Type:   LRORD
Party:   Ordinance 21,832
County:   Pulaski
Case Number:   ORD 21,832
Attorney:   Susan Langley

ORDINANCE NO. 21,832 AN ORDINANCE TO ACCEPT THE BEAR DEN ANNEXATION (A-336), TO ADD CERTAIN LANDS TO THE CITY OF LITTLE ROCK, ARKANSAS; AND FOR OTHER PURPOSES. WHEREAS, a petition for voluntary annexation (the “Petition”) was filed with the County Clerk of Pulaski County, Arkansas, for 100% owner praying that said lands be annexed to and made part of the City of Little Rock, Arkansas; and, WHEREAS, the County Court of Pulaski County, Arkansas, found that the Petition was correct as to form as required of Arkansas Code 14-40-609; and, WHEREAS, the Pulaski County Judge has signed an Annexation Order for the site requesting annexation (filed December 23, 2019); and, WHEREAS, an accurate map of said lands has been filed with and made a part of said Petition; and, WHEREAS, all things pertaining thereto have been done in the manner prescribed by law and that said lands should be annexed to and made part of the City of Little Rock. NOW, THEREFORE, BE IT ORDAINED BY THE BOARD OF DIRECTORS OF THE CITY OF LITTLE ROCK, ARKANSAS: Section 1. The following described territory contiguous and adjoining the City of Little Rock, Arkansas is accepted as annexed to and made a part of the City of Little Rock, Pulaski County, Arkansas, to wit: BEAR DEN ANNEXATION (A-336): BEING THE SOUTH ½ OF THE SOUTHEAST 1/4 OF SECTION 22, TOWNSHIP 2 NORTH, RANGE 14 WEST, PULASKI COUNTY ARKANSAS AND ALL ADJACENT, ABUTTING AND TRAVERSING ROADS AND RIGHTS-OF WAY. Section 2. The City of Little Rock shall provide police and fire protection; and upon approval by the respective utility allow the property owners within the annexation to extend service lines to the Little Rock Water Reclamation system and Central Arkansas Water system from the effective date of the annexation. Section 3. Severability. In the event any title, section, paragraph, item, sentence, clause, phrase, or word of this ordinance is declared or adjudged to be invalid or unconstitutional, such declaration or adjudication shall not affect the remaining portions of the ordinance which shall remain in full force and effect as if the portion so declared or adjudged invalid or unconstitutional was not originally a part of the ordinance. Section 4. Repealer. All laws, ordinances, resolutions, or parts of the same that are inconsistent with the provisions of this ordinance are hereby repealed to the extent of such inconsistency. PASSED: February 4, 2020 ATTEST: Susan Langley, City Clerk APPROVED: Frank Scott, Jr., Mayor APPROVED AS TO LEGAL FORM: Thomas M. Carpenter, City Attorney DR1T-2/11/20