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RESOLUTION 2019 - 17 BOULDER CITY LANDS RESOLUTION NO. 2019-17 A RESOLUTION OF THE CITY COUNCIL OF THE CITY OF BOULDER TO PROPERLY AND OFFICIALLY INCLUDE CERTAIN LANDS THAT HAVE BEEN HISTORICALLY INCLUDED IN THE BOULDER CITY BOUNDARIES AND PRESUMABLY HAD BEEN INCLUDED. WHEREAS,the City of Boulder updated its Growth Policy on November 19, 2018, as guidance for the general policy and pattern of development of the City of Boulder; and WHEREAS,as part of the updated Growth Policy, the City of Boulder agreed to update its boundary map to better ascertain zoning changes, economic development trends, voting precincts or ward changes, and population growth; and WHEREAS, during the City boundary map update process, City and County officials discovered certain lands contained in the Consolidated Addition to the City of Boulder may not have been included in the City's prior boundary maps; and WHEREAS,pursuant to Section 7-2-4201, MCA, whenever territory adjoining any incorporated city or town is surveyed and laid off into streets or blocks as an addition thereto, said territory may become a part of such city or town: (1) upon filing the map or plat thereof in the office of the county clerk; and(2)upon the approval of the mayor and a majority of the council endorsed thereon; and WHEREAS, the map of the Consolidated Addition to Boulder, Jefferson County, Montana, was filed with the Jefferson County Clerk and Recorder's Office on September 9, 1889, but it is unknown whether the City of Boulder Mayor and City Council have, at any time in the past, approved and endorsed the addition; and WHEREAS,to ensure the accuracy of the City's boundary map, it would be in the best interests of the City and its residents for the Mayor to approve and the City to endorse that the Consolidated Addition, in its entirety, has been and continues to be a part of the municipality. WHEREAS, City officials believe proper and official inclusion will need to occur before the updated city boundary map can be recorded with the Office of the Jefferson County Clerk and Recorder; and NOW,THEREFORE,BE IT RESOLVED BY THE CITY COUNCIL OF THE CITY OF BOULDER,MONTANA,that, by this Resolution, in accordance with Section 7-2-4201, MCA,the Mayor approves and the City Council endorses inclusion of the Consolidated Addition set out in the Map of Consolidated Addition to Boulder, Jefferson County, Montana,filed with the Jefferson County Clerk and Recorder on September 9, 1889. 1 PASNED AND ADOPTED by the City Council of the City of Boulder, Montana on the a(Y"%f i4 , 2019. pusset.A.,,,cep4U By: ll S. Giu io,pMayor 0.1Y.. Op Attest: City Clerk * o ri c N. .. 2