Ordinance summary published in the Labette Avenue on July 13, 2023 and the full text of the Ordinance is available at www.oswegokansas.com for a minimum of 1 week from the date of publication.

Ordinance No.  1486  Summary

On July 10, 2023, the City of Oswego, Kansas, adopted Ordinance No. 1486 levying a special tax upon certain lots and parcels of ground in the City of Oswego for the cost and expense of mowing through May 25, 2023.  A complete copy of this Ordinance may be obtained or viewed free of charge at the Office of the City Clerk at City Hall, 703 5th Street, or at www.oswegokansas.com. The form of this summary is certified by Lucas Nodine, City Attorney.


                                                                                                Lucas Nodine, City Attorney

ORDINANCE NO. 1486     

AN ORDINANCE making and levying a special tax upon all lots and parcels of ground in the City of Oswego, Kansas for the cost and expense of mowing in said City through May 25, 2023.


SECTION 1.  That a special tax is hereby levied upon and against the premises in the City of Oswego, Kansas, hereinafter described and the amount set opposite there to respectively, for the payment of the cost and expenses for mowing in said City of Oswego, May 25, 2023.



LEGAL DESCRIPTION                                                           OWNER & ADDRESS                         AMOUNT

South 10 feet of Lot 2, all of Lot 3 and the North ½                    Jeromy & Sarah Bradley                       $430.00

of Lot 4, Block 12, City of Oswego, Labette County,                  113 Iowa St.                                         (May)



The North 75 feet of Lots 16, 17 and 18, Block 38,                     Christopher & Pam Campbell                $230.00

City of Oswego, Labette County, Kansas                                   820 5th St                                               (May)


Lots one (1) and Two (2) and North Fifteen (15) feet                  Floyd F. and Carol R. Cavitt                  $630.00

of Lots Three (3), Block Forty-nine (49) and vacated                  603 Michigan                                       (May)

alley, Oswego, Labette County, Kansas


Lots 10, 11, 12 and 13, Block 30, City of Oswego,                     David & Vicky Dorsett                         $430.00

Labette County, Kansas                                                            416 Iowa St                                          (May)


Lots 1 and 2, Block 7, Cowell’s Addition, City of                       Martin R. Fuller                                    $430.00

Oswego, Labette County, Kansas                                              203 Ohio                                              (May)


Lot 12 and the North ½ of Lot 11, Block 54,                              Wallace & Sharon Gray                        $430.00

City of Oswego, Labette County, Kansas                                   206 Kansas                                          (May)


Lot 7, Block 9, Cowell’s Addition to City of                                Carl Kepner                                          $230.00

Oswego, Labette County, Kansas                                              1321 3rd St                                              (May)


Lot 8, Block 9, Cowell’s Addition to City of                              Carl Kepner                                         $230.00

Oswego, Labette County, Kansas                                              1319 3rd                                                 (May)


Lots 1, 2, 3, Block 5, Cowell’s Addition to                                 Tim & Lydia Kepner                            $630.00

City of Oswego, Labette County, Kansas                                   1206 1st St                                             (May)


Beginning SE/C Lot 6, Block 25,                                               Cheryl Siu                                            $430.00

W 61.6’, N 44.1’, E 1.45’, N 95.9’                                             325 Merchant                                         (May)  

E 60.98’, S140’ more commonly known as

325 Merchant, Oswego, Kansas,

Labette County, Kansas


The West 83 feet of Lots 7 and 8, Block 69,                               Dale L. Spaht Jr.                                   $430.00

City of Oswego, Labette County, Kansas                                   124 Union                                            (May)


The South 10 feet of the West ½ of Lot 4, and the                      Frieda J. Whitecotton                            $230.00

West of ½ of Lot 5, except the South 10 feet thereof,                  710 Michigan                                       (May)

Block 9, Johnson & Folks Addition to the City of                                                                                  

Oswego, Labette County, Kansas         


Lots 4 and North ½ lot 5, Block 58, Maxson’s addition,              Johnathon Stephens                             $430.00      

City of Oswego, Labette County, Kansas                                   115 Union                                            (May)


SECTION 2.  This Ordinance shall take effect and be in force from and after its publication in the official city paper.

PASSED AND APPROVED this 10th day of July, 2023


                                                                                                Daniel J. Chapman, Mayor



Jennifer Hine, City Clerk

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