Notice is hereby given that a petition has been filed with the City of Moab, Utah, to annex 7.02 acres, more or less, of property located at approximately 1520 North River Sands Road, and more particularly described as follows:
A parcel of land within the Southeast Quarter of Section 26, Township 25 South, Range 21 East, Salt Lake Base and Meridian, Grand County, Utah, being more particularly described as follows:
Beginning at a point on the Northerly Right-of-Way of U.S. Highway 191, also being on the Moab City Limits as recorded with the Grand County Recorder Book 737 Page 624, Said point bears North 38°53’00” East 803.98 feet
(Record = 803.7 feet) from the South Quarter corner of Section 26, Township 25 South, Range 21 East, Salt Lake Base and Meridian, and running thence North 47°40’00” West 695.11 feet along the city limits; thence North 00°29’19” West 224.99 feet along city limits to a corner; thence South 89°54’00” East 717.43 feet to a corner; thence South 16°15’00” West 720.63 feet to the point of beginning.
Contains 305,654 sq. ft. OR 7.02 acres.
Said petition was received by the Moab City Council on January 10, 2017 and certified by the Moab City Recorder on February 23, 2017 which certification states the petition meets the requirements of Title 10-2-403(2), (3) and (4) of the Utah Code Annotated as follows:
1) That said petition contain the signatures of, if all the real property within the area proposed for annexation is owned by a public entity other than the federal government, the owners of all the publicly owned real property, or the owners of private real property that:
i. is located within the area proposed for annexation;
ii. a. Subject to Subsection (3)(b)(ii)(C), covers a majority
of the private land area within the area proposed for annexation; b. covers 100% of rural real property as that term is defined in Section 17B-2a-1107 within the area proposed for annexation;
c. covers 100% of the private land area within the area proposed for annexation, if the area is within an agriculture protection area created under Title 17, Chapter 41, Agriculture and Industrial Protection Areas, or a migratory bird production area created under Title 23, Chapter 28, Migratory Bird Production Area; and
iii. is equal in value to at least 1/3 of the value of all private real property within the area proposed for annexation;
2) That said petition was accompanied by an accurate and recordable plat or map prepared by a licensed surveyor of the area proposed for annexation;
3) If the petition proposes the annexation of an area located in a county that is not the county in which the proposed annexing municipality is located, be accompanied by a copy of the resolution, required under Subsection 10-2-402(6), of the legislative body of the county in which the area is located; and
4) Designate up to five of the signers of the petition as sponsors, one of whom shall be designated as the contact sponsor, and indicate the mailing address of each sponsor; and
5) That no previous petition for annexation has been filed which has not been denied, rejected, or granted for the proposed annexation area.
A copy of the complete annexation petition is available for inspection and copying at the office of the Moab City Recorder, 217 East Center Street, Moab, Utah 84532, between the hours of 8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m., Monday through Friday, except holidays.
Moab City may grant the petition and annex the area described in the petition, unless a written protest to the annexation petition is filed with the Grand County Boundary Commission and a copy of the protest delivered to the Moab City Recorder. The protest period will be 30 days from the date of certification and will end on April 10, 2017.
Protests may be filed with the Grand County Boundary Commission, c/o Grand County Clerk\'s Office, 125 E. Center St., Moab, Utah 84532, between the hours of 8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m., Monday through Friday, except holidays.
Protests may be filed with the Boundary Commission by the legislative body or the governing board of an affected entity.
Dated this 23rd day of February, 2017.
/s/ Rachel Stenta
Published in The Times-Indepencent, Moab, Utah March 16, 23 and 30, 2017.