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File #: 2019-1911    Version:
Type: Resolution Status: Passed Finally
File created: 7/23/2019 In control: Committee on Public Works
On agenda: 7/24/2019 Final action: 9/17/2019
Enactment date: 9/17/2019 Enactment #: 585
Effective date: 9/19/2019    
Title: Resolution vacating a portion of the Right of Way at Penn Avenue and South Euclid Avenue in the 8th Ward, 9th Council District of the City of Pittsburgh. (Public Hearing held 9/10/19)
Sponsors: Reverend Ricky V. Burgess
Indexes: VACATING A STREET
Attachments: 1. 2019-1911 Penn Avenue Speed Lane Vacation Packet, 2. 2019-1911 attachment
Title
Resolution vacating a portion of the Right of Way at Penn Avenue and South Euclid Avenue in the 8th Ward, 9th Council District of the City of Pittsburgh.
(Public Hearing held 9/10/19)

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WHEREAS, Pennley Park South, Inc., ("PPS") has owned since 1966 that certain 7.09 +/- acre parcel known as 5600 Penn Avenue and 5704 Penn Avenue, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, which is known in the Office of Deed Registry of Allegheny County, Pennsylvania as Block and Lot No. 83-N-125 (the "Property"); and

WHEREAS, the City, PPS, and other interested parties entered into a Consent Order of Court dated October 17, 2017 docketed at No. SA 17-0050 in the Court of Common Pleas of Allegheny County, Pennsylvania ("Consent Order"); and

WHEREAS, as part of the Consent Order, the City agreed to consider legislation including the authorization of the vacation of the "speed lane" (i.e. the Right-of-Way at Penn Avenue and South Euclid Avenue); and

WHEREAS, an application for the vacation of a portion of Penn Avenue and South Euclid Avenue was filed on or about February 28, 2019 ("the Application"), has been considered by the City and is now affirmatively recommended; and

WHEREAS, the City now desires to act on the Application; therefor

Be it resolved by Council of the City of Pittsburgh as follows:

Section 1.

Vacating a portion of Penn Avenue and South Euclid Avenue situated in the 8th Ward, 9th Council District in the City of Pittsburgh as follows:

All that certain portion of a public right of way, situate in the 8th Ward, City of Pittsburgh, more particularly described as follows and as further provided in the attached plan:

Beginning at a point on the southerly right of way line of Penn Avenue, 100 feet wide, at the right of way radius return between said Penn Avenue and South Euclid Avenue, 70 feet wide; thence by a line being an extension of the southerly right of way line of said Penn Avenue S 65? 07' 38,4" E a distance of 100.00 feet to a point; thence by a line bein...

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