Section 445.030K2a5 of the Raymore Unified Development Code requires the owner of any undeveloped lot within a subdivision phase to construct a sidewalk on that lot when 66% or more of the lots on the same side of the street in the same block already have a sidewalk and it has been 3 years from the date the first Certificate of Occupancy was issued in the subdivision or subdivision phase that contains the undeveloped lot.
On January 31, 2018 notices were mailed to the properties listed below that met the threshold that requires sidewalk to be installed. Property owners have until August 1, 2018 to either install sidewalk upon the undeveloped lot or obtain a building permit for a home on the lot. If no action is taken by August 1 the City will proceed to hold a public hearing in September for City Council to determine if the City shall install sidewalk upon the lot and levy a special tax assessment on the property.
Edgewater at Creekmoor
- Lot 2 (906 Kodiak Street)
- Lot 4 (910 Kodiak Street)
- Lot 9 (1702 Archer Drive)
- Lot 23 (921 Coyote Drive)
- Lot 46 (922 Doe Drive)
- Lot 49 (916 Doe Drive)
At its October 9, 2017 meeting City City Council confirmed that the City will install sidewalk upon the lots listed below. The City will be commencing construction of the sidewalk on the lots in September of 2018. If the sidewalk is installed by the property owner, or a building permit is issued to construct a home on the lot, before September 1, 2018 then the City will remove the lot from the list.
On September 26, 2016 City Council held a public hearing on 10 undeveloped lots wherein the property owner failed to install sidewalk as required by August 1, 2016. The purpose of the hearing was to determine if the City is to install sidewalk upon the lot. At the conclusion of the hearing City Council determined the City will install sidewalk upon each lot identified and levy a special assessment against the lot for the costs thereof. The City has installed the sidewalk and invoices have been sent. The property listed below has an unpaid invoice and/or special assessment filed on the property.
Edgewater at Creekmoor
On September 14, 2015 City Council held a public hearing on 16 undeveloped lots wherein the property owner failed to install sidewalk as required by August 1, 2015. The purpose of the hearing was to determine if the City is to install sidewalk upon the lot. At the conclusion of the hearing City Council determined the City will install sidewalk upon each lot identified below and levy a special assessment against the lot for the costs thereof. The City installed sidewalk upon five lots and all invoices have been paid.
Lot owners were notified of the requirement and were given until August 1, 2014 to have sidewalk installed. For those lots wherein sidewalk was not installed or a permit had not been issued to construct a home on the lot a public hearing was held on September 13, 2014 and the City Council made a determination for the City to install the sidewalk and levy a special assessment against the lot for the costs thereof. The City's sidewalk contractor commenced installation of sidewalk on the lots on April 1, 2015 with a final completion date of June 18, 2015. Sidewalk was installed (or site work completed) on 45 lots. Invoices were sent to each property owner allowing 30 days for payment. Any invoice that remained unpaid as of March 1, 2016 was submitted to the Cass County Collector to levy a special assessment against the lot for the costs thereof. Invoices remain unpaid for the lots listed below:
Southern Hills at Creekmoor
- 2nd Plat Lot 38 (1233 Edwards Circle)
- 2nd Plat Lot 74 (1205 Hampton Drive)
- 2nd Plat Lot 82 (1210 Hampton Drive)