City Council Special Meeting Text Size

Event takes place on August 01, 2013 at 7:00 PM
City Council Chamber 536 Dwight St. Holyoke MA

August 1, 2013



1. The Committee on Redevelopment to whom was referred Ordered, that the Honorable City Council, in accordance with the Massachusetts General Laws and the City of Holyoke Code of Ordinances, vote to approve the Order of Taking for certain takings in fee, permanent easements and temporary easements and thus acquire by right of eminent domain, in consideration for just compensation unless previously waived, parcels identified as C-1, C-2, C-3; and as U-1, U-2, U-4, U-5, and U-6; and as TE-1, TE-2, TE-3, and TE-4, on said plan titled “Massachusetts Department of Transportation Highway Division Transportation Improvement Project Lower Westfield Road at Homestead Avenue / Whitney Avenue in the City of Holyoke, Hampden County” for the public purpose of the completion of the Transportation Improvement Project at Lower Westfield Road and Homestead Avenue. The nature of this taking requires a public hearing before the City Council pursuant to Section 78-83 of the City of Holyoke Code of Ordinances. Please find the legal form of the Order of Taking, inclusive of property descriptions and plans, attached.

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