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RESOLUTION 2013-4

A RESOLUTION AUTHORIZING ACCEPTANCE OF

DONATION OF LAND FOR RAZORBACK GREENWAY
ACCESS, TRAILHEAD AND PARKING
WHEREAS, the completion of the portion of the Razorback Greenway within Johnson is
anticipated within FIVE months;
WHEREAS, the City needs to have an access point, a Trailhead and prepare for parking
for use by the public and use by city employees and officials taking care of and policing the
Greenway.
WHEREAS, Walter Robinson as Trustee of the Walter Robinson Trust has agreed to
donate to the City of Johnson 3'.75 acres (more or less) of land which is adjacent to the trail.
WHEREAS, Johnson Clear Creek Trails Committee recommends to the Council
acceptance of the parcel of property for use by the public and the City to access the Greenway
and parking related to such use.
BE IT RESOLVED BY THE CITY COUNCIL OF JOHNSON, ARKANSAS, That,
Section 1: That the City gratefully acknowledges the donation to the City of 3.75
acres (more or less) of land by Walter Robinson, as Trustee of the Walter Robinson Trust and
hereby agrees to accept such by way of a quitclaim deed without ordering title work.
Section 2: That the City acknowledges that the ad valorem taxes on the 3.75 acres
(more or less) for the years 2012 and 2013 have to be paid no later than October 10, of the
following year, and accepts the responsibility to pay some when such can be paid.
Section 3: That upon receiving a written evaluation of the land being donated to the
City, the Mayor and Recorder-Treasurer are authorized to issue a gift letter to the Walter
Robinson Trust for the appropriate amount.