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Ord 27-2011 6/7/2011ORDINANCE NO. 27 -2011 Ordinance Finding Certain Buildings And /Or Structures To Be Dangerous; Requiring Property Owners To Demolish Said Buildings And /Or Structures Within 30 Days Of The Date Of This Ordinance; And Declaring An Emergency And Immediate Effective Date WHEREAS, the Building and Code Administration Division and the City of Wichita Falls, acting under the provisions of Article VIII of Chapter 22 of the Code of Ordinances of the City of Wichita Falls, has served notice to the owners of the property listed in Section 3 of this ordinance, that the building or buildings on the premises have been classified as dangerous structures and that certain corrections were needed to be made or the building(s) demolished; WHEREAS, the property owners and all other persons having an interest in the property have been duly served by the Building and Code Administration Division of the time and date of the Public Hearing for the property owners to appear before the City Council to show cause why such buildings or structures in Section 3 should not be demolished in accordance with the State of Particulars set forth in the Building and Code Administration Division's notice; and said Hearing was held at the time and place fixed therefore, on the day of the approval of this ordinance, in the Council Chambers of the City of Wichita Falls, and at such Hearing, protests and objections were made in accordance with the List of Objections (to be attached after meeting) and said Hearing was continued until all desiring to be heard were given full fair opportunity to be heard, and the City Council, having fully considered all property matters, is of the opinion that the said Hearing should be closed; and WHEREAS, the City Council finds that the photographs and other evidence presented at the Hearing and in the List of Structures to be Demolished justify the determinations herein that the described buildings be demolished as established in this ordinance. NOW, THEREFORE, BE IT ORDAINED BY THE CITY COUNCIL OF THE CITY OF WICHITA FALLS, TEXAS, THAT: 1. The aforementioned public hearings are closed, and the protests and objections are overruled, except as identified in the List of Objections. If corrective actions are not completed within the period authorized by the City Council acting as Building Commission, the structure will be demolished. 2. From the evidence presented in the aforementioned Public Hearing by property owners appearing and the Building and Code Administration Division for the City of Wichita Falls, the buildings and /or structures at the locations listed in the attached List of Structures to be Demolished, with the corresponding property owners, are found to dangerous buildings which cannot be repaired as defined in said Article VIII of Chapter 22 of the Code of Ordinances of the City of Wichita Falls, and the property owners listed therein and any other person having an interest in said buildings as shown by the title search by the City of Wichita Falls are hereby commanded to demolish the buildings and /or structures in accordance with the State of Particulars set forth in the Building and Code Administration Division's notice. The property owners listed on the attached List of Structures to be Demolished and any other person having an interest in said buildings as shown by title search by the City of Wichita Falls are further commanded to demolish in accordance with the State of Particulars set forth in the Building and Code Administration Division's notice within 30 days from the date of this ordinance. 3. If, within 30 days from the date of this ordinance, any building listed in Section 2 of this ordinance has not been demolished and removed, then it shall be demolished and removed at the expense of the City, by the City or the City's contractors (subject to City funding), and the net cost for demolition or removal shall be charged to the owners of the property and assessed on the land on which the building stood. 