Village of Morton, Illinois

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Village of Morton
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120 North Main Street
Post Office Box 28
Morton, IL  61550-0028
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Public Hearing - Plan Commission

Nov 25, 2014

NOTICE OF PUBLIC HEARING


The Morton Plan Commission will conduct a Public Hearing on Monday, December 15, 2014, at the Freedom Hall, 349 W. Birchwood, at 6:00 P.M., to discuss amending Section 10-5-4(B) of the Village Municipal Code (re:  Special Uses).

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Public Hearing - Plan Commission

Nov 25, 2014

NOTICE OF PUBLIC HEARING


The Morton Plan Commission will conduct a Public Hearing on Monday, December 15, 2014, at the Freedom Hall, 349 W. Birchwood, at 6:00 P.M., to consider a zoning amendment/special use permit for the following described premises:

Petition No. 14-12ZA/SP:  DESCRIPTION 2.33± ACRE TRACT TO BE RE-ZONED FROM R-3 TO R-S, A PART OF THE EAST HALF OF THE NORTHEAST QUARTER OF SECTION 7, T25N, R3W, OF THE THIRD PRINCIPAL MERIDIAN, TAZEWELL COUNTY, ILLINOIS. MORE PARTICULARLY DESCRIBED AS FOLLOWS; COMMENCING AT THE SOUTHEAST CORNER OF THE NORTHEAST QUARTER OF SAID SECTION 7; THENCE NORTH 00 DEGREES 00 MINUTES 00 SECONDS WEST, (BEARINGS ARE FOR DESCRIPTION PURPOSES ONLY) ALONG THE EAST LINE OF SAID NORTHEAST QUARTER, A DISTANCE OF 1295.86 FEET; THENCE SOUTH 87 DEGREES 54 MINUTES 39 SECONDS WEST, A DISTANCE OF 360.00 FEET TO THE POINT OF BEGINNING OF THE TRACT TO BE DESCRIBED; FROM THE POINT OF BEGINNING; THENCE CONTINUING SOUTH 87 DEGREES 54 MINUTES 39 SECONDS WEST, A DISTANCE OF 565.88 FEET; THENCE NORTH 00 DEGREES 00 MINUTES 00 SECONDS WEST, A DISTANCE OF 180.00 FEET, TO THE SOUTH LINE OF PRAIRIE VILLAGE PHASE II PHASE 4 AS RECORDED IN PLAT BOOK “KK” PAGE 160 AT THE TAZEWELL COUNTY RECORDERS OFFICE; THENCE NORTH 87 DEGREES 54 MINUTES 39 SECONDS EAST, ALONG SAID SOUTH LINE, A DISTANCE OF 565.88 FEET; THENCE SOUTH 00 DEGREES 00 MINUTES 00 SECONDS EAST, A DISTANCE OF 180.00 FEET TO THE POINT OF BEGINNING. 

DESCRIPTION 26.69± ACRE TRACT REQUEST FOR SPECIAL USE PERMIT WILL ALLOW FOR A CHURCH/FELLOWSHIP HALL, A PART OF THE NORTHEAST QUARTER OF SECTION 7, T25N, R3W, OF THE THIRD PRINCIPAL MERIDIAN, TAZEWELL COUNTY, ILLINOIS. MORE PARTICULARLY DESCRIBED AS FOLLOWS; COMMENCING AT THE SOUTHEAST CORNER OF THE NORTHEAST QUARTER OF SAID SECTION 7; THENCE NORTH 00 DEGREES 16 MINUTES 32 SECONDS WEST, (BEARINGS ARE FOR DESCRIPTION PURPOSES ONLY) ALONG THE EAST LINE OF SAID NORTHEAST QUARTER, A DISTANCE OF 420.62 FEET; THENCE SOUTH 89 DEGREES 43 MINUTES 28 SECONDS WEST, A DISTANCE OF 79.02 FEET, TO A POINT ON THE WESTERLY R-O-W OF VETERANS DRIVE, ALSO BEING THE POINT OF BEGINNING OF THE SUBDIVISION TO BE DESCRIBED; FROM THE POINT OF BEGINNING; THENCE NORTH 86 DEGREES 57 MINUTES 22 SECONDS WEST, A DISTANCE OF 150.42 FEET; THENCE NORTH 51 DEGREES 22 MINUTES 19 SECONDS WEST, A DISTANCE OF 160.93 FEET; THENCE NORTH 47 DEGREES 21 MINUTES 21 SECONDS WEST, A DISTANCE OF 536.62 FEET; THENCE SOUTH 87 DEGREES 55 MINUTES 46 SECONDS WEST, A DISTANCE OF 963.48 FEET, TO THE NORTHEASTERLY R-O-W LINE OF AN ABANDONED RAILROAD; THENCE IN A NORTHWESTERLY DIRECTION ALONG SAID NORTHEASTERLY R-O-W, ON A CURVE CONCAVE TO THE SOUTHWEST, HAVING A RADIUS OF 1,909.86 FEET AND AN ARC LENGTH OF 664.13 FEET, BEING SUBTENDED BY A CHORD BEARING NORTH 37 DEGREES 03 MINUTES 50 SECONDS WEST AND A CHORD LENGTH OF 660.79 FEET, TO THE SOUTHWEST CORNER OF LOT 8 OF "FOX BEND SECTION ONE", AS SHOWN IN PLAT BOOK "PP", PAGE 80 AT THE TAZEWELL COUNTY RECORDER'S OFFICE; THENCE NORTH 87 DEGREES 33 MINUTES 40 SECONDS EAST, ALONG THE SOUTH LINE OF SAID "FOX BEND SECTION ONE" AND THE SOUTH LINE OF "PRAIRIE VILLAGE II PHASE 4", AS RECORDED IN PLAT BOOK "KK", PAGE 159 AT THE TAZEWELL COUNTY RECORDER'S OFFICE, A DISTANCE OF 1,749.45 FEET, TO THE WEST CORNER OF LOT "X", AS RECORDED IN PLAT BOOK "GG", PAGE 168 AT THE TAZEWELL COUNTY RECORDER'S OFFICE; THENCE SOUTH 00 DEGREES 22 MINUTES 37 SECONDS EAST, ALONG THE WEST LINE OF SAID LOT "X", A DISTANCE OF 180.00 FEET TO THE SOUTHWEST CORNER OF SAID LOT "X", THENCE NORTH 87 DEGREES 33 MINUTES 49 SECONDS EAST, ALONG THE SOUTH LINE OF SAID LOT "X", A DISTANCE OF 305.69 FEET, TO A POINT ON THE WESTERLY R-O-W LINE OF VETERANS DRIVE; (THE FOLLOWING 3 COURSES ARE ALONG SAID WESTERLY    R-O-W LINE) THENCE SOUTH 00 DEGREES 18 MINUTES 14 SECONDS EAST, A DISTANCE OF 736.57 FEET; THENCE SOUTH 89 DEGREES 41 MINUTES 46 SECONDS WEST, A DISTANCE OF 27.33 FEET; THENCE SOUTH 00 DEGREES 18 MINUTES 14 SECONDS EAST, A DISTANCE OF 135.19 FEET, TO THE POINT OF BEGINNING, SUBJECT TO ANY EASEMENTS, RESTRICTIONS AND R-O-W OF RECORD.

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