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File #: 15-21511    Version: 1 Name:
Type: Public Hearing Item Status: Agenda Ready
File created: 10/30/2023 In control: City Council Business Meeting
On agenda: 11/13/2023 Final action:
Title: Public Hearing and Decision on a Resolution to Close a Portion of Old Dowd Road
Attachments: 1. 2023-002095A - Abandonment Map, 2. 2023-002095A Resolution to Close 11.13.pdf
Public Hearing and Decision on a Resolution to Close a Portion of Old Dowd Road

A. Conduct a public hearing to close a Portion of Old Dowd Road, and

B. Adopt a resolution and close a Portion of Old Dowd Road.

Staff Resource(s):
Debbie Smith, Transportation
Casey Mashburn, Transportation

* NC General Statute Section 160A-299 outlines the procedures for permanently closing streets and alleys.
* The Charlotte Department of Transportation (CDOT) received a petition signed by the adjacent property owners to abandon public right-of-way and requests this City Council action in accordance with the statute.
* The action removes land from public right-of-way and attaches it to the adjacent property. The land will be distributed proportionally between adjacent property owners in accordance with North Carolina General Statute 160A-299.
* The attached Resolution refers to exhibits and metes and bounds descriptions that are available in the City Clerk's Office.
* The right-of-way to be closed is located in Council District 3.

City of Charlotte - Aviation Department

Right-of-Way to be Abandoned
A Portion of Old Dowd Road

Per the petition submitted by City of Charlotte - Aviation Department, for the construction of a portion of the North End Around Taxiway. The city has no objections.

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

Adjoining property owner(s)
City of Charlotte - Aviation Department - 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 ri...

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