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Ordinance #83

AN ORDINANCE GRANTING AN EXCLUSIVE FRANCHISE TO THE
CITY OF SPRINGDALE, ARKANSAS, ACTING THROUGH IT'S SEWER
COMMISSION TO MAINTAIN AND OPERATE A SANITARY SEWER
COLLECTION, STORAGE AND PUMPING SYSTEM, WITHIN THAT
AREA OF THE CITY OF JOHNSON, WASHINGTON COUNTY, ARKANSAS,
LYING NORTH OF CLEAR CREEK
WHEREAS, the City of Springdale, acting through it's Sewer
Commission, currently operates and maintains a public sewerage
system consisting of lateral, main and intercepter sewers, sewage
stations and treatment facilities within the corporate limits of
the City of Johnson, Arkansas, lying North of Clear Creek; and
WHEREAS, the previous agreement for the sewer system is nearing
it's termination date; and it is therefore desirable and necessary
that the City of Johnson, Arkansas, grant a new exclusive franchise
to the City of Springdale, and that said franchise shall supercede
any previous agreements in conflict therewith; and
WHEREAS, under said franchise it is necessary and desirable for
the City of Johnson to grant to the City of Springdale, an easement
and right of way to lay, relay, install, maintain and operate sanitary
sewer lines and appurtenances, over, under and across public
streets, alleys and passageways.
NOW, THEREFORE, BE IT ORDAINED BY THE CITY COUNCIL OF THE
CITY OF JOHNSON, ARKANSAS, AN INCORPORATED TOWN, AS FOLLOWS:
J5ECTION I: The City of Johnson, Arkansas, an incorporated town,
hereby grants to the City of Springdale," acting through it1 s Sewer
Commission, an exclusive franchise, without charge or franchise tax,
to maintain and operate a sanitary sewer collection, storage and
pumping system within the area of the City of Johnson, Arkansas,
lying North of Clear Creek, for a period of ten (10) years, with
the privilege of renewing said franchise for additional periods of
time.

 

SECTION II : The City of Johnson, Arkansas, an incorporated
town , further grants to the City of Springdale , acting through it's
Sewer Commission, easements and right-of-way to lay, relay, install ,
maintain, and operate sanitary sewer lines and appurtenances , over ,
under and across public streets, alleys and passageways within that
area of the City of Johnson, Arkansas, lying North of Clear Creek.
SECTION III : All ordinances or parts of ordinances in conflict
with the provisions of this Ordinance are hereby repealed.
IT IS HEREBY DECLARED that an emergency exits and that this
Ordinance , being necessary for the preservation of the health, safety
and welfare of the citizens of the City of Johnson, Arkansas , an
incorporated town, shall become effective immediately upon it's
passage and approval .