Surplus Property

Property declared surplus by the City

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ORDER NO. 26,224

DATE: December 19, 2017

APPROVED BY VOTE: 5-0

ORDERED, by the Mayor and City Council of Cumberland, Maryland

WHEREAS, the Mayor and City Council of Cumberland is the record owner of a certain parcel of real property together with the improvements thereon which is known as 408 Broadway Street, Cumberland, Maryland 21502 (hereinafter referred to as the “Property”), the Property being more particularly described in the deed from Kenneth R. Tressler, Collector of Taxes, City of Cumberland, Maryland to the City dated May 31, 2016, recorded among the Land Records in Book 2237, Page 121 and identified as Tax ID Number 22-005537; and

WHEREAS, the Property has been determined to be surplus property by the Mayor and City Council of Cumberland in that it is no longer needed for public purposes; and

WHEREAS, it is the intention of the Mayor and City Council to convey the Property to David Spiker and Linda Spiker in consideration of their transfer of the real property and improvements thereon located at 624 Maryland Avenue, Cumberland, MD to the City;

IT IS, THEREFORE, ORDERED BY THE MAYOR AND CITY COUNCIL OF CUMBERLAND THAT:

1. The Property is hereby declared to be surplus in accordance with the provisions of Section 1 of the Charter of the City of Cumberland.

2. BE IT FURTHER ORDERED, that no disposition of the Property may be made until after the passage of twenty (20) days from the date of this Order and the passage of an Ordinance authorizing its transfer.

        /s/ Mayor Brian K. Grim


ORDER NO. 26,222

DATE: December 19, 2017

APPROVED BY VOTE:  5-0

ORDERED, By the Mayor and City Council of Cumberland, Maryland

WHEREAS, the Mayor and City Council of Cumberland are the record owner of certain parcels of real property that have been determined to be of no further value to the City of Cumberland (hereinafter referred to as the “Properties”): and

WHEREAS, the Mayor and City Council of Cumberland wish to donate said Properties to the Cumberland Housing Alliance, Inc. to be used in the Cumberland Housing Revitalization Program; and

WHEREAS, the Properties are more particularly described as follows:

Address Tax ID No. Deed Reference / Allegany County Land Records

32 Virginia Avenue 04-033280 Book 2301, Page 235

34 Virginia Avenue 04-040570 Book 2274, Page 150

321-323 Pennsylvania Avenue 04-027949 Book 2290, Page 427

325 Pennsylvania Avenue 04-018478 Book 2301, Page 163

 IT IS, THEREFORE, ORDERED BY THE MAYOR AND CITY COUNCIL OF CUMBERLAND THAT:

1. The Properties are hereby declared to be surplus in accordance with the provisions of Section 1 of the Charter of the City of Cumberland.

2. BE IT FURTHER ORDERED, that the Mayor and City Council of Cumberland intend to convey to the Cumberland Housing Alliance, Inc., of Allegany County, Maryland, all interest in the Properties existing in any manner; and

3. BE IT FURTHER ORDERED, that after passage of twenty (20) days from the date of this Order and the passage of an Ordinance authorizing the execution of the Deed effecting the conveyance of the Property, formal transfer of the Properties to Cumberland Housing Alliance, Inc. may proceed.

      /s/     Mayor Brian K. Grim