Tuesday’s agenda is full of the City taking people’s homes by force!!! It is on the CONSENT agenda. Under the leadership of Tiffany O’Donnell with one swell vote they will begin to grab the titles of these people’s homes!!! This should not be happening in the United States of America!!!!
RESOLUTION NO. LEG_NUM_TAG
WHEREAS, the Public Works Director has determined the need for a total acquisition is necessary for West Side Flood Control System project, (CIP No. 3311200-00), and
WHEREAS, the entire property is required for the project and is located at 1701 Ellis Boulevard NW, and the owner of said property is********, and
WHEREAS, the City has initiated negotiations with ******* for the total acquisition and has made good faith effort to acquire the property, and
WHEREAS, the Public Works Director has determined it is in the best interest of the City to refer this matter to the Linn County Compensation Commission to establish the fair value for the City to acquire title to the property, and
WHEREAS, the City Council has allocated Capital Improvement funds for the West Side Flood Control System project (Fund 331, Dept ID 331100, Project 3311200, FCS), now therefore
BE IT RESOLVED BY THE CITY COUNCIL OF THE CITY OF CEDAR RAPIDS, IOWA, the City Attorney is hereby authorized and directed to refer this total acquisition of this property to the Linn County Compensation Commission to determine the fair compensation value and allow the property to be acquired with the following description:
Lots 1, 2 and 3, Block 63, O.N. Hulls Sixth Addition to the City of Cedar Rapids, Linn County, Iowa
BE IT FURTHER RESOLVED, the City of Cedar Rapids Finance Director is hereby authorized and directed to issue payment in accord with the Compensation Commission award.