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Ordinance 2010-03

AN ORDINANCE CONCURRING WITH FAYETTEVILLE ORDINANCE NO. 53/7, PROVIDING FOR THE VOLUNTARY DETACHMENT OF APPROXIMATELY 99 ACRES FROM THE CITY OF JOHNSON, AND ATTACHING SAID LANDS TO THE CITY OF FAYETTEVTLLE

 

WHEREAS, the City Councils of Johnson and Fayetteville have passed Resolutions in March of 2010 expressing their joint intent to move about 99 acres from Johnson into Fayetteville, enter into a sewer contract in which Fayetteville agrees to allow access to its sewer mains within its water service area in Johnson, enter into an enhanced water service contract for Fayetteville's water service area within Johnson, assist in the right-of-way acquisition and construction of the extension of Van Ashe Boulevard, and other agreements.

 

WHEREAS, the Fayetteville City Council passed Ordinance No. S3/7 on April 20, 2010, which states that if the Johnson City Council votes for the proposed detachment and annexation ordinance, then the City Council of Fayetteville "has hereby annexed the said land (about 99 acres) into Fayetteville ...."

 

WHEREAS, the Johnson City Council held a public hearing on this subject as required by A.C.A. 14-40-2101 on June 8, 2010.

 

NOW, THEREFORE, BE IT ORDAINED BY THE CITY COUNCIL OF THE CITY OF JOHNSON, ARKANSAS:

 

Section I: That the City Council of the City of Johnson, Arkansas hereby concurs with Fayetteville Ordinance No. 57^7 providing for the simultaneous detachment from Johnson and annexation into Fayetteville of the property as shown by Exhibit "A" and described in Exhibit "B" attached hereto.

 

PASSED AND APPROVED this 13th day of July, 2010.

 

APPROVED:
Lonnie Barron. Mayor

ATTEST:

JENNIFER ALLEN, Recorder-Treasurer