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Ordinance 2008-10

AN ORDINANCE ANNEXING CERTAIN LANDS THAT ARE
COMPLETELY SURROUNDED BY THE INCORPORATED LIMITS OF THE
CITY OF JOHNSON; AND FOR OTHER PURPOSES.
WHEREAS, A.C.A. 14-40-501 — 14-40-503 provides that unincorporated islands of
land that have been completely surrounded by the incorporated limits of a municipality may be
annexed by that municipality; and
WHEREAS, the City of Johnson desires to annex certain lands more completely
described below; and
WHEREAS, the area to be annexed complies with the standards for lands qualifying for
annexation which are set forth in A.C.A. 14-40-301 — 14-40-304 and 14-40-501 — 14-40-503;
and
WHEREAS, on the 13th day of June, 2008, a legal notice was published setting out
the description of the territory proposed to be annexed, and all property owners within the
area were notified by certified mail of their right to appear at a public hearing on this matter; and
WHEREAS, said public hearing was held on July 8, 2008, in the City Council
Chambers/Courtroom of Johnson City Hall at 5:30 PM.
NOW, THEREFORE, BE IT ORDAINED BY THE CITY COUNCIL OF THE CITY
OF JOHNSON, ARKANSAS:
SECTION 1 : That the following described unincorporated lands, situate in Washington
County, Arkansas, which are completely surrounded by the city limits of the City of Johnson, is
hereby annexed to the City of Johnson:
Beginning at the NW Corner of the SE1/4 of said section 21; Thence S87016'00"E 408.64';
thence N01°43'45"E 1051.49'; thence N65°13'08"E 55.91'; thence N90°00'00"E 1 19.89'; thence
S73°41'18"E 87.50'; thence S77°18'16"E 67.94'; thence S77°59'31"E 87.33'; thence N88°57'32"E
136.77'; thence N77°45'13"E 67.03; thence N77°00'23"E 62.34'; thence N77°26'52"E 68.48';
thence N82°42'58"E 77.74'; thence N84°24'47"E 90.44'; thence N85°13'19"E 72.1 1'; thence
S87°16'25"E 53.34'; thence S80°31'56"E 39.02'; thence S78°33'32"E 33.16'; thence S70°37'33"E
53.12'; thence S73°08'12"E 74.39'; thence S57°14'32"E 1 13.46'; thence S49°47'59"E 68.80';
thence S54°08'50"E 86.27'; thence S56°04'53"E 94.08'; thence S57°26'08"E 49.08'; thence
S57°57'50"E 73.80'; thence S62°22'54"E 81.91'; thence S60°17'17"E 47.09'; thence S55°03'38"E
129.67'; thence S49°28'28"E 140.00'; thence S45°00'00"E 135.64'; thence S44°04'33"E 216.46';
thence S34°56'12"E 30.60'; thence S02°47'01"W 319.42'; thence N88°07'52"W 1422.55'; thence
SOO°19T09"W 1107.02'; thence S01°16'39"W 1787.90'; thence S02°OI'56r'W 288.75'; thence
Municipal/coj Island Annexation Ord 2008
N09°42'00"W 567.63'; thence N88°05'41"W 806.16'; thence S16°52'37MW 26.77'; thence
S31°58'38"W 90.16'; thence S44°54'16"W 77.98'; thence S43°07'45"W 119.38'; thence
S30°26'06"W 69.71'; thence S22°56'31"W 88.89'; thence S19°56'55"W 216.27'; thence
S25°59'49nW 66.90'; thence S32°33'43"W 68.1 1'; thence N02°30'14"E 3344.34' to the point of
beginning, containing 126.04 acres more or less.
SECTION 2: That the above described territory shall be annexed to and become a part
of Ward #3 of the City of Johnson, and the same shall henceforth be a part of said ward as fully
as existing parts of said ward, and said annexed area is hereby zoned A- 1 .
SECTION 3 : Police and fire protection shall be extended to such area immediately and
additional City services as they become available.