Original Author: Darden, Don
Date of Material: 09/28/2004
Contraction of city limits
Reviewed Date: 05/05/2021
MTAS was asked to prepare a de-annexation or contraction ordinance.
TOWN OF PALMER
AN ORDINANCE CONTRACTING THE TOWN LIMITS OF PALMER, TENNESSEE
WHEREAS, Tennessee Code Annotated 6-51-201 (b) (1) provides that any incorporated city or town may after notice and public hearing, contract its limits within any given territory upon its own initiative by ordinance when it appears in the best interest of the affected territory; and
NOW, THEREFORE, BE IT ORDAINED by the Board of Mayor and Aldermen of the Town of Palmer, Tennessee, as follows:
Section 1. The territory, currently a part of the Town of Palmer shown on the attached map and further described below is hereby deleted from the Town of Palmer:
The territory beginning on the northern right of way of Ball Diamond Road and its intersection with the eastern right of way of Chiggertown Loop; then in a northerly direction along the eastern right of way of Chiggertown Loop for a distance of 300 feet; thence in a northeasterly direction in a straight line to the south eastern end of White Road; thence in an easterly direction in a straight line to the intersection of Warley Road and the eastern city limits of the Town of Palmer; thence in a southerly direction along the eastern city limits of the Town of Palmer for a distance of 2100 feet; thence in an westerly direction in a straight line to the southeastern right of way of an unnamed road, a distance of some 4,200 feet, more or less; thence in a northerly direction along the eastern right of way of said unnamed road to the northern right of way of Ball Diamond Road; thence in an easterly direction to the eastern right of way of Chiggertown Loop, the point of beginning.
Section 2. This ordinance shall become effective upon passage, the public welfare requiring it.
Passed this________day of_________ .
Ordinance Contracting the Town Limits.pdf