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Ord #17

AN ORDINANCE VACATING AND ABANDONING A PART OF SECONDT STREET IN THE TOWN OF JOHNSON, WASHINGTON COUNTY, ARKANSAS

 

WHEREAS, a Petition has been filed with the Town Council of the Town of Johnson, Arkansas, by Dorcas Diven Curtis, to vacate and abandon a certain portion of Second: Stredt located in the Town of Johnson, Washington County, Arkansas, to-wit:

A part of the Southeast (SE ) Quarter of the Northwest-Quarter (NW.k) of Section 22, Township 17 North, Range 30 west of the 5th P.M., and being more particularly described as follows:
Beginning at a point North 2° 15' West 149.29 feet from an existing axle and fence, said axle being 207.90 feet.North and 416.83 feet West of the Center of Section 22, Township 17 North, Range 30 West, said axle also being South 86° 41' East 62.0 feet from an existing axle on the East Right-of-Way of the St. Louis and San Francisco Railroad; thence South 87° 28' East 228.32 feet, thence North 2° 44' East 30.17 feet to a point on the West Right-of-Way line of a dedicated street,thence North 87° 28' West 230.14 feet, thence S 13° 53' West 2.84 feet, thence South 2° 151 West 27.31 feet to the point of beginning, containing 0.16 acres, more or less.

 

AND WHEREAS, the petitioner is the owner of all property abutting that portion of Second Street above described and sought to be vacated, and

 

WHEREAS, the petitioner, together with the Town Council of the Town of Johnson has caused to be laid out constructed and dedicated a new street to replace the street sought to be vacated, and

 

WHEREAS, the Town Council has found that notices as required have been given for the time and manner required, and

 

WHEREAS, the Town Council has found that it would be to the best interests of the petitioner and the Town of Johnson, and the Welfare of the public generally would better be served by the abandonment thereof;

 

NOW, THEREFORE, BE IT ORDAINED by the Town Council of the Town of Johnson, Washington County, Arkansas:

 

Section 1: The Town of Johnson, Arkansas, hereby releases. vacates

 

Beginning at a point North 2° 15' WeSt 149.29. feet from an existing axle and fence, said axle being 207.90 feet North and 416.83 feet West of the Center of Section 22, Township 17 North, Range 30 West, said axle also being S 86' 41' East 62.0 feet from an existing axle on the East Right of Way of the St. Louis and San Francisco Railroad; thence S 87° 28' East 228.32 feet, thence W2° 44' East 30.17 feet to a point on the West Right of-Way line of a dedicated street, thence North 87° 28' West 230.14 feet, thence South 13° 53' West 2.84 feet, thence South 2° 15' West 27.31 feet.to the point of beginning; containing 0.16 acres, more or less.

 

Section 2: A copy of this Ordinance duly certified by the Town Clerk, Town of Johnson, Arkansas, shall be filed in the Office of the Recorder of Washington County, Arkansas, and recorded in the deed records of said County.

 

Section 3: This Ordinance shall take effect and be in force from and after its approval, passage and publication.