4. The dangerous building demolition order for the properties listed in the List of Structures for which Repair is Authorized is suspended for 30 days from this date, and the dangerous building demolition order is to be valid again if the property owner does not obtain a building permit to restore this building within such time. If the property owner obtains a building permit to restore this building within the aforementioned period of time, then the dangerous building declaration for this property is suspended for the additional time of 90 days, and the dangerous building demolition order is to be valid again if the property owner does not bring this building into compliance with all codes of the City of Wichita Falls within the aforementioned 90 days. If the property owner brings this building into substantial compliance (as determined by the City's building official) with all codes of the City of Wichita Falls within the aforementioned 90 days, then this dangerous building order will be terminated. The owner's failure to comply with either of the aforementioned deadlines will authorize the City to demolish the structure without further notification to the owner or any other party. List of Structures for which Repair is Authorized: 839 Elwood Street 1011 Roosevelt Street 615 Harding Street 1308 Fillmore Street Property at 609 Fort Worth Street was pulled and will be considered at the June 1, 2011 Council Meeting. 5. These structures pose a danger of collapse and conflagration, harbor pests, spread disease, and are places of assembly for dangerous criminals; therefore, their demolition constitutes an emergency for the immediate preservation of the public business place, property, health, safety and general welfare of the public, as this ordinance shall become effective immediately from and after the date of its passage and accordingly it is so ordained. PASSED AND APPROVED this the 7th day of June, 2011. ATTEST: City )C erk List of Structures to be Demolished: ADDRESS 1. 809 ELWOOD ST NE 50'X120' Blk 2 W.E. Wilson AC OWNER L C Lowery 1806 Central Frwy Wichita Falls, TX 76306 DATE OF NOTICE 03/08/2010 TAXES OWED (05/03/11) WATER DISCONNECTED OTHER MISC. INFO. $395.23 2000 11/21/96 Roof: Deteriorated roofing material, overhang and rafters; holes Exterior Walls: Deteriorated structural members; listing walls; cracks and holes Windows /Screens: Interior Walls /Ceiling: Broken sheetrock and holes in walls and ceiling; leaning walls Floors: Deteriorated wood members and floor covering; holes Foundation: Sanitary Conditions: Debris inside structure ADDRESS 2. 839 ELWOOD ST E 49.79 of N 145.4 of Blk 7 W.E. Wilson AC OWNER Cecilia Jo Ailey Address Unknown DATE OF NOTICE 11/04/2010 TAXES OWED (05/03/11) WATER DISCONNECTED OTHER MISC. INFO. $1,492.45 2007 -2010 11/26/05 Roof: Exterior Walls: Cracks and holes Windows /Screens: Interior Walls /Ceiling: Broken sheetrock and holes Floors: Deteriorated floor covering; holes; sagging Foundation: Sanitary Conditions: ADDRESS 3. 1011 ROOSEVELT ST W46 Ft Lot 18 Blk 3 Blackmon & Williams 2 OWNER Delores Sneed 27324 Dayton Ln Temecula, CA 92591 DATE OF NOTICE 03/08/2010 TAXES OWED (05/03/11) WATER DISCONNECTED OTHER MISC. INFO. $0 01/29/09 Roof: Deteriorated roofing material; sagging Exterior Walls: Deteriorated structural members; listing walls; cracks and holes Windows /Screens: Broken and missing Interior Walls /Ceiling: Broken sheetrock; leaning walls; holes Floors: Deteriorated wood members and floor covering; holes Foundation: Sanitary Conditions: Debris inside structure Structure is unsecured due to open window ADDRESS 4.121 BEBE LN Lot 35 Blk 1 Ed Riley 1 OWNER Chester Burton Address Unknown DATE OF NOTICE 11/04/2010 TAXES OWED (05/03/11) WATER DISCONNECTED OTHER MISC. INFO. $306.53 2009 -2010 06/24/04 Roof: Deteriorated roofing material, overhang and rafters; sagging; holes Exterior Walls: Deteriorated structural members; loose members; cracks and holes; listing Windows /Screens: Broken and missing Interior Walls /Ceiling: Broken sheetrock, holes in walls and ceiling; leaning walls; Floors: Deteriorated wood members and floor covering; holes Foundation: Sanitary Conditions: Debris inside and outside of structure Structure is unsecured due to open door 0 ADDRESS OWNER DATE OF NOTICE 5. 