Ordinance summary published in the Labette Avenue on January 11, 2024 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.  _1495_ Summary

On January 8, 2024, the City of Oswego, Kansas, adopted Ordinance No. 1495 levying a special tax upon certain lots and parcels of ground in the City of Oswego for the cost and expense of mowing through October 4, 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. 1495     

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 October 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, October 25, 2023.


LEGAL DESCRIPTION                                                           OWNER & ADDRESS                         AMOUNT

South 10 feet of Lot 2, all of Lot 3 and the North ½                    Jeromy & Sarah Bradley                       $230.00

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



Lot 16, Block 7, Johnson & Folks Addition, City of                    Connie Bliss-Cochran                           $130.00

Oswego, Labette County, Kansas                                              710 Illinois                                           (Oct)


Lots 10, 11, 12 and 13, Block 30, City of Oswego,                    David & Vicky Dorsett                         $230.00

Labette County, Kansas                                                             416 Iowa St                                         (Oct)


Lot 6 and the North 15’ of Lot 7, Block 11,                                Gerald Hennen                                     $130.00

City of Oswego, Labette County, Kansas                                  111 Merchant                                        (Oct)


Lot 12, Block 5, Cowell’s Addition, City of                                  Ronald D. Hine                                    $130.00

Oswego, Kansas, Labette County, Kansas                                1205 Second                                        (Oct)


The West 60 feet of Lots 1, 2 and 3, Block 4,                             Betsy A. Roberts                                  $230.00

Hobart & Tibbets Addition to the City of                                      408 Eighth                                           (Oct)

Oswego, Labette County, Kansas


The South ½ of Lot 2, all of Lot 3 and the North                         Claude Shelton                                     $230.00

10 feet of Lot 4, Block 5, City of Oswego                                    Deborah Lyons                                     (Oct)

                                                                                                    9 Commercial


Beginning SE/C Lot 6, Block 25,                                                 Cheryl Siu                                            $230.00

W 61.6’, N 44.1’, E 1.45’, N 95.9’, E 60.98’,                                325 Merchant                                      (Oct)   

S140’ more commonly known as 325 Merchant,

Oswego, Kansas, Labette County, Kansas


Lots 4 and North ½ lot 5, Block 58, Maxson’s addition,              Johnathon Stephens                          $230.00      

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


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 8th day of January, 2024


                                                                                                Daniel J. Chapman, Mayor



Jennifer Hine, City Clerk

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