RESOLUTION NO. 2016-03

 

A RESOLUTION FINDING SUBSTANTIAL COMPLIANCE FOR AN ANNEXATION PETITION FILED WITH THE TOWN OF KEENESBURG, COLORADO, KNOWN AS THE AMBERCHRIS ANNEXATION TO THE TOWN OF KEENESBURG, AND SETTING A PUBLIC HEARING THEREON.

 

WHEREAS, a petition for annexation of certain property to be known as the AmberChris Annexation has been filed with the Town Clerk of the Town of Keenesburg, Colorado, and referred to the Board of Trustees of the Town for a determination of substantial compliance with applicable law; and

 

WHEREAS, the Board of Trustees wishes to permit simultaneous consideration of the subject property for annexation and zoning, as requested in the petition; and

 

WHEREAS, the Board of Trustees has reviewed the petition and desires to adopt by Resolution its findings in regard to the petition.

 

NOW, THEREFORE, BE IT RESOLVED BY THE BOARD OF TRUSTEES OF THE TOWN OF KEENESBURG, COLORADO:

 

Section 1.        The petition, the legal description for which are attached hereto as Exhibit A and incorporated herein by reference, is in substantial compliance with the applicable laws of the State of Colorado.

 

Section 2.        No election is required under C.R.S. § 31-12-107(2).

 

Section 3.        No additional terms and conditions are to be imposed except any provided for in the petitions.

 

Section 4.        The Board of Trustees will hold a public hearing for the purpose of determining if the proposed annexation complies with C.R.S. §§ 31-12-104 and 31-12-105, and will hold a public hearing to determine the appropriate zoning of the subject property, if requested in the petition, at the Keenesburg Town Hall, 140 S. Main, Keenesburg, Colorado 80643, on Monday, March 14, 2016 at 6:00 P.M.

 

Section 5.        Any person may appear at such hearing and present evidence relative to the proposed annexation, or the proposed zoning if requested in the petitions.

 

Section 6.        Upon completion of the hearing, the Board of Trustees will set forth, by resolution, its findings and conclusions with reference to the eligibility of the proposed annexation, and whether the statutory requirements for the proposed annexation have been met, and further, will determine the appropriate zoning of the subject property if requested in the petitions.

 

Section 7.        If the Board of Trustees concludes, by resolution, that all statutory requirements have been met and that the proposed annexation is proper under the laws of the State of Colorado, the Board of Trustees may pass one or more ordinances annexing the subject property to the Town of Keenesburg, and will pass one or more ordinances zoning the subject property if requested in the petitions.

 

INTRODUCED, READ, and ADOPTED this 19th day of January, 2016.

 

 

 

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Danny Kipp, Mayor

 

ATTEST:

 

 

 

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Debra L. Chumley, Town Clerk