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File #: 15-16865    Version: 1 Name:
Type: Consent Item Status: Approved
File created: 11/10/2021 In control: City Council Business Meeting
On agenda: 12/13/2021 Final action: 12/13/2021
Title: Charlotte Water Property Transactions - Little Hope Creek Sanitary Sewer Improvements, Parcel #19

Title

Charlotte Water Property Transactions - Little Hope Creek Sanitary Sewer Improvements, Parcel #19

 

Action

Action:                     Approve the following Condemnation: Little Hope Creek Sanitary Sewer Improvements, Parcel #19

 

Body

Project: Little Hope Creek Sanitary Sewer Improvements, Parcel #19

 

Owner(s): Justin and Michelle McCartney, Trustees of The M. and J. McCartney Revocable Trust Agreement

 

Property Address: 5839 Wedgewood Drive

 

Total Parcel Area: 18,992 sq. ft. (0.44 ac.)

 

Property to be acquired by Easements: 3,209 sq. ft. (0.07 ac.) in Permanent Easement, plus 902 sq. ft. (0.02 ac.) in Temporary Construction Easement

 

Structures/Improvements to be impacted: Flagstone staircase

 

Landscaping to be impacted:  Large and medium hardwood trees, medium flowering trees

 

Zoned: R-4

 

Use: Single-Family Residential

 

Tax Code: 171-091-16

https://polaris3g.mecklenburgcountync.gov/#mat=156571&pid=17109116&gisid=17109116

 

Appraised Value: $41,075

 

Property Owner’s Concerns: The property owner is concerned about the amount of compensation offered.

City’s Response to Property Owner’s Concerns: The City informed the property owner they could obtain their own appraisal in order to justify a counteroffer.

Recommendation:

To avoid delay in the project schedule, the recommendation is to proceed to condemnation during which time negotiations can continue, mediation is available and if necessary, just compensation can be determined by the court.

 

Council District:  6