615 HARDING ST Estate of Leroy Cleaver Jr 11/04/2010 Lot 8 Blk 6 Bateson 2nd Addition 1612 Red Fox Wichita Falls, TX 76306 TAXES OWED (05/03/11) WATER DISCONNECTED OTHER MISC. INFO. $0 02/25/04 Roof: Deteriorated roofing material Exterior Walls: Loose members; cracks and holes; listing Windows /Screens: Broken and missing Interior Walls /Ceiling: Broken sheetrock; holes in walls and ceiling Floors: Deteriorated floor covering; Foundation: Cracked Sanitary Conditions: Debris inside structure Structure is unsecured due open door ADDRESS 6. 308 BONNER ST Lot 5 Blk 4 Sayles OWNER Jim Butler 1103 Roosevelt Wichita Falls, TX 76301 DATE OF NOTICE 04/08/2008 TAXES OWED (05/03/11) WATER DISCONNECTED OTHER MISC. INFO. $0 Meter pulled 12/10/97 Flooded in 2007 Roof: Sagging Exterior Walls: Deteriorated and loose wood members; cracks and holes; listing Windows /Screens: Broken and missing Interior Walls /Ceiling: holes and cracks; leaning Floors: Deteriorated wood members and floor covering; Foundation: Unleveled and listing Sanitary Conditions: Debris inside structure Structure is unsecured due to open windows and doors ADDRESS OWNER DATE OF NOTICE 7. 701 JUAREZ ST Reginald L. Robinson Jr., Pamela 03/08/2010 Lot 1 of N'h Blk 13 Bat 2nd Mytinger Evans & Deborah L. Sanders & Walker 1609 Gray Fox PI Wichita Falls, TX 76306 TAXES OWED (05/03/11) WATER DISCONNECTED OTHER MISC. INFO. $0 10/25/03 Roof: Deteriorated ceiling joist, roofing material, overhang and rafters; holes; sagging Exterior Walls: Deteriorated and loose structural members; cracks and holes Windows /Screens: Broken and missing Interior Walls /Ceiling: Broken sheetrock; holes in walls and ceiling; cracks in ceiling; leaning Floors: Deteriorated wood members and floor covering; holes Foundation: Sanitary Conditions: Debris inside structure ADDRESS OWNER DATE OF NOTICE 8.504 WELCH ST William L Byrd 03/08/2010 Lot 14 Blk 15 Bateson 2nd Addition 37 Hauser Ave Yardville, NJ 08620 TAXES OWED (05/03/11) WATER DISCONNECTED OTHER MISC. INFO. $0 06/14/07 Roof: Deteriorated roofing material, overhang and rafters Exterior Walls: Deteriorated structural members; cracks and holes Windows /Screens: Broken and missing Interior Walls /Ceiling: Floors: Deteriorated floor covering Foundation: Sanitary Conditions: Debris inside structure Structure is unsecured due to open windows /door ADDRESS OWNER DATE OF NOTICE 9. 506 WELCH ST William L Byrd 03/08/2010 Lot 13 Blk 15 Bateson 2nd Addition 37 Hauser Ave Yardville, NJ 08620 TAXES OWED (05/03/11) WATER DISCONNECTED OTHER MISC. INFO. $0 No meter Y{a Roof: Deteriorated ceiling joist, roofing material, overhang and rafters, holes; sagging Exterior Walls: Deteriorated and loose structural members; cracks and holes; listing Windows /Screens: Broken and missing Interior Walls /Ceiling: Broken sheetrock, holes in walls and ceiling; leaning Floors: Deteriorated wood members and floor covering; holes Foundation: Sanitary Conditions: Debris inside structure Structure is unsecured due to open windows /doors ADDRESS OWNER DATE OF NOTICE 10. 621 SULLIVAN ST Cedric Gray 04/15/2010 Lot 4 Blk 22 Bateson 2nd Addition 313 Jalonick St Wichita Falls, TX 76301 TAXES OWED (05/03/11) WATER DISCONNECTED OTHER MISC. INFO. $1,126.04 2007 -2010 07/27/07 Roof: Exterior Walls: Loose members Windows /Screens: Broken and missing Interior Walls /Ceiling: Broken sheetrock, holes in walls; cracks in ceiling Floors: Deteriorated floor covering Foundation: Sanitary Conditions: Debris inside structure ADDRESS OWNER DATE OF NOTICE 11. 