recommends approval an Ordinance dedicating a ten (10)
foot wide strip of property owned by the City of
County, Florida, as additional Right of Way for ; repealing any conflicting ordinances.
Homes in Partnership, Inc. purchased parcel #22-19-24-00100001615 on Chester
Street, to use for affordable housing, which has a 10 foot easement in front of
the property, owned by the City. By
dedicating this ten foot strip, it would provide legal access to their property
and also promote affordable housing in the City of
ould not be effected
by this action.
1. Approve the ordinance dedicating 10 foot
2. Such alternative action as the Commission may deem appropriate
Fiscal Impact: None.
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AN ORDINANCE OF THE CITY OF LEESBURG, FLORIDA, DEDICATING A TEN FOOT WIDE STRIP OF PROPERTY OWNED BY THE CITY OF LEESBURG IN SECTION 22, TOWNSHIP 19 SOUTH, RANGE 24 EAST, LAKE COUNTY, FLORIDA, AS ADDITIONAL RIGHT OF WAY FOR CHESTER STREET; REPEALING CONFLICTING ORDINANCES; PROVIDING A SAVINGS CLAUSE; AND PROVIDING AN EFFECTIVE DATE.
WHEREAS, the City of Leesburg, Florida, owns a parcel of real property in Section 22, Township 19 South, Range 24 East, Lake County, Florida, contiguous on its West boundary to the East right of way of Chester Street, and on its West boundary to the East boundary of a residential building lot owned by Homes in Partnership, Inc., and
this property owned by the City cuts off the lot owned by Homes in Partnership
from access to
WHEREAS, it is in the best interests of the health, safety, welfare and morals of the citizens of the City of Leesburg to dedicate a ten foot strip of the City’s property in this area as additional right of way for Chester Street, to provide legal access from the land of Homes in Partnership to Chester Street, which will promote the goal of providing affordable housing in the City of Leesburg by making the land of Homes in Partnership usable as a residential building lot,
THEREFORE, BE IT ENACTED BY THE PEOPLE OF THE CITY OF
The following described real
property owned by the City of
That portion of the
North 50 feet of the South 80 feet of the West 795.22 feet of the Southwest ¼
of the Northeast ¼ of Section 22, Township 19 South, Range 24 East,
The North 50 feet of the South 80 feet of the East 100 feet of the West 795.22 feet of the Southwest ¼ of the Northeast ¼ of Section 22, Township 19 South, Range 24 East, Lake County, Florida.
and the East right of
way line of
The aforedescribed real property
shall henceforth be for all purposes a part of the public right of way of
If any portion of this ordinance is declared invalid or unenforceable, then to the extent it is possible to do so without destroying the overall intent and effect of this ordinance, the portion deemed invalid or unenforceable shall be severed herefrom and the remainder of this ordinance shall continue in full force and effect as if it were enacted without including the portion found to be invalid or unenforceable.
All ordinances or parts of ordinances which are in conflict with this ordinance are hereby repealed, to the extent necessary to alleviate the conflict, but shall continue in effect insofar as they are not in conflict herewith, unless repeal of the conflicting portion destroys the overall intent and effect of any of the conflicting ordinances, in which case those ordinances so affected shall be hereby repealed in their entirety.
This ordinance shall become effective upon its passage and adoption according to law.
PASSED AND ADOPTED at the regular meeting of the City Commission of
the City of
THE CITY OF