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2/24/2015 - Resolution No. 15-7184 Unsafe or Dangerous Structure 627 S. 5th St.

RESOLUTION NUMBER 15-7184

 A RESOLUTION SETTING FORTH THE BOARD OF CITY COMMISSIONERS FINDINGS THAT A CERTAIN STRUCTURE IS UNSAFE OR DANGEROUS, DIRECTING THE STRUCTURE TO BE REPAIRED OR REMOVED, AND FIXING A REASONABLE TIME WITHIN WHICH THE REPAIR OR REMOVAL OF SUCH STRUCTURE SHALL BE COMMENCED AND COMPLETED. 

 WHEREAS, on January 12, 2015, the City's Building Official filed with the Governing Body of the City of Salina, Kansas a written statement that certain structures located within the City of Salina were unsafe or dangerous; and

 WHEREAS, of those structures included in the Building Official's written statement, the Building Official has advised the Governing Body that the following structure located upon the described real estate continue to be unsafe or dangerous: 

ADDRESS LEGAL DESCRIPTION TYPE OF BUILDING

627 S. 5th Street Lot 8, Block 1, Santa Fe Park Addition to the City of Salina, Saline County, Kansas
 Single-family dwelling
parcel being in the City of Salina, Saline County, Kansas; and

 WHEREAS, on January 12, 2015, the Governing Body adopted Resolution Number 15-7170, determining 4:00 p.m. on February 23, 2015, in Room 107 of the City-County Building, 300 West Ash, Salina, Kansas, to be the time and place at which the owner, the owner's agent, any lien holders of record, and any occupant of such structure could appear and show cause why such structure should not be condemned and ordered repaired or removed, and

 WHEREAS, notice of the time and place of the hearing was given as required by law; and

 WHEREAS, upon considering the evidence presented regarding the structure located upon the above described real estate, the Governing Body desires to make its findings and direct certain action in relation to the structure. SO NOW, THEREFORE

 BE IT RESOLVED by the Governing Body of the City of Salina, Kansas:

 Section 1.  The following findings are made regarding the structure located upon the real estate described above:

“The building and structure was found to be dangerous and that such conditions or defects exist to the extent that the life, health, property or safety of the public or the occupants is endangered.”
 
Section 2.  The owner or agent is hereby directed to repair or remove the building or structure described above, and to make the premises safe and secure.  Such work shall be commenced by March 9, 2015 on all tracts and shall be diligently prosecuted so as to allow for substantial completion of the work no later than April 10, 2015.
 
 Section 3.  If the owner or agent fails to commence the repair or the removal as directed within the time stated or fails to diligently prosecute the work until the work is substantially completed within the stated time period, the Governing Body will cause the buildings or structures to be repaired or razed and removed pursuant to K.S.A. 12-1755. 

 Section 4.  This resolution shall be in full force and effect from and after its adoption by the Board of Commissioners and the City Clerk shall cause it to be published once in the official city newspaper as required by K.S.A. 12-1753. 

 Adopted by the Board of Commissioners and signed by the Mayor this 23rd day of February, 2015. 

Aaron K. Householter, Mayor

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ATTEST:

Shandi Wicks, CMC, City Clerk