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File #: RLH TA 16-176    Version:
Type: Resolution LH Tax Assessment Appeal Status: Passed
In control: City Council
Final action: 5/18/2016
Title: Ratifying the Appealed Special Tax Assessment for Property at 558 GROTTO STREET NORTH. (File No. J1608E, Assessment No. 168309)
Sponsors: Dai Thao
Ward: Special Tax Assessments, Ward - 1
Attachments: 1. 558 Grotto St N.EC 12-17-15, 2. 558 Grotto St N.SA 12-3-15, 3. 558 Grotto St N.Photos 12-17-15, 4. 558 Grotto St N.Photo 1-4-16
Related files: RLH TA 16-308, RLH AR 16-22
Ratifying the Appealed Special Tax Assessment for Property at 558 GROTTO STREET NORTH. (File No. J1608E, Assessment No. 168309)

Hearing Date(s)
Date of LH: April 5, 2016
Date of CPH: May 18, 2016

Tax Assessment Worksheet
Cost: $120.00

Service Charge: $35.00

Total Assessment: $155.00

Gold Card Returned by: Eng Ng

Type of Order/Fee: Excessive consumption fees

Nuisance: Failure to maintain exterior of property

Date of Orders: December 3, 2015

Compliance Date: December 11, 2015

Re-Check Date: December 15, 2015

Date Work Done: N/A

Work Order #: 15-182544 Inv#: 1215778

Returned Mail?: NO

Comments: Property inspected on 12/2/15, found hay bales, lumber, tarps, in yard. SA issued. 12/10/15 inspector received a call from the PO and woman who maintains "art" on this vacant lot; extension granted to 12/15/15. Property inspected on 12/15/15 no action made to remove hay bales, etc., condition had gotten worse; inspector issued EC for non-compliance. On 12/28/15 an appeal was filed; LH date 1/5/16. Hearing officer ordered that plastic must be removed by 1/20/16. Property inspected on 1/22/16, plastic around "teepee" was gone. Per hearing officer, next recheck is 4/15/16.

History of Orders on Property: This is a vacant lot; city razed the building in May 2009.

WHEREAS, the Office of Financial Services Real Estate Section has attached to this Council File both a report of completion outlining the costs and fees associated with Excessive Inspection/Abatement services billed during November 23 to December 18, 2015. (File No. J1608E, Assessment No. 168309) and the assessment roll including all properties for which these assessments are proposed for Council ratification; and

WHEREAS, the City Council’s Legislative Hearing Officer has reviewed an appeal of this assessment and developed a recommendation for the City Council with respect to this assessment; and

WHEREAS, a public hearing having been conducted for the above imp...

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