Add-On
Agenda Item # 5


Columbus Consolidated Government
Council Meeting

April 24, 2018

Agenda Report # 114



TO: Mayor and Council

SUBJECT: Right of First Refusal – 1600 Blanchard Blvd.

INITIATED BY: Community Reinvestment Department



Recommendation: Approval is requested to authorize the City Manager to execute a Termination of Right to Repurchase for 1600 Blanchard Blvd (parcel #023 010 002A) in Columbus, Georgia. (see attached map).

Background: Faith Worship Center International, Inc. currently owns the property and is in the process of trying to sell it. After conducting a title examination it was discovered that the City has the right of first refusal to purchase the property. This property has no public use and is of no value to the City. There is no interest in pursuing the repurchase of this property.

Analysis: This property has no public use and no value to the City.

Financial Considerations: There is no financial obligation for the City.

Legal Considerations: All real estate transactions must be approved by City Council.

Recommendations/Actions: Approve the Resolution authorizing the City Manager to execute a Termination of Right to Repurchase for 1600 Blanchard Blvd (parcel #023 010 002A) in Columbus, Georgia.


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A RESOLUTION
NO. ______


A RESOLUTION AUTHORIZING THE EXECUTION OF A TERMINATION OF RIGHT TO REPURCHASE FOR 1600 BLANCHARD BLVD (PARCEL # 023 010 002A) IN COLUMBUS, GEORGIA.

WHEREAS, Columbus, Georgia Consolidated Government (“the City”) has the right of first refusal for the property located at 1600 Blanchard Blvd (Parcel #023 010 002A); and,

WHEREAS, the owner is trying to sell said property; and,

WHEREAS, this Council hereby finds that this property is of no value to the City and has no public use.

NOW, THEREFORE, THE COUNCIL OF COLUMBUS, GEORGIA, HEREBY RESOLVES AS FOLLOWS:

That the City Manager is hereby authorized to execute a Termination of Right to Repurchase for 1600 Blanchard Blvd (parcel #023 010 002A) in Columbus, Georgia. A copy of the Termination of Right to Repurchase is also hereto attached and by reference make a part of this Resolution.
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Introduced at a regular meeting of the Council of Columbus, Georgia, held the _________ day of _____________, 2018 and adopted at said meeting by the affirmative vote of ____________ members of said Council.



Councilor Allen voting __________.
Councilor Baker voting __________.
Councilor Barnes voting __________.
Councilor Davis voting __________.
Councilor Garrett voting __________.
Councilor Huff voting __________.
Councilor Thomas voting __________.
Councilor Turner Pugh voting __________.
Councilor Woodson voting __________.



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Tiny B. Washington, Clerk of Council Teresa Pike Tomlinson, Mayor