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4/23/2013 - Ordinance #13-10687 Levy Special Assessments Magnolia Hill Estates
   

ORDINANCE NUMBER 13-10687

AN ORDINANCE LEVYING SPECIAL ASSESSMENTS ON LOTS, PIECES AND PARCELS OF GROUND IN THE CITY OF SALINA, KANSAS FOR THE PURPOSE OF PAYING A PORTION OF THE COST OF CERTAIN IMPROVEMENTS IN THE CITY.

WHEREAS, the Governing Body of the City of Salina, Kansas (the “City”) has authorized the following improvements (collectively, the “Improvements”) in the City to be constructed pursuant to K.S.A. 12-6a01 et seq.:

PROJECT NO. 11-2878 – MAGNOLIA HILLS ESTATES ADDITION

STREET, DRAINAGE & UTILITY IMPROVEMENTS

The installation of curb & gutter, pavement, and grading for approximately 480 lineal feet of Sunset Ridge Drive (the “Street Improvements”).

 

The installation of approximately 470 lineal feet of six-inch water main, fire hydrants, valves, fittings, service connections and all appurtenances thereto for water lines within right of way and/or utility easement (the “Water System Improvements”).

 

The installation of approximately 704 lineal feet of eight-inch sanitary sewer main, service connections, manholes and all appurtenances thereto for sanitary sewer lines lying within right of way and/or utility easement, (the “Sanitary Sewer Improvements”).

 

The installation of approximately 419 lineal feet of storm sewer, inlets, and all appurtenances thereto for storm sewer lines lying within right of way and/or drainage easement, (the “Drainage Improvements”).

 

(collectively, the "Improvements").

WHEREAS, the total costs of such improvements have been determined; the Governing Body has caused the assessments against each lot, piece or parcel of land deemed to be benefited by such improvements, to be determined in the manner set forth in the resolution as to advisability of the improvements provided for pursuant to K.S.A. 12-6a04; and an assessment roll has been prepared; and

 

WHEREAS, such assessment roll was filed with the City Clerk and has been open to public inspection; and

 

WHEREAS, the City Clerk, at the direction of the Governing Body, caused notice of the hearing on the special assessments to be published not less than 10 days prior to such hearing, and notice to be mailed to the property owners to be assessed, in accordance with K.S.A. 12-6a09 et seq.; and

 

WHEREAS, the Governing Body held a public hearing to consider the proposed assessments.

BE IT ORDAINED by the Governing Body of the city of Salina, Kansas:

 

Section 1.  Special Assessments to pay the cost of the following projects are hereby levied against several lots, pieces and parcels of land liable for special assessments for said Improvements, as follows:

PROJECT NO. 11-2878

MAGNOLIA HILLS ESTATES ADDITION

STREET, DRAINAGE & UTILITY IMPROVEMENTS

Lot 3, Block 5, Magnolia Hills Estates addition........................................................................ $30,967.15

Lot
4, Block 5, Magnolia Hills Estates Addition........................................................................ $30,967.15

Lot 5, Block 5, Magnolia Hills Estates Addition........................................................................ $30,967.15

Lot 6, Block 5, Magnolia Hills Estates Addition........................................................................ $30,967.15

Lot 18, Block 6, Magnolia Hills Estates Addition....................................................................... $30,967.15

Lot 19, Block 6, Magnolia Hills Estates Addition....................................................................... $30,967.15

Lot 20, Block 6, Magnolia Hills Estates Addition....................................................................... $30,967.15

Lot 21, Block 6, Magnolia Hills Estates Addition....................................................................... $30,967.15

Lot 22, Block 6, Magnolia Hills Estates Addition....................................................................... $30,967.15

      TOTAL COST TO THE IMPROVEMENT DISTRICT......................................... $278,704.31

      TOTAL COST TO CITY AT-LARGE.................................................................................. 0.00

      TOTAL PROJECT COST........................................................................................ $278,704.31

 

Section 2.  The special assessments provided for in Section 1 of this Ordinance shall be certified by the City Clerk to the County Clerk in the same manner and at the same time as other taxes are certified.  The assessments and will be collected in fifteen (15) equal annual installments, together with interest on such amounts at a rate not exceeding the maximum rate therefore as prescribed by the Act.  The first installment shall become due with the first payment of general property taxes for the year 2013.  Interest on the assessed amount remaining unpaid between the effective date of this Ordinance and the date the first installment is payable, but not less than the amount of interest due during the coming year on any outstanding bonds issued to finance the Improvements, shall be added to the first installment.  The interest for one year on all unpaid installments shall be added to each subsequent installment until paid. 

 

Section 3.  The owner of any piece or parcel of property liable for any such assessments may redeem his property, in whole or in part, from such liability by paying to the City Treasurer the entire amount, or a portion thereof, chargeable against said property, at any time on or before May 28, 2013, and to the extent of any such payment, the property so paid on shall not thereafter be liable for any further assessments for the cost of said improvements, nor for any interest due thereon.  

Section 4.  This ordinance shall be published by the following summary:

 

Ordinance No. 13-10687 Summary

 

On April 22, 2013, the City of Salina, Kansas, passed Ordinance No. 13-10687.  The ordinance levies special assessments to pay the cost of street, drainage and utility improvements on Lots 3-6, Block 5 and Lots 18-22, Block 6 in the Magnolia Hills Estates Addition.  A complete copy of the ordinance is available at www.salina-ks.gov or in the office of the city clerk, 300 W. Ash Street, free of charge.  This summary is certified by the city attorney.

Section 5. This ordinance shall be in full force and effect from and after its adoption and publication by summary once in the official city newspaper.

                                                                                          Introduced:    April 1, 2013

                                                                                          Passed:         April 22, 2013

                                                                                         

 

                                                                                          Barbara V. Shirley, Mayor

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ATTEST:

 

 

Lieu Ann Elsey, CMC, City Clerk