Laserfiche WebLink
MOTION:CADDIGAN February 4,1997 <br />Regular Meeting <br />SECOND:BARG Res.No.97-97 <br />RE:AUTHORIZE THE SETTLEMENT OF J&R ASSOCIATES v.BOARD OF <br />SUPERVISORS OF PRINCE WILLIAM COUNTY,VIRGINIA;LAW NO. <br />39188 <br />ACTION:APPROVED <br />WHEREAS,a lawsuit styled,J&R Associates v.Board of Supervisors of Prince <br />William County,Virginia,Law No.39188,is currently pending in the Circuit Court of Prince <br />William County,which challenges the 1991 through 1994 assessments of two parcels of land <br />comprising the Dumfiies Econo Lodge,located on Route 234 in the Dumfries Magisterial <br />District;and <br />WHEREAS,the Acting County Executive,Department ofFinance,and the <br />Office of the County Attorney have reviewed this matter and have recommended acceptance of <br />an offer approved by the Plaintiff to compromise and settle the dispute relating to the <br />assessments of the subject parcels for tax years 1991 through 1994;and <br />WHEREAS,the Board of County Supervisors finds that the acceptance of the <br />settlement offer is proper and is in the best interest ofthe County; <br />NOW,THEREFORE,BE IT RESOLVED that the Board of County <br />Supervisors does hereby agree to compromise and settle these cases and the challenge to the <br />assessments of the subject property for tax years 1991 through 1994 by reducing the total <br />assessment of the subject property to $2,169,700 for 1991 and to $1,627,400 for 1992,while <br />leaving the 1993 and 1994 assessments unchanged,on the terms negotiated by the County <br />Attorney’s Office;and <br />BE IT FURTHER RESOLVED that the Director of Finance and the County <br />Attorney are hereby authorized to take such action as may be necessary to carry out the intent of <br />this resolution. <br />Votes: <br />Ayes:Barg,Caddigan,Hill,Jenkins,McQuigg,Seefeldt,Thompson,Wilbourn <br />Nays:None <br />Absent from Vote:None <br />Absent from Meeting:None <br />For Information: <br />County Attorney <br />CERTIFIED COPY