Notice of Public Hearing City of Gordon, Nebraska January 12, 2017

PUBLIC NOTICE is hereby given by the Mayor and Council of the City of Gordon, Nebraska that a public hearing will be held on Thursday, January 12, 2017, at 6:05 p.m., in the Council Room at the Gordon City Hall, 311 North Oak Street, in Gordon, Nebraska, 69343.  The purpose of the hearing is to obtain public comment prior to the consideration of a resolution of the City declaring the below-described area of the City as blighted and substandard and in need of redevelopment pursuant to the Community Development Law, Chapter 18, Article 21, Reissue Revised Statutes of Nebraska, as amended.

The property that is the subject of this notice and of the public hearing is described as follows:

Beginning at a point 340 feet west of the west right-of-way of South Cornell Street on the north right‐of‐way of Nebraska Highway 20:Thence easterly along the north right-of-way of Highway 20 a distance of 980 feet to the west property line of Outlot “Q”, Industrial Subdivision Number One; Thence northerly along said west property line of Outlot “Q” a distance of 34 feet to a point on the north right-of-way of Highway 20;Thence easterly along the north right-of-way line of Highway 20 a distance of 2,104 feet to the east right- of-way line of South Ash Street; Thence northerly along said east right-of-way of Ash Street a distance of 9 feet to the north right-of-way line of Highway 20 Thence easterly along said north right-of-way line a distance of 150 feet to the east property line of Lot 7, Original Townsite; Thence northerly along said lot line a distance of 92 feet to a point 5 feet southerly of the south lot line of Lot 5, Original Townsite; Thence easter- ly a distance of 29 feet to the west property line of Parcel 1 (Replat of Lot 5 & Part of Lot 6) Block 51 Original Townsite; Thence southerly along said west Parcel 1 property line a distance of 75 feet to the south properly line of said Parcel 1; Thence easterly along south property line of said Parcel 1 a distance of 131 feet to the east property line of said Parcel 1; Thence northerly along the easterly property line of said Parcel 1 a distance of 75 feet to a point 5 feet southerly of the south lot line of Lot 5, Block 51, Original Townsite; Thence easterly a distance of 35 feet to a point 35 feet west of the east right-of-way line of Spruce Street (vacated);Thence northerly along a line lying 35 feet west of, and parallel to, the east right-of-way of Spruce Street (vacated) a distance of 245 feet to the south right-of-way of Bay Street; Thence easterly along said south right-of-way of Bay Street a distance of 35 feet to the east right-of-way line of Spruce Street (extended); Thence northerly along the east right-of-way line of Spruce Street a distance of 60 feet to the north right‐of‐way line of Bay Street; Thence easterly along said north right-of-way line of Bay Street a dis- tance of 300 feet to the west right‐of‐way line of Foch Street;Thence northerly along said west right-of-way of Foch Street a distance of 720 feet to the north lot line of Lot 1, Block 5, Mosher’s Subdivision; Thence westerly along said north line of Lot 1 a distance of 150 feet to the east lot line of Lot 1, Block 47, Original Townsite; Thence northerly a distance of 52 feet to the southeast corner of Lot 1, Viaero Gordon Addition; Thence northerly along the east lot line of said Lot 1, a distance of 83 feet to the north line of said Lot 1; Thence westerly along the north lot line of said Lot 1, a distance of 80 feet to the west lot line of Lot 2, Viaero Gordon Addition; Thence northerly along the west lot line of said Lot 2, a distance of 77 feet to the north lot line of said Lot 2; Thence northerly a distance of 122 feet to a point on the south lot line of Lot 7, Block 33, Original Townsite (said point being 71 feet west of the east lot line of said Lot 7); Thence north- easterly along the south line of said lot line of Lot 7 a distance of 71 feet to the east lot line of said Lot 7; Thence northerly along the east line of said Lot 7 a distance of 40 feet to the north right-of-way line of the public right-of-way (former Nebkota Railroad right-of-way); Thence northesterly along said right-of-way line a distance of 1,053 feet to the south lot line of Lot 6, Block 6, Wilhite, McGraw & Letson Addition; Thence easterly along the south lot line of said Lot 6 a distance of 106 feet to the east line of Block 6, Wilhite, McGraw & Letson Addition; Thence northerly along the east line of said Block 6 a distance of 337 feet to the south line of Block 3, Wilhite, McGraw & Letson Addition; Thence northerly along the east line of said Block 3 a distance of 150 feet to the south right-of-way line of 3rd Street; Thence northerly along the east line of said Block 3 (extended) a distance of 60 feet to the north right-of-way line of 3rd Street (extended);Thence westerly along the north right-of-way of 3rd Street a distance of 52 feet to the west right- of-way line of Rodeo Drive; Thence northerly along the west right-of-way line of Rodeo Drive a distance of 595 feet to the north