09-07-11 – Alley Vacation – Lots 65 and 76

RESOLUTION NO. 09-07-11

RESOLUTION SETTING DATE FOR PUBLIC HEARING TO CONSDER AN ORDINANCE TO VACATE THE NORTH-SOUTH PUBLIC ALLEY, 20 FEET BY 150 FEET, AND ADJOINING LOT 65 OF EVAN’S 1ST ADDITION AND LOT 76 OF PRICE’S ADDITION IN THE CITY OF BEACON, MAHASKA COUNTY, IOWA.

WHEREAS, a request has been made and the City wishes to consider the vacation and sale of the north-south public alley, and adjoining Lots 65 of Evan’s 1st Addition and Lot 76 of Price’s Addition, in the City of Beacon, Mahaska County, Iowa, and is legally described as follows:

                                                Commencing at the Northeast corner of Lot 65 of Evan’s 1st

Addition to the Town of Beacon, Iowa, thence Northeasterly

10 feet to the center of 20 foot vacated alley lying between

Said Lot 65 and Lot 76 of Price’s Addition to the Town of Beacon,

Iowa, thence Southeasterly 150 feet parallel to the Easterly line

of said Lot 65, thence Southwesterly 10 feet to the Southeast

corner of said Lot 65, thence Northwesterly along the Easterly

 line of said Lot 65 to the Northeast corner thereof.

 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 October 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 7th day of September, 2011.

Mayor, Shawn C. Maxwell

City Clerk, LuAnn L. Utterback

(J. Fenton Alley Sale)