205 CLEVELAND AVE Tony Jeffery Bobo 04/15/2010 N 1/3 of Lots 15 -16 Blk 21 Bateson 1615 City View Dr 2nd Addition Wichita Falls, TX 76305 TAXES OWED (05/03/11) WATER DISCONNECTED OTHER MISC. INFO. $561.42 (2008 -2010) 12/26/07 Remodel permit issued 06/10; expired 12/10 u 0 Roof: Deteriorated roofing material and overhang; holes; sagging Exterior Walls: Listing Windows /Screens: Broken and missing Interior Walls /Ceiling: Broken sheetrock; holes in walls; cracks in ceiling; leaning Floors: Deteriorated floor covering Foundation: Sanitary Conditions: ADDRESS OWNER DATE OF NOTICE 12. 708 HUMPHREYS ST Tymme M Mitchell 03/08/2010 Lot 12 Blk 21 Bateson 2nd Addition 4033 Hooper Wichita Falls, TX 76306 TAXES OWED (05/03/11) WATER DISCONNECTED OTHER MISC. INFO. $0 04/25/06 Roof: Deteriorated roofing material, overhang and rafters; sagging Exterior Walls: Deteriorated and loose structural members; cracks and holes; listing Windows /Screens: Broken and missing Interior Walls /Ceiling: Broken sheetrock; holes in walls and ceiling; leaning Floors: Deteriorated wood members and floor covering; holes Foundation: Sanitary Conditions: ADDRESS 13. 413 DALLAS ST N 'h Lot 7 Blk 11 Kemp OWNER Elizabeth Hampton 600 Dallas St Wichita Falls, TX 76301 DATE OF NOTICE 02/21/2011 TAXES OWED (05/03/11) WATER DISCONNECTED OTHER MISC. INFO. $835.66 (2006 -2009 ) 10/02/92 Roof: Deteriorated roofing material and overhang; holes; sagging Exterior Walls: Loose members; cracks and holes Windows /Screens: Interior Walls /Ceiling: Broken sheetrock and holes in walls and ceiling Floors: Deteriorated floor covering; holes Foundation: Sanitary Conditions: Debris inside structure ADDRESS OWNER DATE OF NOTICE 14. 609 FORT WORTH ST James Wood Etux Angela 03/08/2010 Lot 5 Blk 16 Kemp 609 Fort Worth St Wichita Falls, TX 76301 TAXES OWED (05/03/11) WATER DISCONNECTED OTHER MISC. INFO. $4,358.52 (1990-1995,1999) 12/16/09 Remodel permit issued 05/10; expired 11/10 Roof: Deteriorated roofing material and overhang; sagging Exterior Walls: Deteriorated structural members; cracks and holes Windows /Screens: Interior Walls /Ceiling: Broken sheetrock; holes and cracks in walls and ceiling Floors: Deteriorated floor covering Foundation: Sanitary Conditions: Debris inside structure ADDRESS 15. 807 S ROSEWOOD AVE N 60' Lots 13 & 14 Blk 16 Kemp OWNER Argusta M Johnson Address Unknown DATE OF NOTICE 07/27/2010 TAXES OWED (05/03/11) WATER DISCONNECTED OTHER MISC. INFO. $1,630.75 (2003 -2010 ) 01/15/09 Roof: Deteriorated roofing material; sagging Exterior Walls: Cracks and holes Windows /Screens: Broken and missing Interior Walls /Ceiling: Broken sheetrock; holes in walls and ceiling Floors: Deteriorated wood members and floor covering Foundation: Sanitary Conditions: Debris outside of structure ADDRESS 16. 121 BARRY LN TR 1C. 74 AC Blk 13 South Side Acres OWNER Jack R Hooker Address Unknown DATE OF NOTICE 12/22/2009 TAXES OWED (05/03/11) WATER DISCONNECTED OTHER MISC. INFO. $2,443.80 (2005 -2010 ) 10/27/07 Roof: Deteriorated roofing material, overhang and rafters; holes; sagging Exterior Walls: Deteriorated and loose structural members; cracks and holes; listing Windows /Screens: Broken and missing Interior Walls /Ceiling: Broken sheetrock; holes and cracks in walls and ceiling; leaning Floors: Deteriorated wood members and floor covering; holes Foundation: Deteriorated floor joist; listing; unleveled; damaged post and beam Sanitary Conditions: Debris inside of structure' ADDRESS OWNER DATE OF NOTICE 17.501 ASTIN AVE Donald Ray Marshall Etux Mary 11/04/2010 Lot 28 Blk 1 Kolp Elizabeth 2402 Bullington Wichita Falls, TX 76301 TAXES OWED (05/03/11) WATER DISCONNECTED OTHER MISC. INFO. $3,078.00 (1990, 1993 -1996, 2005- 06/17/02 2010 Roof: Deteriorated overhang and rafters Exterior Walls: Cracks and holes Windows /Screens: Broken and missing Interior Walls /Ceiling: Broken sheetrock and holes in walls; cracks in ceiling Floors: Deteriorated floor