right-of-way line of 655th Road; Thence easterly along the north right-of-way line of 655th Road a distance of 234 feet to the east property line of Fairview Acres Addition (extended); Thence northerly along the east property line of Fairview Acres Addition (extended) a distance 711 feet to the north lot line of Lot 10, Fairview Acres Addition; Thence westerly along the north lot line of said Lot 10, a distance of 209 feet to the west right-of-way line of Fairview Drive; Thence southerly along the west right-of-way line of Fairview Drive a distance of 45 feet to the north lot line of Lot 26 Fairview Acres Addition; Thence westerly along the north lot line of Lot 26, 25, 24, 23, 22, 21 & 20 of Fairview Acres Addtion a distance of 520 feet to the east right-of-way line of Walnut Street; Thence southerly along the east right-of-way line of Walnut Street a distance of 330 feet to the south property line of Block 6, Stouffers Addition (extended); Thence westerly along the south property line of said Block 6 (extended) a distance of 440 feet to the east line of Block 5, Stouffers Addition; Thence westerly along the south property line of said Block 5 a distance of 150 feet to the east property line of Block 39, Original Townsite; Thence southerly along the east property line of said Block 39 a distance of 353 feet to the north right -of-way line of 655th Road; Thence southerly along the east property line of said Block 39 a distance of 80 feet to the northeast corner of Block 31, Original Townsite; Thence southerly along the east property line of said Block 31 a distance of 360 feet to the north lot line of Lot 7, Block 31, Original Townsite; Thence westerly along the north lot line of said Lot 7 a distance of 131 feet to the east right-of-way line of Spurce Street; Thence westerly a distance of 70 feet to a point on the west property line of Spruce Street (said point also being the northeast corner of Lot 7, Block 30, Original Townsite);Thence westerly along the north lot line of Lot 7 & 10 of said Block 30 a distance of 300 feet to the east right-of-way line of Ash Street; Thence westerly a distance of 80 feet to a point on the west right-of-way line of Ash Street (said point also being the northeast corner of Lot 7, Block 1, Original Townsite; Thence westerly along the north lot line of said Lot 7 (extended) a distance of 150 feet to the east lot line of Lot 10 of said Block 1;Thence northerly along the east lot line of said Lot 10 a distance of 60 feet to the north lot line of Lot 11 of said Block 1; Thence westerly along the north line of said Lot 11 a distance of 140 feet to the east right-of-way line of Elm Street; Thence westerly a distance of 80 feet to the west right-of-way line of Elm Street said point being 20 feet north of the south lot line of Lot 4, Block 4, Willow Tree Plaza Subdivision (“half lot line”); Thence westerly along the ‘half’ line of said Lot 4 a distance of 150 feet to the west lot line of said Lot 4;Thence northerly along the west lot line of Lot 4, 3 & 2 of said Block 4 a distance of 188 feet to the south lot line of Lot 1, Willow Tree Plaza Subdivision; Thence easterly along the south lot line of said Lot 1 a distance of 140 feet to the west right-of-way line of Elm Street;Thence northerly along the west right-of-way line of Elm Street a distance of 193 feet to the north right-of-way line of 4th Street; Thence easterly along the north right-of-way line of 4th Street a distance of 10 feet to the west right-of-way line of Elm Street; Thence northerly along the west right-of-way of Elm Street a dis- tance of 112 feet to the north lot line of Lot 4, Block 26, Original Townsite; Thence westerly along the north lot line of said Lot 4 (extended) a distance of 150 feet to the east lot line of Lot 8, Block 26, Original Townsite; Thence northerly along the east lot line of Lots 8, 9 & 10 of said Block 10 a dis- tance of 168 feet to a pont on the north right-of-way line of 5th Street, said point also being the south- east corner of Lot 6, Block 25, Original Townsite; Thence northerly along the east lot line of Lots 6, 7, 8, 9 & 10 of said Block 25 a distance of 370 feet to the north right-of-way line of 6th Street, said point also being the southeast corner of Lot 6, Block 24, Original Townsite; Thence northerly along the east lot line of Lots 6, 7, 8, 9 & 10 of said Block 24 a distance of 370 feet to the north right-of- wayline of 7th Street; Thence westerly along the north right-of-way line of 7th Street a distance of 15 feet to the east lot line of Lot 7, Block 13, Original Townsite;Thence northerly along the east lot line of said Lot 7 & 4 a distance of 216 feet to a point 65 feet north of the south lot line of Lot 4 of said Block 13; Thence westerly to a point a distance of 7 feet from the east lot line of said Lot 4, said point being 85 feet south of the north lot line of said Lot 4 (and the south right-of-way line of 8th Street); Thence northerly a distance of 60 feet to a point on the north right-of-way line of 8th Street said point being 7 feet west of the east lot line of Lot 7, Block 12, Gordon Heights Addition;

