ORDINANCE NO. 14-2013
AN ORDINANCE ADOPTING PERMANENT ZONING (VILLAGE GATEWAY DISTRICT) FOR THE VILLAGE SERVICE DEPARTMENT PROPERTY ON 1833 LANCASTER ROAD AND KIWANIS PROPERTY ON 1055 OLD RIVER ROAD
WHEREAS, the Village Council, through Ordinance No. 10-2010, accepted the annexation of certain real properties located on Lancaster Road (South Main Street); and
WHEREAS, included in that annexation were properties owned by the Village of Granville, 1833 Lancaster Road and Granville Kiwanis Foundation, 1055 Old River Road, hereinafter referred to as the “Properties;” and
WHEREAS, the Village of Granville requests and the Granville Kiwanis Foundation supports the Properties being placed into the Village Gateway District zoning classification for permanent zoning; and
WHEREAS, the Village Council established the Village Gateway District for areas located adjacent to the Village’s gateway entrances with the intent to create attractive, well-designed entrances into the community that provide a suitable area for mixed uses in a visually-integrated, high-quality neighborhood setting; and
WHEREAS, the gateway areas have unique characteristics and requirements that may not be adequately addressed by other Village zoning districts; and
WHEREAS, the Granville Planning Commission, after conducting a public hearing on the permanent zoning proposal, has recommended that the Properties be zoned as “Village Gateway District”; and
WHEREAS, the Granville Planning Commission has determined that the Properties are suitable for the zoning classification of “Village Gateway District.”
NOW, THEREFORE, BE IT ORDAINED by the Council of Granville, Ohio that:
Section I: Upon the recommendation of the Planning Commission and after a public hearing by the Village Council, the proposal to rezone the Properties owned by the Village of Granville and Granville Kiwanis Foundation to Village Gateway District is hereby approved and the Properties are zoned in accordance with Section II of this Ordinance.
Section II: The official zoning map of the Village of Granville, Ohio, is hereby amended and revised to designate the permanent zoning classification of “Village Gateway District” for the Village of Granville and Granville Kiwanis Foundation properties that are located along Lancaster Road. Said properties are described on Exhibits A and B and shown on Exhibits C and D, which are attached hereto and made a part hereof.
Section III: The Village Manager is hereby authorized and directed to make this change on the zoning map maintained under Section 1155.02 of the Codified Ordinances.
Section IV: This Ordinance shall take effect and be in full force and effect upon the earliest date allowed by law.
Passed this 7th day of August, 2013.
Legal Description of Kiwanis property on Old River Road:
Situated in the State of Ohio, County of Licking, Village of Granville, being part of Lot 15 of the 34d Quarter, Township-2, Range-13, United State Military Lands, and being a resurvey of that 0.60 acre tract know as Parcel 1 (Parcel Number 020-044682-00.000) as conveyed to Kiwanis Club of Granville by deed of record in Official Record Volume 390, Page 373, all references being to those of record in the Recorder’s Office, Licking County, Ohio, said 0.545 acre tract being more particularly bounded and described as follows:
Commencing at a point marking the intersection of the existing centerline of State Route 37 with the existing centerline of Old River Road;
Thence along the centerline of State Route 37, North 04º53’00” East, a distance of 136.59 feet to a point marking the northwesterly corner of that 0.36 acre tract as conveyed to the Village of Granville by deed of record in Deed Book 796, Page 596;
Thence leaving said centerline along the northerly line of said 0.36 acre tract, North 83º01’24” East, a distance of 66.71 feet to an iron pin set in the easterly right-of-way line of State Route 37 and being the Point of Beginning for the 0.545 acre parcel herein to be described;
Thence along said easterly right-of-way line, North 10º58’19” East, passing an iron pin set at 45.00 feet, a total distance of 98.20 feet to a point in the centerline of Raccoon Creek;
Thence along said centerline, North 66º40’37” East, a distance of 169.38 feet to a point marking the northeasterly corner of said Kiwanis Club of Granville tract;
Thence along the easterly line of said Kiwanis Club of Granville tract, South 08º55’56” East, passing iron pins set a 42.30 feet and 117.30 feet, a total distance of 134.46 feet to a point in the existing centerline of Old River Road;
Thence along said centerline the following two (2) courses and distances;
Southwesterly along a arc of a curve to the left (Radius = 119.87, Delta = 42º57’36”) a chord bearing and distance of South 65º28’30” West, a distance of 87.79 feet to a point of tangency; and South 43º59’42” West, a distance of 101.59 feet to a point in the easterly line of said 0.36 acre, village of Granville tract;
Thence leaving the centerline of Old River Road along said easterly line, North 11º54’31” East, passing an iron pin set at 35.84 feet, a total distance of 88.50 feet to an iron pin set marking the northeasterly corner of said Village of Granville tract;
Thence along the northerly line of said Village of Granville tract, South 83º01’24” West, a distance of 63.41 feet to the Point of Beginning and containing 0.545 acres, more or less, according to a survey conducted by Jobes Henderson and Associates, Inc. in December of 2009.
The bearing in the above description are based on the bearing of the centerline of State Route 37 being North 04º53’00” East as shown on the Right-of-way plan entitled “LIC-37-16.52” prepared by the Ohio Department of Highways.
All iron pins set are 5/8” in diameter rebar by 30” in length with red identification caps marked “J & H, PS 8283.”
Subject to all valid and existing easements, restrictions and conditions of record.
Legal Description of Village of Granville property along Lancaster Road:
Situated in the State of Ohio, County of Licking, Village of Granville and bounded and described as follows:
Being part of Lot 15 in the 4th Quarter, Township 2 and Range 13 of the United States Military Lands and further bounded and described as follows:
Beginning at a point in State Route 37 and in the northwest corner of the Marvin W. Lantz property (deed reference, Volume 786, page 402, of the deed Records of Licking County, Ohio):
Thence North 3º43’32” East, continuing in said right-of-way for State Route 37, 62.19 feet to a point at the intersection of the centerline of a public road;
Thence passing along the said centerline of an existing public road said centerline being referenced by the following long chords, bearings and distances:
South 89º05’43” East, 31.91 feet to a point;
North 74º40’32” East, 31.53 feet to a point;
North 51º24’12” East, 47.07 feet to a point;
North 42º46’15” East, 80.06 feet to a point;
North 47º52’43” East, 74.33 feet to a point;
North 64º38’20” East, 45.58 feet to a point;
North 84º31’44” East, 21.60 feet to a point;
North 82º20’47” East, 51.98 feet to a point; and
North 70º43’20” East, 87.63 feet to a point.
Thence South 5º29’09” West, passing along the westerly lines of the R. M. Roberts property (deed reference, Volume 599, page 573 of said Deed Records), and the Jack T. & Judith B. Feid property (deed reference, Volume 788, page 501, of said Deed Records), and passing along an existing fence line, 240.74 feet to an existing iron pin;
Thence North 83º12’36” West, passing along the northerly line of the Marvin W. Lantz property (deed reference, Volume 328, page 243, of said Deed Records) and the above referenced Lantz property, passing an iron pin at 342.29 feet, a total distance of 389.29 feet to the place of beginning. Containing 1.70 acres, more or less.