Staff recommends approval of the Ordinance accepting this utility easement granted by St. Paul African Methodist Episcopal Church of Leesburg for property on Lake Street.
This easement as described in Exhibit “A” will provide access for all City of Leesburg utilities for installation and maintenance.
1. Approve the Ordinance, or
2. Such alternative action as the Commission may deem appropriate
Funding in the amount of $1.00 is available for this purpose as described below.
Department: _Environmental Services___
Prepared by: _Marj Allman___________
Attachments: Yes__x__ No ______
Advertised: ____Not Required ______
Attorney Review : Yes_x__ No ____
Reviewed by: Dept. Head ________
Finance Dept. __________________
Deputy C.M. ___________________
City Manager ___________________
Account No. _044-4021-535-4920__
Project No. ___447018___________
WF No. ______________________
ORDINANCE NO. _________
AN ORDINANCE OF THE CITY OF LEESBURG, FLORIDA, ACCEPTING A UTILITY EASEMENT FROM TRUSTEES OF ST. PAUL AFRICAN METHODIST EPISCOPAL CHURCH OF LEESBURG, AS GRANTOR, TO THE CITY OF LEESBURG, AS GRANTEE, PERTAINING TO LAND LOCATED IN SECTION 25, TOWNSHIP 19 SOUTH, RANGE 24 EAST, LAKE COUNTY, FLORIDA; AND PROVIDING AN EFFECTIVE DATE.
BE IT ENACTED BY THE PEOPLE OF THE CITY OF LEESBURG, FLORIDA, that:
The City of Leesburg, Florida, does hereby accept from the Trustees of St. Paul African Methodist Episcopal Church of Leesburg, a Utility Easement dated May 10, 2006, and recorded in Official Records Book 3162, Page 2335, Public Records of Lake County, Florida, conveying certain real property located in Section 25, Township 19 South, Range 24 East, Lake County, Florida, and more particularly described in said Utility Easement, to the City of Leesburg.
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.
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 Leesburg, Florida, held on the ______ day of ______________, 2006.
THE CITY OF LEESBURG
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