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RESOLUTION 2019 -19 BOULDER LANDS RESOLUTION NO. 2019-19 A RESOLUTION OF THE CITY COUNCIL OF THE CITY OF BOULDER CLARIFYING EXCLUSION OF CERTAIN LANDS THAT HAD BEEN HISTORICALLY INCLUDED IN THE BOULDER CITY BOUNDARIES ON PRIOR MAPS. 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 described as Sentinel Quartz Lode Mining Claim, Mineral Survey No. 3009, located in Section 29, Township 6 North, Range 4 West, P.M.M., Jefferson County, Montana, which may have been included in the City's prior boundary maps but in fact are not within the city limits of the City of Boulder's boundaries; and WHEREAS,pursuant to Section 7-2-4802, MCA, the boundaries of any incorporated city or town of this state may be altered and a portion of the territory thereof excluded therefrom, and the councils of such cities and towns are hereby granted power to enact resolutions for that purpose after proceedings had as required in this part; and WHEREAS, investigation into tax payments records of the certain lands described above show property taxes have been paid to Jefferson County not to the City of Boulder, and the property owner records and a Termination of Joint Tenancy both show the location of the lands in Jefferson County and outside the city limits of the City of Boulder; 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 City Council to, by resolution, exclude these lands from the city limits of the City of Boulder; and WHEREAS, City officials believe clarification of excluding these lands by this resolution is a precautionary measure that needs 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 7-2-4802, MCA, the lands described as Sentinel Quartz Lode Mining Claim, Mineral Survey No. 3009, located in Section 29, Township 6 North, Range 4 West, 1 P.M.M.,Jefferson County, Montana, are outside the official city limits of the City of Boulder, Montana. PAS§ED AND ADOPTED by the City Council of the City of Boulder, Montana on the c:2-6'-of P31 2019. By: ussell S. Giulio, Mayor CIT Y 0 ..... . I Attest: kon ittAjt * FERs 0 • ~I; 0 City Clerk fri •. f 0 t=7 • ••• „P,•*- ATA * 2