Approved - 5 to 0.

Orchard Mesa Road Petition Right-of-Way Vacation

Case: VAC-2021-126
Consider a request by the City of Grand Junction to vacate a portion of a Road Petitioned Right-Of-Way which crosses several parcels in Orchard Mesa.
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Decision Making Criteria

Per Section 21.02.100 of the Zoning and Development Code, before an easement or street right-of-way vacation is approved, the following determinations shall be made:

(1) The Comprehensive Plan, Grand Junction Circulation Plan and other adopted plans and policies of the City;

(2) No parcel shall be landlocked as a result of the vacation;

(3) Access to any parcel shall not be restricted to the point where access is unreasonable, economically prohibitive, or reduces or devalues any property affected by the proposed vacation;

(4) There shall be no adverse impacts on the health, safety, and/or welfare of the general community, and the quality of public facilities and services provided to any parcel of land shall not be reduced (e.g., police/fire protection and utility services);

(5) The provision of adequate public facilities and services shall not be inhibited to any property as required in Chapter 21.06 GJMC; and

(6) The proposal shall provide benefits to the City such as reduced maintenance requirements, improved traffic circulation, etc.

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Online comments closed at 5:30 PM MDT 6/7/21.
I would like to know it's my address is going to be affected by the Blue Mesa or Orchard Mesa right Road right of way east of 29 Road north and south of Highway 50 if you could let me know that I'd really appreciate it at 303-880-6941 again you have my address and I'd like to know if this. this plan for vacation of east of 29 Road north and south of Highway 50 will affect my house okay thank you very much
June 1, 2021, 6:29 PM
Jim Hartnett
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