Section 101-117 Ord. 16378; Voluntary Annexation of Property Located on the West Side of Lake of the Woods Road, North of Evergreen Acres Subdivision

Ordinance No.            16378              Council Bill No.            B 66-00           


extending the corporate limits of the City of Columbia, Missouri, by annexing property located on the west side of Lake of the Woods Road, north of Evergreen Acres Subdivision; and fixing the time when this ordinance shall become effective.


    SECTION 1.  The City Council hereby finds that a verified petition was filed with the City on January 18, 2000, requesting the annexation of land which is contiguous and compact to the existing corporate limits of the City and which is described in Section 4 of this ordinance.  This petition was signed by Open Heart Fellowship, Inc., the sole owner of the fee interest of record in the land proposed to be annexed.  A public hearing was held concerning this matter on February 21, 2000.  Notice of this hearing was published more than seven days prior to the hearing in two newspapers of general circulation qualified to publish legal matters.  At the public hearing all interested persons, corporations and political subdivisions were permitted to present evidence regarding the proposed annexation.

    SECTION 2.  The Council determines that the annexation is reasonable and necessary to the proper development of the City and that the City has the ability to furnish normal municipal services to the area to be annexed within a reasonable time.

    SECTION 3.  The Council determines that no written objection to the proposed annexation has been filed within fourteen days after the public hearing.

    SECTION 4.  The City Council hereby extends the city limits by annexing the land described in Section 1-11.71 of the Code of Ordinances of the City of Columbia, Missouri, which is hereby added to Chapter 1 of the City Code and which reads as follows:

    Section 1-11.71.  February, 2000 Extension of Corporate Limits.

    The corporate limits of the City of Columbia shall include the following land:

A 4.3 acre tract of land in the northeast 1/4, of the northeast 1/4 of Section 3, T48N, R12W, Boone County, Missouri as shown by the survey in Book 1481, Page 259 of the Boone County records.

    SECTION 5.  The City Clerk is hereby authorized and directed to cause three certified copies of this ordinance to be filed with the Clerk of Boone County, Missouri.

    SECTION 6.  The property described in Section 4 is in the Third Ward.

    SECTION 7.  This ordinance shall be in full force and effect from and after its passage.

    PASSED this   6th   day of   March , 2000.