Series 107 2006 ORDINANCES/RESOLUTIONS
Section 107-061; Ord. 18879; Amending Chapter 22 of the City Code as it relates to notice to property owners of impending special assessments for public improvements
Bill No. B 24-06
amending Chapter 22 of the City Code as it relates to notice to property owners of
special assessments for public improvements; and fixing the time when this ordinance shall
BE IT ORDAINED BY THE COUNCIL OF THE CITY OF COLUMBIA, MISSOURI, AS
SECTION 1. Chapter 22 of the Code of Ordinances of the City
of Columbia, Missouri, is
hereby amended as follows:
Material to be deleted in
strikeout; material to be added underlined.
Sec. 22-74. Public hearings; time of holding; notice.
Upon the adoption of a resolution by the city council declaring it necessary to make
improvement, as provided in this chapter, the council shall, in respect to all improvements to be
paid for by special assessments and all other public improvements, the total estimated cost of
which shall be seven thousand five hundred dollars ($7,500.00) or more, fix a time at which a
public hearing in respect to such improvement shall be had. The council shall cause such
resolution to be published in some daily newspaper and published in the city for seven (7)
consecutive insertions, and the public hearing shall be held not less than ten (10) nor more than
thirty (30) days after the adoption of such resolution. All persons interested in this improvement
shall be given an opportunity to be heard at this public hearing. After such hearing, the council
may determine that it is or is not in the public interest that such improvement or any part thereof
If the city council determines to proceed with the project, the city clerk shall be directed
record a notice with the Boone County Recorder of Deeds. This notice shall contain the
(a) Brief description of the improvement;
(b) Legal descriptions of the properties which may be specially assessed;
(c) Names of the property owners;
(d) Estimated amount of the special assessment; and
(e) Statement that when assessed, the special assessment shall be on
file with the director of
finance of the City of Columbia.
SECTION 2. This ordinance shall be
in full force and effect from and after its passage.
PASSED this 6th day of February, 2006.