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File #: 15-16470    Version: 1 Name:
Type: Public Hearing Item Status: Agenda Ready
File created: 9/15/2021 In control: City Council Business Meeting
On agenda: 10/11/2021 Final action: 10/11/2021
Title: Public Hearing on a Resolution to Close the Alleyway off East Kingston Avenue and South Boulevard
Attachments: 1. 2020-27A E Kingston & S Blvd Abandonment Map Revised, 2. 2021-27A Resolution to Close 10.11.pdf

Title

Public Hearing on a Resolution to Close the Alleyway off East Kingston Avenue and South Boulevard

 

Action

Action:

A.                     Conduct a public hearing to close the alleyway off East Kingston Avenue and South Boulevard, and

 

B.                     Adopt a resolution and close the alleyway off East Kingston Avenue and South Boulevard.

 

Body

Staff Resource(s):

Liz Babson, Transportation

Krystal Bright, Transportation

 

Explanation

§                     NC General Statute 160A-299 outlines the procedures for permanently closing streets and alleys. 

§                     The Charlotte Department of Transportation (CDOT) received a petition to abandon public right-of-way and requests this City Council action in accordance with the statute.

§                     The proposed action removes land from public right-of-way and attaches it to the adjacent property.

§                     The alley to be closed is located in Council District 3.

 

Petitioner

White Point Partners, LLC 

 

Right-of-Way to be Abandoned

The alleyway off East Kingston Avenue and South Boulevard.

 

Reason

Per the petition submitted by White Point Partners, LLC, the petitioner intends to redevelop the site to the east side of the alley. The City has no objections.

 

Notification

As part of the City’s notification process, and in compliance with NC General Statute 160A-299, CDOT submitted this abandonment petition for review by the public and City departments.

 

Adjoining property owner(s)

WP Kingston II, LLC - No objections

ABW Charlotte, LLC - No objections

JOMAR of Charlotte, LLC - No objections

JDH & Associates, Inc - No objections

 

City departments

§                     Review by City departments identified no apparent reason this closing would:

-                     Be contrary to the public interest;

-                     Deprive any individual(s) owning property in the vicinity of reasonable means of ingress and egress to their property as outlined in the statutes; and

-                     Be contrary to the adopted policy to preserve existing rights-of-way for connectivity.

 

Attachments

Attachment(s)

Map

Resolution