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RESOLUTION NO. 22-17
A RESOLUTION OF THE GOVERNING BODY OF THE CITY OF MCPHERSON, KANSAS (“CITY”) REGARDING AN UNSAFE AND DANGEROUS STRUCTURE COMMONLY KNOWN AS 918 S. ELM, MCPHERSON, KANSAS.
WHEREAS, pursuant to K.S.A. 12-1750 et seq and Code Section 18-1051 et seq, the City of McPherson, Kansas (“City”) may deem structures unsafe and/or dangerous and direct the structures to be repaired or removed and the premises made safe and secure.
WHEREAS, pursuant to legal requirements a hearing was held on August 9, 2022, and September 20, 2022, as provided in Resolution 22-11 and Resolution 22-14 to consider an unsafe and/or dangerous structure;
WHEREAS, based upon the evidence presented, the governing body has made certain determinations.
NOW, THEREFORE, BE IT RESOLVED BY THE GOVERNING BODY OF THE CITY OF MCPHERSON, KANSAS:
After hearing the statements of the parties, reviewing the City file and being duly and well informed, the governing body hereby makes the following finds of fact and conclusions of law:
As a result, the Structure is unfit and unsafe.
After considering the evidence and statements presented, the governing body of the City of McPherson, Kansas finds the house on the property legally described as:
BOWKER'S ADDITION, BLOCK 9, Lot 5, SECTION 33 TOWNSHIP 19 RANGE 03, City of McPherson, McPherson County, Kansas and commonly known as 918 South Elm Street, McPherson, Kansas
as unsafe and dangerous. The owner of the property has refused all communication attempts by the City of McPherson. The owner has not attempted any repairs. The governing body of McPherson Kansas will cause the house to be razed and removed. Costs shall be assessed to the owner as provided by law.
ADOPTED by the governing body this 20th day of September, 2022.
(SEAL) Thomas A. Brown, Mayor
Britta Erkelenz, City Clerk