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Ord #3

ORDINANCE NO. 3

AN ORDINANCE ANNEXING CERTAIN TERRITORY TOTHE TOWN OF JOHNSON, WASHINGTON COUNTY, ARKANSAS

 

BE IT ORDAINED BY THE TOWN COUNCIL OF THE TOWN OF JOHNSON, ARKANSAS:

Section 1: That Whereas, on the 31st day of December, 1968, there waspresented to the County Court of·washington County, Arkansas, a proper Petitionasking for the annexation to the Town of Johnson, Arkansas, certain real estateadjacent and contiguous to the said Town of Johnson, Arkansas, the said realestate being described as follows, to wit:


Section 21, Township 17 North, Range 30 West:

Beginning at a point 1155' South of the Northeast Corner; thence North 73' West 363'; thence South 65' West 165'; thence South 363 11• to the main channel of Clear Creek; thence up the main channel of said creek in a Southeasterly direction to the Section line between Sections 21 and 22; thence North to the place of beginning. Also, the East Half (E 1/2) of theSoutheast Quarter (SE l/2), all in Section 21, Township 17 North,Range 30 West.


Section 22, Township 17 North, Range 31 West:

Beginning at a point 1188' South of the Northwest Corner;thence South 1452' to the Southwest Corner of the NorthwestQuarter (NW 1/2); thence East 1320' to the Southeast (SE) cornerof the West Half (W~) of the Northwest Quarter (NW 1/2); thenceNorth 959.1'; thence North 71' West 369.7'; thence North 69°West 1039.5' to the place of beginning. Also, the NorthwestQuarter (NW 1/2) of the Southwest Quarter (SW 1/2), and the SouthHalf (S~) of the Southwest Quarter (SW 1/2), of the SouthwestQuarter (SW 1/2), all in Section 22, Township 17 North, Range30 West.


Section 27, Township 17 North, Range 30 West:

The West Half of the Southwest Quarter of the Northwest Quarter(W~ SW 1/2 NW 1/2) Section 27 in Township 17 North, Range 30 West.


Section 28, Township 17 North, Range 30 West:

The East Half (E 1/2) of the Northeast Quarter (NE 1/2), Section 28,Township 17 North, Range 30 West.

all in Washington County, Arkansas

 

Section 2: The Whereas on the 14th day of February, 1969, the County

 

Section 3: That Whereas on the 14th day of February, 1969, the ·countySection3: That Whereas, according to the Statutes of the State ofArkansas, the said Order was recorded on the County Records Book M-1 atPages 308 and 309' and no further action was taken for a period of thirtydays; that at the end of 30 days, no protest of any sort by anyone had beenfiled against the action of the County Court therein.

 

Section 4: That Whereas, on the 17th day of March;; 1 1969, the CountyCourt entered an Order approvingand confirming all actions taken on the14th day of February, 1969, which Order was recorded March 20, 1969, inBook M-1 at Pages 348 and 349.

 

Section 5: And That Whereas, on the 15th day of April 1969,certified copies of the original Order and the Order confirming the annexationwere filed with the Town Clerk of the Town of Johnson, Arkansas;
     NOW, THEREFORE, from and after the approval and publication of thisOrdinance, the above described real estate in Washington County, Arkansas, ishereby declared annexed to and incorporated into the Town of Johnson, Arkansas;that the streets and alleys as shown therein are declared streets and alleysof the Town of Johnson, Arkansas, and that the map of said annexed territoryattached hereto is hereby declared the map of the said annexed territory, andthat the said real estate is hereby declared to be in Ward One of theTown of Johnson, Arkansas, until such time as an additional Ordinance of theTown of Johnson, Arkansas, redistricts the said Town, and that all the inhabitantsof the said annexed territory are hereby declared to be citizens of Johnson, Arkansas, and are entitled to all the rights, privileges and benefits of the other citizens of the Town of Johnson, Washington County, Arkansas.

PASSED AND APPROVED, this the1 5th day of April 1969.