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File #: 220494    Version: 0 Name:
Type: Bill Status: ENACTED
File created: 5/26/2022 In control: Committee on Streets and Services
On agenda: Final action: 6/16/2022
Title: Authorizing the striking from City Plan No. 97 and abandoning of a right-of-way for drainage purposes and water main purposes, in the vicinity of east of Broad Street and extending from Washington Avenue to Carpenter Street, and a right-of-way for gas main purposes, located in the vicinity of north of Washington Avenue and extending from Thirteenth Street westwardly to a terminus, under certain terms and conditions.
Sponsors: Councilmember Johnson
Indexes: CITY PLAN, STRIKE FROM & VACATE
Attachments: 1. CertifiedCopy22049400
Date Ver.Action ByActionResultTallyAction DetailsVideo
8/31/20220 MAYOR SIGNED   Action details Not available
6/16/20220 CITY COUNCIL READ AND PASSEDPass17:0 Action details Not available
6/9/20220 CITY COUNCIL SUSPEND THE RULES OF THE COUNCIL   Action details Not available
6/9/20220 CITY COUNCIL READ AND ORDERED PLACED ON NEXT WEEK'S SECOND READING CALENDAR   Action details Not available
6/9/20220 CITY COUNCIL ORDERED PLACED ON THIS DAY`S FIRST READING CALENDAR   Action details Not available
6/7/20220 Committee on Streets and Services HEARING NOTICES SENT   Action details Not available
6/7/20220 Committee on Streets and Services HEARING HELD   Action details Not available
6/7/20220 Committee on Streets and Services REPORTED FAVORABLY, RULE SUSPENSION REQUESTED   Action details Not available
5/26/20220 CITY COUNCIL     Not available Not available

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Authorizing the striking from City Plan No. 97 and abandoning of a right-of-way for drainage purposes and water main purposes, in the vicinity of east of Broad Street and extending from Washington Avenue to Carpenter Street, and a right-of-way for gas main purposes, located in the vicinity of north of Washington Avenue and extending from Thirteenth Street westwardly to a terminus, under certain terms and conditions.

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THE COUNCIL OF THE CITY OF PHILADELPHIA HEREBY ORDAINS:

SECTION 1. Pursuant to Section 11-403 of The Philadelphia Code, the Board of Surveyors of the Department of Streets is hereby authorized to make certain changes affecting the lines of City utility rights-of-way on a portion of City Plan No. 97, within the area bound by Washington Avenue, Broad Street, Carpenter Street, and Thirteenth Street, by:

a) Striking from the City Plan and abandoning a right-of-way reserved for drainage purposes and water main purposes, said right-of-way located approximately one-hundred fifty feet east of Broad Street and extending from Washington Avenue to Carpenter Street.

b) Striking from the City Plan and abandoning a right-of-way reserved for gas main purposes, said right-of-way located approximately one-hundred eighty-six feet north of Washington Avenue and extending from Thirteenth Street westwardly approximately forty feet to a terminus.

SECTION 2. This authorization is conditional upon compliance with the following requirements within two (2) years from the date this Ordinance becomes law:

a) The filing of an agreement, satisfactory to the City Solicitor, by the owner(s) of property affected thereby, to release the City from all damages or claims for damages which may arise by reason of the City Plan changes authorized herein; in lieu thereof, only after the party in interest has demonstrated best efforts to obtain such agreements and such efforts are unsuccessful, the party in interest shall file an agreement and a bond, with corporate suret...

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