Section 105-377; Ord. 18179; Extending the corporate limits of the City of Columbia, Missouri, by annexing property located east of Range Line Street (State Route 763) and south of Prathersville Road; placing the property annexed in District M-1


Ordinance No.            018179                      Council Bill No. B 232-04           


AN ORDINANCE

extending the corporate limits of the City of Columbia, Missouri, by annexing property located east of Range Line Street (State Route 763) and south of Prathersville Road; directing the City Clerk to give notice of the annexation; placing the property annexed in District M-1; and fixing the time when this ordinance shall become effective.

BE IT ORDAINED BY THE COUNCIL OF THE CITY OF COLUMBIA, MISSOURI, AS FOLLOWS:

    SECTION 1.  The City Council hereby finds that a verified petition was filed with the City on May 18, 2004, 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 Richard Bock, Chairman of the Board of Trustees of the Boone County Regional Sewer District, the owner of the fee interest of record in the land proposed to be annexed.  A public hearing was held concerning this matter on July 6, 2004.  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 1-11.133 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 1-11.133. August, 2004 Extension of Corporate Limits.

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

Description of the lagoon site south of Gas Light Acres (a subdivision located in the Southwest Quarter of Section 19, Township 49 North, Range 12 West of the Fifth Principal Meridian in Boone County, Missouri)

Starting at a point shown by the surveys in Book 509 at Page 494, Book 497 at Page 176, Book 388 at Page 665 and Book 371 at Page 118, Records of Boone County, as the West Quarter corner of Section 19, Township 49 North, Range 12 West of the Fifth Principal Meridian in Boone County, Missouri; thence along the East-West Subdivision line of Section 19, S 89º 12’ E a distance of 1,596.47 feet to a point on the Northerly extension of the East line of Lots 7 and 8, Block #1 of Gas Light Acres as shown by the plat thereof in Plat Book 8 at Page 8, Records of Boone County (from this point an iron marking the Southeast corner of the West Half of the Northwest Fractional Quarter of said Section 19, bears S 89º12’ E a distance of 75.78 feet); thence along the East line of said Lots 7 and 8 and the Northerly extension thereof, S 0º 52’ W a distance of 297.40 feet to the Southeast corner of said Lot 8 of Block #1 of Gas Light Acres; thence S 1º13’ W a distance of 701.65 feet to the BEGINNING of this description; THENCE S 3º54’ E a distance of 316.00 feet; THENCE S 84º21’ W a distance of 194.71 feet; THENCE N 11º06’ W a distance of 308.88 feet; THENCE N 82º18’ E a distance of 233.85 feet to the Beginning and containing 1.534 acres.

    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.  The City Clerk is further authorized and directed to forward to the Missouri Department of Revenue, by registered or certified mail, a certified copy of this ordinance and a map of the City clearly showing the area annexed to the City.
    SECTION 6.  The property described in Section 4 is in the Second Ward.

    SECTION 7.  The Zoning District Map established and adopted by Section 29-4 of the Code of Ordinances of the City of Columbia, Missouri, is hereby amended so that the property described in Section 4 will be zoned and become a part of District M-1 (General Industrial District).

    SECTION 8.  This ordinance shall be in full force and effect from and after its passage.

    PASSED this 2nd day of August, 2004.