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Ordinance 2007-19

ORDINANCE NO. 2007-19
AN ORDINANCE TO ESTABLISH AND LAY OFF
JOHNSON MUNICIPAL PROPERTY OWNERS'
IMPROVEMENT DISTRICT NO. 1- THE STEPS AT
JOYCE SUBDIVISION INFRASTRUCTURE
PROJECT
WHEREAS, a Petition to form Johnson Municipal Property Owners'
Improvement District No. 1- The Steps at Joyce Subdivision Infrastructure
Project has been filed with the Johnson City Recorder; and,
WHEREAS, the City Recorder has presented said petition to the
Mayor; and,
WHEREAS, the Mayor has set December 11, 2007, at 6:00 p.m. as the
date and time for a hearing before the Johnson City Council for consideration of
said petition; and,
WHEREAS, the Johnson City Council has determined from an
abstracted certificate of property ownership that those signing the petition
constitute all the owners of the real property to be located in the district; and,
WHEREAS, the Arkansas Municipal Property Owners' Improvement
District Law provides at Ark. Code Ann. Sec. 1 4-94-1 06(b)(2) that if the
governing body determines that all the owners of the record title to the real
property to be located in the district have petitioned for the improvements, it shall
then be its duty by ordinance to establish and lay off the district as defined in the
petition and to appoint the commissioners named in the petition.
NOW, THEREFORE, BE IT ORDAINED BY THE CITY COUNCIL OF
JOHNSON, ARKANSAS:
SECTION 1: That the real property described in Exhibit "A" attached
hereto and made a part hereof is hereby established and laid off as Johnson
Municipal Property Owners' Improvement District No. 1- The Steps at Joyce
Subdivision Infrastructure Project for the purpose of constructing, purchasing,
accepting as a gift or maintaining facilities for waterworks, recreation, drainage,
gas pipelines, underground trenches and excavations necessary for the
installation by public utilities or municipal utilities of electric and telephone
distribution systems, sanitary sewers, streets and highways including curbs and
gutters, and sidewalks, together with facilities related to any of the foregoing, or
for more than one of those purposes.
SECTION 2: The following three individuals are hereby appointed as
commissioners of said improvement district: Tracy K. Hoskins, L. Celeste
Hoskins and Russell C. Atchley.
SECTION 3: The name of said improvement district shall be Johnson
Municipal Property Owners' improvement District No. 1- The Steps at Joyce
Subdivision Infrastructure Project.
SECTION 4. The district shall not cease to exist upon the acquiring,
constructing or completion of the improvements, but it shall continue to exist for
the purpose of preserving, maintaining, and operating the improvements,
replacing equipment, paying salaries to employees, and performing any other
functions or services authorized in Ark. Code Ann., Title 14, Chapter 94.
PASSED AND APPROVED this 11th day of December, 2007.
Mayor: Ronnie Bannor
ATTEST:
JENNIFER ALLEN: CITY RECORDER
Approved as to form:
Daniel Wright, City Attorney
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