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File #: 15-16889    Version: 1 Name:
Type: Public Hearing Item Status: Agenda Ready
File created: 11/15/2021 In control: City Council Business Meeting
On agenda: 12/13/2021 Final action: 12/13/2021
Title: Public Hearing on a Resolution to Close West Avenue Unopened Right-of-Way
Attachments: 1. 2021-17A W Ave Unopened ROW Abandonment Map, 2. 2021-17A Resolution to Close 12.13.pdf

Title

Public Hearing on a Resolution to Close West Avenue Unopened Right-of-Way

 

Action

Action:

A.                     Conduct a public hearing to close West Avenue Unopened Right-of-Way, and

 

B.                     Adopt a resolution and close West Avenue Unopened Right-of-Way.

 

Body

Staff Resource(s):

Liz Babson, Transportation

Casey Mashburn, Transportation

 

Explanation

§                     NC General Statute Section 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 right-of-way to be closed is located in Council District 2.

 

Petitioner

Trucker Guys, LLC 

 

Right-of-Way to be Abandoned

West Avenue Unopened Right-of-Way

 

Reason

Per the petition submitted by Trucker Guys, LLC, the abandonment is needed in order to recombine the two parcels that abut the unopened right-of-way. The City has no objections.

 

Notification

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

 

Adjoining property owner(s)

Trucker Guys, LLC - 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