Resolution 1503

City of Goodland Resolution

RESOLUTION NO. 1503

 

A RESOLUTION FINDING THAT THE STRUCTURE LOCATED AT 1619  KANSAS AVE., GOODLAND, KANSAS, IS UNSAFE OR DANGEROUS AND DIRECTING THAT THE STRUCTURE BE REPAIRED OR REMOVED AND THE PREMISES BE MADE SAFE AND SECURE.

 

WHEREAS, the Enforcing Officer of the City of Goodland, Kansas, did on the 6th day of February, 2017, file with the governing body of said city, a statement in writing that the structure, hereinafter described, was unsafe and dangerous; and,

 

WHEREAS, the governing body did by Resolution No. 1490, dated the 21st day of February, 2017, fix the time and place of a hearing at which the owner, his or her agent, and lienholders, any occupants and all other parties of interest of such structure could appear and show cause why such structure should not be condemned and ordered repaired or demolished, and provided for giving notice thereof as provided by law; and,

 

WHEREAS, Resolution No. 1490 was published in the official city paper on the 24th day of February, 2017 and on the 3rd day of March, 2017, and a copy of said Resolution was served upon all persons entitled thereto as provided by law; and,

 

WHEREAS, on the 3rd day of April, 2017, the governing body did conduct the hearing scheduled in Resolution No. 1490 and took evidence from the following: the Enforcing Officer on behalf of the City and the Owner.

 

NOW, THEREFORE, BE IT RESOLVED BY THE GOVERNING BODY OF THE CITY OF GOODLAND, KANSAS, THAT:

 

  1. The governing body hereby finds that the structure located at:

 

A tract of land in the West side of Block Twelve (12) of the CK&N Addition to the City of Goodland, Kansas.

 

See Exhibit “A” Attached

 

also known  as 1619 Kansas Ave., is unsafe and dangerous and directs that such structure is to be repaired and the premises made safe and secure.

 

  1. The owner of such structure is hereby directed to commence the repair of the property within thirty (30) days of April 17, 2017. Provided that upon due application by the owner and for good cause shown, the governing body, in its sole discretion, may grant the owner additional time to complete the repairs to the property.

 

  1. If the owner fails to commence the repair of the structure within the time stated, or any additional time granted by the governing body, or fails to diligently prosecute the same until the work is completed, the governing body will cause the structure to be razed and removed and the costs of razing and removing, less salvage, if any, shall be collected in the manner provided by K.S.A. 12-1,1115, and amendments thereto or shall be assessed as special assessments against the lot or parcel of land upon which the structure is located or both, all as provided by law.

 

BE IT FURTHER RESOLVED, that if the owner fails to commence the repair of the structure within the time provided herein or fails to diligently prosecute the same, the governing body may take such further action as it deems necessary to raise and remove the structure without further notice to the owner or other parties in interest.

 

BE IT FURTHER RESOLVED, that the City Clerk shall cause this Resolution to be published once in the official city paper and mail a copy to the owners, agents, lienholders, occupants and other parties in interest.

 

Adopted this 17th day of April, 2017.

 

 

 

__________________________________________

Annette Fairbanks, Vice-Mayor

 

 

 

ATTEST:

 

 

______________________________________

Mary P. Volk, City Clerk

 

Exhibit “A”

 

 

A tract of land approximately 171 feet by 55 feet in the West Side of Block Twelve (12) in the C.K.&N. Addition to the City of Goodland, described as follows:

 

Commencing at the Northwest Corner of Lot One (1) in said Block Twelve (12); thence West Twenty Feet (20’) across the alley; thence South along the West Side of the alley 229 Feet more or less to the place of beginning;, thence due West 55 Feet to the East line of Voltaire, now Kansas Avenue; thence due South 171 Feet to the North line of 17th Street; thence due East 55 Feet along the North Line of 17th Street to the West line of the alley; thence North along the West line of said alley 171 Feet to the point of beginning.