Thence easterly along the north right-of-way line of 8th Street a distance of 7 feet to the east lot line of said Lot 7; Thnce northerly along the east lot line of Lot 7 & 4 of said Block 12 a distance of 360 feet to the north right-of-way line of 9th Street; Thence easterly along the north right-of-way of 9th Street a distance of 15 feet; Thence northerly (paralleling the west lot line of Lot 8, Block 5, Gordon Heights Addition) a distance of 150 feet to the north lot line of said Lot 8; Thence westerly along the north lot line of said Lot 8 a distance of 45 feet; Thence northerly (paralleling the east lot line of Lot 4 of said Block 5) a distance of 210 feet to the north right-of-way line of Lariat Street; Thence easterly  along the north right-of-way line of Lariat Street a distance of 48 feet to a point 18 feet east of the east lot line of Lot 4, Block 4, Gordon Heights Addition; Thence northerly (paralleling the east line of said Lot 4) a distance of 160 feet to the south right-of-way line of 10th Street; Thence westerly along the south right-of-way line of 10th Street a distance of 241 feet to the west right‐of‐way line of Highway 27; Thence northerly along the west right-of-way line of Highway 27 a distance of 66 feet to the south prop- erty line of Block 1, Webster’s Subdivision; Thence northerly along the east property line of said Block 1 a distance of 308 feet to the north property line of said Block 1; Thence westerly along the north property line of said Block 1 a distance of 284 feet to the west property line of said Block 1; Thence southerly along the west property line of said Block 1 a distance of 304 feet to the south property line of said Block 1; Thence southerly along the west property line of said Block 1 (extended) a distance of 66 feet to the south right-of-way line of 10th Street; Thence easterly along the south right-of-way line of 10th Street a distance of 183 feet to the west lot line of Lot 1, Block 2, Pfeiffer’s Addition; Thence southerly along the west lot line of Lots 1, 2, 3, 4, 5 & 6 of said Block 2 a distance of 366 feet to the north right-of-way line of 9th Street; Thence southerly a distance of 70 feet to the south right-of-way line of 9th Street, said point being the northwest corner of Lot 1, Block 4, Pfeiffer’s Addition; Thence southerly along the west lot line of Lots 1, 2, 3, 4, 5 & 6 of said Block 4 a distance of 360 feet to the north right-of-way line of 8th Street; Thence southerly a distance of 70 feet to the south right-of-way line of 8th Street, said point being the northwest corner of Lot 1, Block 5, Pfeiffer’s Addition; Thence southerly along the west lot line of Lots 1, 2, 3, 4, 5 & 6 of said Block 5 a distance of 364 feet to the north right-of-way line of 7th Street; Thence southerly a distance of 70 feet to the south right-of-way line of 7th Street, said point being 132.5 feet west of the east property line of Block 23, Original Townsite; Thence westerly along the south right- of-way line of 7th Street a distance of 13 feet; Thence southerly (paralleling the east property line of said Block 23) a distance of 150 feet; Thence easterly (paralleling the north property line of said Block 23) a distance of 15 feet; Thence southerly (paralleling the east property line of said Block 23) a distance of 150 feet to the north right-of-way line of 6th Street; Thence southerly a distance of 70 feet to the south right-of-way line of 6th Street, said point being the northwest corner of Lot 1, Block 22, Original Town- site; Thence southerly along the west lot line of Lots 1, 2 3, 4 & 5 of said Block 22 a distance of 300 feet to the north right-of-way line of 5th Street; Thence southerly a distance of 70 feet to the south right-of- way line of 5th Street, said point being the northwest corner of Lot 1, Block 21, Original Townsite; Thence southerly along the west lot line of Lots 1, 2 3, 4 & 5 of said Block 21 a distance of 300 feet to the north right-of-way line of 4th Street; Thence southerly a distance of 80 feet to the south right-of-way line of 4th Street, said point being the northeast corner of Lot 18, Block 3, Original Townsite; Thence southerly along the east lot line of Lots 18, 17, 16 & 15 of said Block3 a distance of 240 feet to the south lot line of Lot 15 of said Block 3; Thence westerly along the south lot line of said Lot 15 a distance of 145 feet to the east right-of-way line of Oak Street; Thence southerly along the east right-of-way line of Oak Street a distance of 1,432 feet to the north right-of-way line of 1st Street; Thence southerly a distance of 167 feet to the north property line of the Warehouse Addition; Thence southwesterly along the north property line of the Warehouse Addition a distance of 660 feet to the northwest lot corner of Lot 1, Warehouse Addition; Thence southeasterly along the ‘west’ lot line of said Lot 1 a distance of 28 feet to the north property line of Outlot “R”; Thence southwesterly along the north property line of Outlot “R” a distance of 384 feet to the west property line of Outlot “R”; Thence southerly along the west property line of Outlot “R” a distance of 88 feet to the north property line of the Industrial Subdivision #1 (extended); Thence southwesterly along the north property line of the Industrial Subdivision #1 (extended) a distance of 650 feet to the east property line of Outlot “T”; Thence southwesterly along the north property line of Outlot “T” a distance of 351 feet to a point on the north property line of Outlot “T”’; Thence southerly a distance of 359 feet to the north right-of-way of Highway 20, said point being the point of beginning. 

All interested parties shall be afforded a reasonable opportunity to express their views at the public hearing regarding the proposed blighted and substandard declaration.  

/s/ Jacob Sheridan

City Manager

Published: December 21 and December 28, 2016, January 4, 2017