City of Hampton, Virginia
22 Lincoln Street
Hampton, VA 23669
Enactment Number: -
Resolution Regarding the Disposition
of City Property Pursuant to Resolution No. R-2006-00207
WHEREAS, on April 12, 2006, the City Council
of the City of Hampton, Virginia (the "Council") adopted Resolution
No. R-2006-00207 setting forth the policy for the initiation of City Economic
Development proposals involving City-owned property wherein all legislative
actions, including, but not necessarily limited to property dispositions
necessary to accomplish City economic development objectives involving
City-owned property, shall originate with and remain under the legislative
authority of the Council; and
WHEREAS, in furtherance of its policy,
Council desires to ensure the greatest level of and opportunity for public
participation and input in the decision governing the sale, transfer or lease,
franchise or use of property owned by the City through a public hearing process
to be held prior to the disposition of such property.
NOW, THEREFORE, BE
IT RESOLVED by the Council of the City of Hampton, Virginia as follows:
no City-owned property, whether improved or unimproved, shall be disposed of
until the City Council has held a public hearing concerning such disposal, and
provided further that the holding of a public hearing shall not apply to the
leasing of City-owned property to another political subdivision or authority of
the Commonwealth of Virginia, or the vacation of the City easements, streets,
alleys and rights-of way either under its Charter provisions or pursuant to
State subdivision and zoning provisions as set forth by State law.
all prior dispositions of City-owned property to any private person or entity
or any public entity, political subdivision or authority are in all respects
approved, ratified and confirmed.
Resolution shall be effective upon its adoption.
the regular meeting of the City Council of the City of Hampton, Virginia held
on May 24, 2006.
Signed by ____________________________ Date
Ross A. Kearney, II, Mayor
Attested by ____________________________ Date _________________
Katherine K. Glass
Clerk of the Council