• PUBLIC NOTICE RESOLUTION DECLA...

PUBLIC NOTICE RESOLUTION DECLARING AN INTENT TO ABANDON AND CLOSE A PORTION OF THE FORMER RIGHT-OF-WAY OF CAMPUS RIDGE ROAD PHYSICALLY ABANDONED BY THE NC DOT AND FURTHER BEING LOCATED ON THE PROPERTY OF JUDY TENNANT DRAKE IN THE TOWN OF MATTHEWS, MECKLENBURG COUNTY, NORTH CAROLINA WHEREAS, Campus Ridge Road Realignment has been completed by the NC DOT leaving a portion of the prior right-of-way physically abandoned and traversing property belonging to Judy Tennant Drake; and WHEREAS, the portion of former Campus Ridge Road right-of-way to be closed lies entirely upon the property of Judy Tennant Drake as shown on a map marked "Exhibit A", and is more particularly described by metes and bounds in a document marked "Exhibit B", both of which are available for inspection in the Office of the Town Clerk, Town Hall, Matthews, North Carolina; and WHEREAS, the procedure for closing streets and alleys as outlined in North Carolina General Statutes, Section 160A-299, required that the Board first adopt a resolution declaring its intent to close the street and calling a public hearing on the question; said Statute further requires that the Resolution shall be public once a week for four successive weeks prior to the hearing, and a copy thereof be sent by registered or certified mail to all owners of property adjoining the street as shown on the county tax records, and a notice of the closing and public hearing shall be prominently posted in at least two places along said street; NOW, THEREFORE, BE IT RESOLVED by the Board of Commissioners of the Town of Matthews, at its regularly scheduled session of August 28, 2017, that it intends to close a portion of the former right-of-way of Campus Ridge Road, said portion being more particularly described on a map and by a metes and bound description available for inspection in the Town Clerk's Office, and hereby calls a public hearing on the question to be held at 7:00 p.m., on Monday, the 9th day of October 2017, at the Matthews Town Hall, 232 Matthews Station Street, Matthews, North Carolina 28105. The Town Clerk is hereby directed to publish a copy of this resolution in a local newspaper once a week for four successive weeks next preceding the date fixed here for such hearing as required by N.C.G.S. 160A-299 and further to send by Registered or Certified Mail to all of the owners of property adjoining the said portion of the former right-of-way of Campus Ridge Road, and to prominently post a notice of the closing and public hearing in at least two places along a portion of the said former right-of-way of Campus Ridge Road, all as required by N.C.G.S. 160A-299. RESOLVED, this the 28th day of August 2017. Mayor ATTEST: Town Clerk LP3262514