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File #: 15-18612    Version: 1 Name:
Type: Consent Item Status: Approved
File created: 8/17/2022 In control: City Council Business Meeting
On agenda: 9/12/2022 Final action: 9/12/2022
Title: Property Transactions - Monroe at Ashmore Pedestrian Beacon, Parcel # 3


Property Transactions - Monroe at Ashmore Pedestrian Beacon, Parcel # 3



Action:                     Approve the following Condemnation: Monroe at Ashmore pedestrian Beacon, Parcel # 3



Project: Monroe at Ashmore Pedestrian Beacon, Parcel # 3

Program: Monroe at Ashmore Pedestrian Beacon


Owner(s): James M Cullen


Property Address: 701 Ashmore Drive


Total Parcel Area: 19,798 sq. ft. (0.45 ac.)


Property to be acquired by Easements:  400 sq. ft. (0.009 ac.) Bus Stop Improvement Easement


Structures/Improvements to be impacted:  None


Landscaping to be impacted:  None


Zoned: R-4


Use: Single-family Residential


Tax Code:  163-031-15


Appraised Value: $2,525


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: 5