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RES2860 FILED FOR RECORD AT REQUEST OF OFFICE OF THE CITY CLERK RENTON MUNICIPAL BLDG. 200 MILL AVE. SO. RENTON, WA 98055 CITY OF RENTON, WASHINGTON RESOLUTION NO . 2860 c0 N O LO O A RESOLUTION OF THE CITY OF RENTON, WASHINGTON, CONFIRMING o THE RELEASE OF ALL PUBLIC DEDICATION RIGHTS IN CERTAIN v v REAL PROPERTY. tv WHEREAS, in 1949 the United States Government platted a large parcel of property within the city limits of the City of Renton, Washington (the "City" ) which included a smaller parcel designated as a playground on the face of the plat, and which is legally described in EXHIBIT A attached hereto (the "Property" ) ; and WHEREAS, the Property is steeply sloped and not suited to a public use as a playground; and WHEREAS, prior to acceptance of the playground use designation for the Property, the City rejected the offer of dedication and quitclaimed the Property back to the United States Government in 1958 "for the reason that {the Property was} unsuitable and unusable for the purposes platted and dedicated unto the City" ; and WHEREAS, in 1966 the United States Government released any claim of restriction of use and gave a quitclaim deed to the Property to the City stating that the United States "does hereby remise and release and forever quitclaim and convey {the Property, } including without limitation the release of restrictions placed upon the use of such lands by the dedications or grants thereof" ; and WHEREAS, the Property was subsequently sold to private parties for private purposes; and 1 RESOLUTION NO. 2860 WHEREAS, the owners of the Property have paid property taxes based upon the Property' s valuation at its highest and best use for more than 20 years; and WHEREAS, the City never accepted the playground dedication, nor used or maintained the Property as a playground; and WHEREAS, a need to clear the title with regard to the playground use designation has arisen, and it has been requested that the City declare its conclusion with regard to the legal effect of the playground designation; and WHEREAS, the City rejected the offer of dedication of the Property for a public use and that the City never accepted, maintained, nor used the Property for a public purpose. NOW THEREFORE THE CITY COUNCIL OF THE CITY OF RENTON, WASHINGTON, DO RESOLVE AS FOLLOWS: SECTION I . The above recitals are found to be true and correct in all respects . SECTION II . The City of Renton hereby releases and forever discharges any claim it may have to any playground use restriction applicable to the Property. PASSED BY THE CITY COUNCIL thisda of 19th y August , 1991 . Marilyn etersen, City Clerk APPROVED BY THE MAYOR this 19th day of August , 1991 . Earl Clymer, May 2 RESOLUTION NO. 2860 Approve s to form: Lawrence J. War n, City Attorney RES. 147 : 6-12-91 :as . 3 RESOLUTION NO. 2 8 6 0 EXHIBIT A LEGAL DESCRIPTION OF THE PROPERTY A portion of the plat of Renton Highlands as recorded April 15, 1949, in volume 46 of Plats, pages 34 through 41, inclusive in King County, Washington. Located in sections 8 and 9, Township 23 North, Range 5 East, W.M. said tract being more particularly described as follows: Beginning at the southwest corner of Lot 7, block 13 of said plat of Renton Highlands; thence easterly along the south line of said Lot 7 to the northwesterly corner of Lot 8; thence easterly along the south lines of Lots 8 to 13, thence along the easterly extension of the south line of Lot 8 to the southwest corner of Lot 14, said block, thence easterly along the south lines of Lots 14 to 16, inclusive, to the northwest corner of Lot 17; thence southeasterly along the westerly lines of Lots 17 to 19, inclusive, to the southwest corner of Lot 19; thence westerly along a line which bears north 89 degrees 29 minutes 54 seconds west a distance of 567.23 feet; thence north 0 degrees 59 minutes 01 seconds east a distance of 299.22 feet to the southwest corner of Lot 7, the point of beginning; containing 2.441 acres, more or less LESS alleyways and public roads as platted. 1g/v1m46p1t/MDD/bh wf�s r �T-ul RENTON PflOPaRTY AxD IS RESOLUTION NO. 2860 O .$b0l ACCURATE OU 3 (• � m AD?Ow 10� c3G'N69°29' 3 0 / __ Oar 91 G 4 SGg80 5A100 49020 .270 m 31 Jo m t/ L.. 12 • ,7 - ` 5�8�p,y ,rss r 'c m :7ls 52480oki /16 zS 741, � °O 33 Li CD 014 M� s h b°9 �� °� v�� �'cc Q y �0�, eo�q ,I, d ^+, 0 9 V Ai,CD Q .:� '. S R tih .17 � 9 � at♦ e ,p NO to p ,1, (to r 9sx� �9\ V a�.. .b�-�• °` � 9 y s>.s a �`� h 9� � ► b , ° rra is i Z v 3X501 -•i ` � O . Z• �y4 ZOy 1 F. 5i5 00 •� 1 (,A 4t, O qj :• 9 S.S 90. ....6 Z�� . .�SZ`G �.f v ..�• 'l�� � ° v ..°1:e� TN. s♦vo 72'275 S = / ► 000 ROU N ,3�° •� �,�qS PLP N oma., z Zo 13UO .0 1 C Z 3 pc 0.00 0 w \ 2 p \ S by 2 Sr! '5T' T �� N E`J IL O so,L'S 19 37! — v♦ ,'fin r:' .•i o..s i �- - .q j '� BLAINE AVE. N E. s _I �, 95.4 0 3t` fit, Q 4J �4 i p 1 3 99 00 1 Li l p0 Io.ST. 0 ' 4 0vv0 i �* °Q B=pi r D ex ao o0lip ! L