09-06-11 – Alley Vacation – Lots 4 and 5

RESOLUTION NO. 09-06-11

RESOLUTION APPROVING THE DEED AND AUTHORIZING THE SALE OF 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, the City of Beacon has deemed it advisable to consider the vacation and sale of 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, the Beacon City Council has vacated the public alley described above subject to the retention of utility easement rights down the alley and has held a public hearing on the proposed sale of the above-described alley to the property owner, which owns the properties adjoining the alley.

NOW, THEREFORE, BE IT RESOLVED by the City Council of the City of Beacon, Iowa that Shawn C. Maxwell, Mayor, be and he is hereby authorized and directed to execute a Quit Claim Deed on behalf of the City of Beacon, Iowa conveying the above described real property to the adjoining property owner, and the Mayor and City staff are further authorized to take necessary action to accomplish said conveyance.

BE IT FURTHER RESOLVED by the City Council of the City of Beacon, Iowa that the said Quit Claim Deed be and is hereby approved and the City Clerk is hereafter authorized and directed to deliver said deed after execution to the adjoi8ning property owner at a price of $0.25 per square foot plus publication and application costs applicable thereto.

Passed and approved this 9th day of September, 2011.

Mayor, Shawn C. Maxwell

City Clerk, LuAnn L. Utterback

(Shane Moore Alley Sale)