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Journal-World classified (published 03/01/2013)

(First published in the Lawrence Daily Journal-World
February 22, 2013)

ORDINANCE NO. 8839

AN ORDINANCE OF THE CITY
OF LAWRENCE, KANSAS, REZONING APPROXIMATELY
5.471 ACRES FROM UR
(URBAN RESERVE) DISTRICT
TO RS5 (SINGLE-DWELLING
RESIDENTIAL) DISTRICT
AND AMENDING THE CITY'S
"OFFICIAL ZONING DISTRICT MAP," INCORPORATED BY REFERENCE INTO
THE CITY CODE AT CHAPTER 20, ARTICLE 1, SECTION
20-108 OF THE "CODE OF
THE CITY OF LAWRENCE,
KANSAS, 2011 EDITION,"
AND AMENDMENTS
THERETO.

BE IT ORDAINED BY THE
GOVERNING BODY OF THE
CITY OF LAWRENCE, KANSAS: SECTION 1. The base
zoning district classification for the following legally described real property, situated in the City of
Lawrence, Douglas County,
Kansas, to-wit: Two tracts
of land in the northwest
quarter of section 32, township 12 south, range 19 east
of the sixth principal meridian, in Douglas County,
Kansas, described as follows: commencing at the
southwest corner of said
quarter section, thence on
a measured bearing of
north 8756'47" east, a distance of 640.55 feet to a
point on the south line of
said quarter section;
thence north 0242'28"
west, a distance of 357.60
feet to the point of beginning. thence north 0242'28"
west, a distance of 300.00
feet; thence north 8717'32"
east, a distance of 393.29
feet; thence south 0231'23"
east, a distance of 300.00
feet; thence south 8717'32"
west, a distance of 392.32
feet to the point of beginning. Containing 2.705 acres,
more or less. and: commencing at the southwest
corner of said quarter section, thence on a measured
bearing of north 8756'47"
east, a distance of 640.55
feet to a point on the south
line of said quarter section;
thence north 0242'28"
west, a distance of 1017.60
feet to the point of beginning. thence north 0242'28"
west, a distance of 307.52
feet to a point on the south
line of lot 2, block one, Diamondhead, a subdivision in
the city of Lawrence, Douglas County, Kansas; thence
on a measured bearing of
north 8800'28" east along
the south line of said lot 2,
a distance of 395.45 feet;
thence south 0231'23"
east, a distance of 302.58
feet; thence south 8717'32"
west, a distance of 394.45
feet to the point of beginning. Containing 2.766 acres,
more or less. is hereby
changed from UR (Urban
Reserve) District to RS5
(Single-Dwelling Residential) District, as such district is defined and prescribed in Chapter 20 of the
"Code of the City of Lawrence, Kansas, 2011 Edition," and amendments
thereto. SECTION 2. The
"Official Zoning District
Map," which is adopted
and incorporated into the
City Code by reference at
City of Lawrence, Kan.,
Code 20-108 (Jan. 1, 2011),
is hereby amended by
showing and reflecting
thereon the new zoning district classification for the
subject property as described in more detail in
Section 2, supra. SECTION 3.
If any section, clause, sentence, or phrase of this ordinance is found to be unconstitutional or is otherwise held invalid by any
court of competent jurisdiction, it shall not affect
the validity of any remaining parts of this ordinance.
SECTION 4. This ordinance
shall be in full force and effect from and after its passage and publication as
provided by law. ADOPTED
by the Governing Body of
the City of Lawrence, Kansas, this 19th day of February, 2013.

APPROVED:
/s/ Robert J. Schumm
Robert J. Schumm, Mayor
ATTEST:
/s/ Jonathan M. Douglass
Jonathan M. Douglass, City
Clerk

Approved as to form and
legality
/s/Toni R. Wheeler
Toni R. Wheeler, City
Attorney
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