AGENDA MEMORANDUM

 

 

Meeting Date:           November 22, 2010

 

From:                          Doug Drymon, Deputy City Manager

 

Subject:                      Adoption of an ordinance authorizing the City of Leesburg to alleviate code violations and impose charges on property owners for any costs which the City incurs as a result of its actions.

 

 

Staff Recommendation: 

Adopt the ordinance which has been prepared by the City Attorney’s Office that authorizes the City of Leesburg to alleviate code violations and impose charges on property owners for the reimbursement of any costs incurred by the City as a result of its actions.

 

 

Analysis: 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Options:

1.  Adopt the ordinance prepared the City Attorney’s Office

2.  Such alternative action as the Commission may deem appropriate

 

 

Fiscal Impact

 

Adopting the proposed ordinance will enable the City to seek reimbursement from property owners for the costs that it incurs abating code violations involving real property, such as mowing overgrown lots, removing junk and debris, draining stagnant water, and securing or demolishing dangerous or harmful structures.

 

 

Submission Date and Time:    11/23/2010 8:57 AM____

 

Department: ______________________

Prepared by:  ______________________                     

Attachments:         Yes____   No ______

Advertised:   ____Not Required ______                     

Dates:   __________________________                     

Attorney Review :       Yes___  No ____

                                                 

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Revised 6/10/04

 

Reviewed by: Dept. Head ________

 

Finance  Dept. __________________                                     

                              

Deputy C.M. ___________________                                                                         

Submitted by:

City Manager ___________________

 

Account No. _________________

 

Project No. ___________________

 

WF No. ______________________

 

Budget  ______________________

 

Available _____________________