covering; holes Foundation: Sanitary Conditions: Structure is unsecured due to open door ADDRESS OWNER DATE OF NOTICE 18.1329 33RD Johnny R Barone & Vida Cooke 12/22/2009 Lot 15 Blk 11 Hillcrest 708 Warford Wichita Falls, TX 76301 TAXES OWED (05/03/11) WATER DISCONNECTED OTHER MISC. INFO. $0 11/06/95 Remodel permit issued 03/10; last inspection 01/20/11 D I I Roof: Deteriorated overhang and rafters; holes; sagging Exterior Walls: Deteriorated and loose structural members; cracks and holes; listing Windows /Screens: Interior Walls /Ceiling: Broken sheetrock and holes in walls; cracks and holes in ceiling; leaning Floors: Deteriorated wood members and floor covering; holes Foundation: Deteriorated floorjoist; listing; unleveled; damaged post and beam Sanitary Conditions: Structure is unsecured due to open door and exterior wall ADDRESS OWNER DATE OF NOTICE 19.120526 TH ST Gordon Allen Peterson 09/03/2009 TR 18 54X200 Ft Blk H Grantha Abst. PO Box 366 302 -J Wichita Falls, TX 76307 TAXES OWED (05/03/11) WATER DISCONNECTED OTHER MISC. INFO. $0 12/31/04 Remodel permit issued 02/10; expired 08/10 1 Roof: Deteriorated roofing material and overhang; holes; sagging Exterior Walls: cracks and holes; loose members; listing Windows /Screens: Interior Walls /Ceiling: Broken sheetrock; holes in walls and ceiling; leaning; Floors: Deteriorated wood members and floor covering; holes Foundation: Listing Sanitary Conditions: ADDRESS 20.1904 ARTHUR ST Lot 3 Blk 14 Floral Hts West Side OWNER Harry J Prine Jr Etal 1915 Tilden St Wichita Falls, TX 76309 DATE OF NOTICE 08/31/2009 TAXES OWED (05/03/11) WATER DISCONNECTED OTHER MISC. INFO. $0 01/26/02 Roof: Deteriorated roofing material, overhang and rafters; holes; sagging Exterior Walls: Deteriorated and loose structural members; cracks and holes; listing Windows /Screens: Broken and missing Interior Walls /Ceiling: Broken sheetrock; holes and cracks in walls and ceiling; leaning Floors: Deteriorated floor covering Foundation: Cracked Sanitary Conditions: Debris inside structure; junk vehicle and debris outside of structure Structure is unsecured due to open back door ADDRESS 21.1104 TAYLOR Lot 4 Blk 38 Floral Heights OWNER Claude E Boudreaux 1104 Taylor St Wichita Falls, TX 76301 DATE OF NOTICE 04/15/2011 TAXES OWED (05/03/11) WATER DISCONNECTED OTHER MISC. INFO. $0 04/04/11 Fire 03/26/2011 Roof: Fire damaged Exterior Walls: Fire damaged Windows /Screens: Fire damaged Interior Walls /Ceiling: Fire damaged Floors: Fire damaged Foundation: Fire damaged Sanitary Conditions: Debris inside and outside of structure Structure is unsecured due to fire damage ADDRESS OWNER DATE OF NOTICE 22. 1308 FILLMORE ST Judith A Hudson 10/29/2010 Lot 5 & SW 12'X35" Lot 4 Blk 52 1115 E Scott Floral Heights Wichita Falls, TX 76301 TAXES OWED (05/03/11) WATER DISCONNECTED OTHER MISC. INFO. $4,814.04 (2005 -2007, 2009 -2010) 11/24/06 Remodel permit issued 12/10; no inspections requested W � Roof: Deteriorated ceiling joist and roofing material; holes; sagging Exterior Walls: Loose members; cracks and holes Windows /Screens: Broken and missing Interior Walls /Ceiling: Broken sheetrock; holes in walls and ceiling; Floors: Deteriorated wood members and floor covering; holes Foundation: Sanitary Conditions: Debris inside structure Structure is unsecured due open door PAGE 25 OF 26 PAGES AGENDA ITEM NO. 713 ADDRESS 23. 713 JALONICK ST Lot 7 Blk 5 Kemp OWNER Alvin Dewayne Hampton 803 Fort Worth Wichita Falls, TX 76301 DATE OF NOTICE 07/27/2010 TAXES OWED (05/03/11) WATER DISCONNECTED OTHER MISC. INFO. 398.68 (2006 -2008 ) 06/01/06 Roof: Deteriorated roofing material and overhang; sagging Exterior Walls: Cracks and holes; listing Windows /Screens: Broken and missing Interior Walls /Ceiling: Broken sheetrock and holes in walls; Floors: Deteriorated floor covering Foundation: Sanitary Conditions: Debris inside structure; debris and junk vehicle outside of structure PAGE 26 OF 26 PAGES AGENDA ITEM NO. 7B