Loading...
05/01/2012 04G 1816 S 24th Avenue Property Surplus and Disposal i; r BUSINESS OF THE CITY COUNCIL YAKIMA, WASHINGTON AGENDA STATEMENT Item No. 4-0 For Meeting of: May 1, 2012 f I i . ITEM TITLE: Resolution declaring surplus property by City of Yakima at 1816 S 24th Avenue. SUBMITTED BY: Jeff Cutter, City Attorney CONTACT Jeff Cutter, City Attorney (575 -6030) PERSON /TELEPHONE: Joan Davenport, Acting Director of Community and Economic Development SUMMARY EXPLANATION: The City of Yakima owns real property and improvements at 1816 S 24th Avenue, situated north of, but not contiguous or to the Yakima Air Terminal. The property has no related function or purpose in the operation of the Yakima Air Terminal. Neither the City of Yakima nor the Airport Board has identified any intended use of this land. The Air Terminal Board is considering an offer to sell the property to a private property owner. At the April 17 Council meeting, Council directed staff to verify the status of all funds owed by the Yakima Air Terminal to the City prior to approval. The Yakima Air Terminal is current on its obligations to the City. The attached resolution authorizes the City Manager to undertake the required Environmental Review under SEPA and dispose of the property by appropriate rules and regulations. Resolution X Ordinance Other (specify) Contract: Mail to: Contract Term: Amount: Expiration Date: Insurance Required? No Funding Source: Phone: APPROVED FOR C Manager SUBMITTAL: �" STAFF RECOMMENDATION: Approve the resolution which declares surplus property and provides disposition of said property BOARD /COMMISSION RECOMMENDATION: Airport Board requests this action ATTACHMENTS: Click to download Resolution declaring surplus property at 1816 S 24th Avenue RESOLUTION NO. R -2012- A RESOLUTION declaring an approximately one -half acre parcel of property at 1816 S 24 Avenue surplus to the uses and needs of the City of Yakima, in anticipation of proposed sale and conveyance; authorizing the City Manager to undertake all appropriate reviews of such proposed action, and to dispose of such property in accordance with applicable law. WHEREAS, the City of Yakima owns real property and improvements located at 1816 S 24 Avenue, being approximately one -half acre in area, situated north of Washington Avenue and West of S 24 Avenue; and WHEREAS, said property is not contiguous with the Yakima Air Terminal property and has no related function or purpose in its operations; and WHEREAS, Yakima Air Terminal Board has received and is considering offer(s) to purchase this property subject to a fair market value determination and acceptance of the offer by the City of Yakima and Yakima County; and WHEREAS, the City Council of the City of Yakima finds and determines that the declaration that such property is surplus to the uses and needs of the city, and that such declaration is in the best interests of the Yakima Air Terminal and the City of Yakima; and WHEREAS, the City Council finds and determines that such declaration of surplus is in the best interest of residents of the City of Yakima and will promote the general health, safety and welfare; therefore BE IT RESOLVED BY THE CITY COUNCIL OF THE CITY OF YAKIMA: 1. The property at 1816 S 24 Avenue legally described in Exhibit "A," is hereby declared surplus to the uses and needs of the City of Yakima... 2. The City Manager of the City of Yakima is hereby authorized and directed to undertake any and all appropriate environmental reviews, and to dipose of such property by any appropriate means authorized by law, including but not limited to, disposition of said parcel pursuant to a negotiated purchase and sale agreement with the buyer. ADOPTED BY THE CITY COUNCIL this 17th day of April, 2012. Micah Cawley, Mayor ATTEST: City Clerk Exhibit "A" THAT PART OF THE SOUTH 323.50 FEET OF THE EAST 340 FEET OF THE NORTHWEST QUARTER OF SECTION 35, TOWNSHIP 13 NORTH, RANGE 18 EAST W.M., LYING NORTHEASTERLY OF THE RIGHT -OF -WAY OF WASHINGTON AVENUE. EXCEPT ROADS SUBJECT TO AND TOGETHER WITH EASEMENTS AND APPURTENANCES OF RECORD.