Ordinance summary published in the Labette Avenue on June 13, 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.  1500

On June 10, 2024, the City of Oswego, Kansas, adopted Ordinance No. 1500 levying a special tax upon certain lots and parcels of ground in the City of Oswego for the cost and expense of mowing through April 23, 2024.  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


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 April 23, 2024.


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, April 23, 2024.



LEGAL DESCRIPTION                                                           OWNER & ADDRESS                         AMOUNT

Lot 10, Victory Homes, Hollingsworth’s Subdivision,                Howard L. & Alice Bell                        $430.00

City of Oswego (Commonly known as 1609 West                      1709 Third                                           (April)

Third Street, Oswego, Kansas)


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                                       (April)

alley, Oswego, Labette County, Kansas


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

Oswego, Labette County, Kansas                                              203 Ohio                                              (April)


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

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


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

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


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

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


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                                        (April) 

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                                            (April)


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 June, 2024



                                                                                                     Daniel J. Chapman, Mayor



Jennifer Hine, City Clerk

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