SB755: Falls Church, City of; amending charter, city boundaries.


VIRGINIA ACTS OF ASSEMBLY -- CHAPTER
An Act to amend and reenact § 1.02 of Chapter 323 of the Acts of Assembly of 1950, as amended by Chapter 292 of the Acts of Assembly of 1973, which provided a charter for the City of Falls Church, relating to boundaries.
[S 755]
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Be it enacted by the General Assembly of Virginia:

1. That § 1.02 of Chapter 323 of the Acts of Assembly of 1950, as amended by Chapter 292 of the Acts of Assembly of 1973, is amended and reenacted as follows:

§ 1.02. Boundaries.

The corporate limits of Falls Church, as heretofore established, are hereby reestablished as follows:

So much of the territories in the County of Fairfax, together with all the improvements and appurtenances thereunto belonging, as is contained in the following boundaries, to-wit: "Beginning at a large planted stone on the estate of the late J. C. DePutron, at the original Western corner of the District of Columbia, which is also at the corner of Fairfax and Arlington Counties and at the corner of the Town of Falls Church; thence North 73°50' West 4850 feet to a point; thence South 25°45' West 4014 feet to a point in the center of West Street; thence South 21° East 3185 feet to a point in the center line of Fairfax Street; thence with said center line North 67°15' East 418½ feet; North 89°00' East 911 feet; North 87°50' East 1650 feet to a point; thence North 56°45' East 146 feet to a point in the middle of said street; thence South 77° East 1539 feet to a point near the Methodist Episcopal Church; thence South 62° East 5604 feet to a point in the North line of Georgetown Road; thence with said North line North 41°20' East 214½ feet; thence North 87°30' East 567 feet; North 62° East 372 feet; North 88° East 371 feet; South 82°30' East 338½ feet to a point; thence North 4°15' East to the boundary between Fairfax and Arlington Counties; thence with said boundary in a Northwesterly direction to the point of beginning" containing all that portion of the Town of Falls Church remaining after the separation of that portion lying in Arlington County, and the area added to the City of Falls Church by a Final Agreed Order of the Special Court of the Circuit Court of Fairfax County in Case No. 2013-16489, recorded among the land records of the Circuit Court of Fairfax County in Deed Book 23555, Page 2115.


SENATE BILL NO. 755
AMENDMENT IN THE NATURE OF A SUBSTITUTE
(Proposed by the Senate Committee on Local Government
on January 20, 2015)
(Patron Prior to Substitute--Senator Saslaw)
A BILL to amend and reenact § 1.02 of Chapter 323 of the Acts of Assembly of 1950, as amended by Chapter 292 of the Acts of Assembly of 1973, which provided a charter for the City of Falls Church, relating to boundaries.

Be it enacted by the General Assembly of Virginia:

1. That § 1.02 of Chapter 323 of the Acts of Assembly of 1950, as amended by Chapter 292 of the Acts of Assembly of 1973, is amended and reenacted as follows:

§ 1.02. Boundaries.

The corporate limits of Falls Church, as heretofore established, are hereby reestablished as follows:

So much of the territories in the County of Fairfax, together with all the improvements and appurtenances thereunto belonging, as is contained in the following boundaries, to-wit: "Beginning at a large planted stone on the estate of the late J. C. DePutron, at the original Western corner of the District of Columbia, which is also at the corner of Fairfax and Arlington Counties and at the corner of the Town of Falls Church; thence North 73°50' West 4850 feet to a point; thence South 25°45' West 4014 feet to a point in the center of West Street; thence South 21° East 3185 feet to a point in the center line of Fairfax Street; thence with said center line North 67°15' East 418½ feet; North 89°00' East 911 feet; North 87°50' East 1650 feet to a point; thence North 56°45' East 146 feet to a point in the middle of said street; thence South 77° East 1539 feet to a point near the Methodist Episcopal Church; thence South 62° East 5604 feet to a point in the North line of Georgetown Road; thence with said North line North 41°20' East 214½ feet; thence North 87°30' East 567 feet; North 62° East 372 feet; North 88° East 371 feet; South 82°30' East 338½ feet to a point; thence North 4°15' East to the boundary between Fairfax and Arlington Counties; thence with said boundary in a Northwesterly direction to the point of beginning" containing all that portion of the Town of Falls Church remaining after the separation of that portion lying in Arlington County, and the area added to the City of Falls Church by a Final Agreed Order of the Special Court of the Circuit Court of Fairfax County in Case No. 2013-16489, recorded among the land records of the Circuit Court of Fairfax County in Deed Book 23555, Page 2115.

SENATE BILL NO. 755

Offered January 14, 2015
Prefiled December 22, 2014
A BILL to amend and reenact § 1.02 of Chapter 323 of the Acts of Assembly of 1950, as amended by Chapter 292 of the Acts of Assembly of 1973, which provided a charter for the City of Falls Church, relating to boundaries.
Patrons-- Saslaw; Delegate: Simon

Referred to Committee on Local Government

Be it enacted by the General Assembly of Virginia:

1. That § 1.02 of Chapter 323 of the Acts of Assembly of 1950, as amended by Chapter 292 of the Acts of Assembly of 1973, is amended and reenacted as follows:

§ 1.02. Boundaries.

The corporate limits of Falls Church, as heretofore established, are hereby reestablished as follows:

So much of the territories in the County of Fairfax, together with all the improvements and appurtenances thereunto belonging, as is contained in the following boundaries, to-wit: "Beginning at a large planted stone on the estate of the late J. C. DePutron, at the original Western corner of the District of Columbia, which is also at the corner of Fairfax and Arlington Counties and at the corner of the Town of Falls Church; thence North 73°50' West 4850 feet to a point; thence South 25°45' West 4014 feet to a point in the center of West Street; thence South 21° East 3185 feet to a point in the center line of Fairfax Street; thence with said center line North 67°15' East 418½ feet; North 89°00' East 911 feet; North 87°50' East 1650 feet to a point; thence North 56°45' East 146 feet to a point in the middle of said street; thence South 77° East 1539 feet to a point near the Methodist Episcopal Church; thence South 62° East 5604 feet to a point in the North line of Georgetown Road; thence with said North line North 41°20' East 214½ feet; thence North 87°30' East 567 feet; North 62° East 372 feet; North 88° East 371 feet; South 82°30' East 338½ feet to a point; thence North 4°15' East to the boundary between Fairfax and Arlington Counties; thence with said boundary in a Northwesterly direction to the point of beginning" containing all that portion of the Town of Falls Church remaining after the separation of that portion lying in Arlington County all of that territory identified in Chapter 323 of the Acts of Assembly of 1950, as amended by Chapter 292 of the Acts of Assembly of 1973 and modified by a Final Agreed Order of the Special Court of the Circuit Court of Fairfax County in Case No. 2013-16489, recorded among the land records of the Circuit Court in Deed Book 2355, Page 2115.