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Ord 3744 11/4/1980 ORDINANCE NO. A/4 ORDINANCE CLOSING HEARING AND FINDING CERTAIN BUILDINGS AND/OR STRUCTURES TO BE DANGEROUS; COMMANDING PROPERTY OWNERS TO REPAIR, VACATE, OR DEMOLISH SAID BUILDING AND/OR STRUCTURES WITHIN THIRTY (30) DAYS OF THE DATE OF THIS ORDINANCE AND DECLARING AN EMERGENCY. WHEREAS, the Building Inspector of the City of Wichita Falls, acting under the provisions of Article III, of Chapter 7, of the Code of Ordinances of the City of Wichita Falls, notified in writing by certified mail the following list of property owners of the property shown that the building or buildings on the premises had been classified as a dangerous building and that certain corrections were needed to be made or the building demolished. OWNERS ADDRESSES AND LEGAL DESCRIPTION George C. Chambers 1307 Bell, Lot 9, Block 1, c/o W. G. Harrison Soule Addition. Joe L. Farris 2115 Bluff, Lot 3, Block 9, Sibley Taylor Addition. H. Kirby 410 Bonner, Lot 7 & 8, Block 1 Homewood Addition. Hirschi Syndicate #2 3101 Buchanan, Lot 19, Block 35A, Highland Addition. Willard Spangler 1606 Burnett (rear) , N. 50' Lot 3, Block 12, Jalonic Addition. Vincent W. Murphy 2717 Chase, Lot 1, Block 14, Sikes Estates, Section "D". Ernest and Helen Ryan 800 Dallas (rear) , Lot 18, Block 6, Kemp Addition. Anthony L. Addison 101 Duncan, Lot 1 $ 2, Block 1, Reilly Addition Arthur Monsebias 400 Eastside Drive, being the West 145' of Lot 1, Block 131, Original Townsite. Herman P. Cooper 1712 Hampton, 1 Acre, West 1/2 Block 32 Eastside Gardens Addition. J. W. Bell 415 Humphries, West 48' of East 149' of North part of Block 6, Bateson Addition. Jackie Monroe 1615 Lucille (Garage) , Lot 1, Block 28, Southland Addition. Gene Buchanan 106 N. Oriole, 2.5 Acres, Block 5, Abstract 296 J. Lula Adams Meadows 709 Roosevelt, Lot 12, Block 3, Homewood Heights Addition. Tom A. Ataliotis 2014 9th Street (rear) , West 45' , Lot 9, Block 3, Floral Heights Addition. Cactus Electric Co. 1304 17th Street, Lot 18, Block 14, Inc. Jalonic Addition. WHEREAS, such property owners above have not complied with the directive of the Building Inspector within the sixty days allowed in said Article III; and, WHEREAS, the above listed property owners have been notified by certified mail by the Building Inspector of the time and date of Public Hearing for the above named property owners to appear before the Board of Aldermen to show cause why such building or structure should not be repaired, vacated, or demolished in accordance with the State of Particulars set forth in the Building Inspector's notice; and said Public Hearing was had and held at the time and place fixed therefore, to-wit, on the 4th day of November 1980, at 8:30 A.M. in the Council Chambers in the City of Wichita Falls, Texas, and at such Public Hearing the following protests and objections were made to-wit: t`11-L./ PROTESTED THAT PROTESTED THAT PROTESTED THAT PROTESTED THAT and said hearing was continued until all desiring to be heard were given full and fair opportunity to be heard and the Board of Aldermen of the City of Wichita Falls having fully considered all property matters, is of the opinion that the said hearing should be closed. NOW, THEREFORE, BE IT ORDAINED BY THE BOARD OF ALDERMEN OF THE CITY OF WICHITA FALLS, TEXAS: Said hearing be and the same is hereby closed, and the said protests and objections, and any and all other protest objections whether enumerated or not, be and the same are hereby, overruled. From the evidence presented in the aforementioned Public Hearing by Property owners appearing and the Building Inspector of the City of Wichita Falls, the building and/or structure at the location listed above with the corresponding property owner is found to be a dangerous building as defined in said Article III and the property owners listed or any other person having an interest in said building as shown by the tax records of the City of Wichita Falls, are hereby commanded to repair, vacate, or demolish the building and/or structure in accordance with the State of Particulars set forth in the Building Inspector's notice. The property owner listed or any other person having an interest in said building as shown by the tax records of the City of Wichita Falls is further commanded to repair, vacate or demolish in accordance with the State of Particulars set forth in the Building Inspector's notice within thirty (30) days from the date of this ordinance. If, within 30 days from the date of this ordinance, any such building has not been so repaired or demolished, it shall be demolished or removed at the expence of the City by the City or its contractor, 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. The fact that the repair, vacation and/or demolition of dangerous buildings is being delayed pending the taking effect of this ordinance creates an emergency for the immediate preservation of the public business place, property, health, safety and general welfare of the public which requires that this ordinance shall become effective from and after the date of its passage and is accordingly so ordained. PASSED AND APPROVED THIS THE 4th DAY OF NOVEMBER, 1980. y- " .` MAYOR ATTEST: r ,L, l yuv <_ 629--LAQ-/ City Clerk