND 4 IN THE CITY OF BEACON, MAHASKA COUNTY, IOWA.

WHEREAS, a request has been made and the City wished to consider the vacation and sale of the North public alley, north of and adjoining Lots 5 and 4 in the City of Beacon, Mahaska County, Iowa, and is legally described as follows:

Commencing at the Northeast corner of Lot 4 of the Subdivision of Lot 2

of the southeast Quarter of the Southeast Quarter of Section 22, Township 75,

Range 16, thence north 14 feet, thence West 95.26 feet, thence South 14 feet

to the Northwest corner of Lot 5 of the Subdivision of said Lot 2, thence East along

the North line of said Lots 5 and 4 to the point of beginning.

WHEREAS, said request has been reviewed by the Beacon City Council and recommended for approval subject to the city retaining utility easement rights down the alley.

WHEREAS, statute requires a public hearing on such vacations.

NOW, THEREFORE, BE IT RESOLVED by the City Council of Beacon, Iowa that a public hearing shall be conducted on August 4, 2011 at 7:00 p.m. City Hall, Beacon, Iowa at which time persons may appear and speak for or against the vacation as legally described above.

Passed and approved this 8th day of August, 2011.

Mayor, Shawn C. Maxwell

LuAnn L. Utterback, City Clerk

(Shane Moore Alley Sale)