ORDINANCE 555

 

AN ORDINANCE ANNEXING TERRITORY AND INCORPORATING SAID TERRITORY INTO THE CORPORATE LIMITS OF THE CITY OF NORRIS, TENNESSEE

 

            WHEREAS, section 6-51-101 et. seq. of the Tennessee Code Annotated authorizes municipalities to annex territory to promote the welfare of the residents and property owners of the affected territory and the municipality as a whole.

 

            WHEREAS, it appears that the prosperity of this City and the territory herein described will be materially retarded and the safety and welfare of the residents and property thereof endangered if such territory is not annexed: and

 

            WHEREAS, a public hearing was held before this body and notice thereof published in a newspaper of general circulation; and

 

            WHEREAS, the annexation of such territory is deemed necessary for the welfare of this city;

 

            NOW, THEREFORE, BE IT ORDAINED by the City Council of the City of Norris, Tennessee that:

 

             Section 1.   On Anderson County Tax Map 043: all of parcel 023.00; as depicted on the attached map, is hereby annexed into the City of Norris, Tennessee.

 

Section 2.  This ordinance shall become effective thirty (30) days after its passage, the public welfare requiring it.

 

Adopted First Reading  July 9, 2012              

 

Public Hearing Held:     September 10, 2012

 

Adopted Second Reading: September 10, 2010
 
 
 
Copy of referenced map may be viewed at the Norris City office.