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File #: 39538    Version: 1 Name: Cherokee annexation
Type: Ordinance Status: Passed
File created: 7/30/2015 In control: PLAN COMMISSION
On agenda: 9/1/2015 Final action: 9/1/2015
Enactment date: 9/12/2015 Enactment #: ORD-15-00090
Title: Creating Section 15.01(597) of the Madison General Ordinances entitled "City Boundaries" and being part of the chapter entitled "Aldermanic Districts and Wards" annexing to the 18th Aldermanic District the Cherokee Annexation and assigning a temporary zoning classification of A Agriculture District, creating Section 15.02(135) of the Madison General Ordinances to assign the attached property to Ward 135, and amending Sec. 15.03(18) to assign the attached property to the Eighteenth Aldermanic District.
Sponsors: Paul R. Soglin
Attachments: 1. Map, 2. Annexation Worksheet, 3. Staff Comments.pdf, 4. WisDOA Approval.pdf, 5. 39538 ROD COPY.pdf
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Creating Section 15.01(597) of the Madison General Ordinances entitled "City Boundaries" and being part of the chapter entitled "Aldermanic Districts and Wards" annexing to the 18th Aldermanic District the Cherokee Annexation and assigning a temporary zoning classification of A Agriculture District, creating Section 15.02(135) of the Madison General Ordinances to assign the attached property to Ward 135, and amending Sec. 15.03(18) to assign the attached property to the Eighteenth Aldermanic District.
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DRAFTER'S ANALYSIS: In April 2007, the City of Madison entered into an Annexation Attachment Agreement with Cherokee Park Development, Inc., under which Cherokee and the City agreed to work cooperatively on a series of annexations that would bring the Cherokee development into the City over a period of years. As provided for in that Agreement, Cherokee has petitioned the City to annex a portion of the Cherokee development. This ordinance therefore annexes land in the Town of Westport pursuant to a petition.
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An ordinance to create Subsection (597) of Section 15.01 of the General Ordinances of the City of Madison entitled “City Boundaries” and being part of the chapter entitled “Aldermanic Districts and Wards.”
WHEREAS, a petition with scale map attached was filed with the City Clerk of Madison on June 17, 2015, and mailed to the Clerk of the Town of Westport and the Municipal Boundary Review Section of the Wisconsin Department of Administration and has been presented to the City Common Council requesting annexation of the below-described territory to the City of Madison from the Town of Westport; said petition having been signed by the owners of all the real property within the territory, which lies contiguous to the City of Madison and has no residents; and
WHEREAS, pursuant to Sec. 28.005, Madison General Ordinances, the a...

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