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Ordinance #84

AN ORDINANCE ANNEXING CERTAIN TERRITORY TO
THE CITY OF JOHNSON, ARKANSAS, AN INCORPORATED TOWN

WHEREAS, the City of Johnson is an incorporated town,

 

WHEREAS/ a petition was filed in the County Court of
Washington County, Arkansas, requesting that certain hereafter
described real estate lying adjacent and contiguous to the City
of Johnson be annexed to the City of Johnson, Arkansas, and;
WHEREAS, notice of hearing .was given and a hearing held
pursuant to the Order of said Court, and;
WHEREAS, no one having protested said annexation within
the time allowed by law, said Court did enter its Order on
January 28, 1986, annexing said lands to the City of Johnson
Arkansas, said Order being recorded in Book Z1 at Page
701, and;
WHEREAS, such Order has been filed with the City Clerk
for the City of Johnson, Arkansas, and;
WHEREAS, the City Council of the City of Johnson, Arkansas,
finds that the Order of the County Court of Washington County,
Arkansas, in all things conforms to the laws thereunto provided;
that it would be in the best interest of said City that the
annexation be effected; and that the annexation of lands to be
incorporated unto the City of Johnson, Arkansas, by the County
Court of Washington County, Arkansas, should be approved,
ratified and accepted; and
WHEREAS , the present use of the lands is for agricultural
purposes, and the lands should be zoned agricultural upon
annexation to the City of Johnson .
NOW, THEREFORE, BE IT ORDAINED BY THE CITY COUNCIL OF THE
CITY OF JOHNSON, ARKANSAS, AN INCORPORATED TOWN:
SECTION I: The following described real estate, lying
and situated in Washington 'County., Arkansas , is hereby declared
annexed and duly incorporated into the City of Johnson, Washington
County, Arkansas:

The Southeast Quarter of the Southeast Quarter
of Section Seventeen (17) in Township Seventeen
(17) North of Range Thirty (30) West, LESS AND
EXCEPT, the following described tract:
Beginning at the Southwest corner of said 40
acre tract and running thence along the West
line thereof North 0°28'24" East 300.00 feet;
thence South 89°54'13" East 220.00 feet; thence
South 0°28'24" West 300.00 feet; thence along
the South line of said SE% of the SE% North
89°54r13" West 220.00 feet to the point of
beginning, containing in this exception 1.52 acres,
more or less.
Subject to the County Roads along the South and
East sides thereof.
SECTION II: That all of the inhabitants of said annexed
territory are hereby declared to be citizens of Johnson,
Arkansas, and entitled to all rights, privileges, and benefits
thereunto pertaining.
SECTION III: That said real estate is hereby declared to
be zoned A (agricultural) to the City of Johnson, Washington
County, Arkansas, and shall remain in zone A until such time as
the City rezones such territory.
SECTION IV: This ordinance shall take effect from and
after its approval, passage and publication according to law.