Series 101 2000 ORDINANCES/RESOLUTIONS
Section 101-314 Ord. 16496; Acquisition of Property RE: Expansion of the Grissum Building Operations Center
Bill No. B 188-00
declaring the need to acquire property necessary for the expansion of the Grissum Building
operations center; authorizing acquisition by negotiation or, if necessary, by condemnation;
authorizing the City Manager to obtain and execute all instruments necessary for acquisition of
such land; and fixing the time when this ordinance shall become effective.
WHEREAS, the Constitution and Statutes of the State of Missouri
and the Home Rule Charter
for the City of Columbia, Missouri, authorize the City Council to exercise the power of eminent
domain, within or without the City, and among other things, to acquire, and maintain any
property, real or personal within or without the City for all public uses or purposes, and to
acquire, receive and hold any estate or interest in any such property; and
WHEREAS, the Council deems it necessary for the welfare and
improvement of the City and
in the public interest that certain private property be acquired by negotiation or by condemnation
for public improvement.
NOW, THEREFORE, BE IT ORDAINED BY THE COUNCIL OF THE CITY OF
COLUMBIA, MISSOURI, AS FOLLOWS:
SECTION l. The City Council hereby declares the need to
acquire land for the expansion of
the Grissum Building operations center described as follows:
A TRACT OF LAND DESCRIBED AS LOTS THREE (3) AND FOUR (4) OF W.H. JUDGES
SUBDIVISION OF LOTS TWENTY-TWO (22) AND TWENTY-THREE (23) OF MORES
SUBDIVISION AS RECORDED IN PLAT BOOK 1 AT PAGE 38 OF THE BOONE COUNTY
RECORDS; SITUATE IN THE SOUTH PART OF THE FRACTIONAL SOUTHWEST
QUARTER OF SECTION 6, TOWNSHIP 48 NORTH, RANGE 12 WEST IN THE CITY OF
COLUMBIA, BOONE COUNTY, MISSOURI AND CONTAINING .55 ACRES.
SECTION 2. The City Manager is authorized to acquire the
land described in Section l by
SECTION 3. The City Manager is authorized to obtain, execute
and record all licenses,
easements, deeds and other instruments necessary to acquire the land described in Section 1.
SECTION 4. If the City cannot agree with the owners, or
those claiming an interest in the land
described in Section 1, on the proper compensation to be paid for such land, or if the owner is
incapable of contracting, is unknown, or cannot be found, or is a nonresident of the State of
Missouri, the City Counselor is authorized to petition the Circuit Court of Boone County,
Missouri, to acquire the land described in Section 1 by condemnation.
SECTION 5. This ordinance shall be in full force and effect
from and after its passage.
PASSED this 19th day of June, 2000.