Long Beach, CA
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File #: 20-1250    Version: 1 Name: PW - ROI to vacate portion of Via Alcalde D8
Type: Resolution Status: Adopted
File created: 11/10/2020 In control: City Council
On agenda: 12/15/2020 Final action: 12/15/2020
Title: Recommendation to authorize City Manager, or designee, to accept an easement deed from The Intex Properties South Bay Corporation, a California corporation, the owner of the property at 4000 Via Oro Avenue, for street cul-de-sac purposes; Adopt Resolution of Intention to vacate a portion of Via Alcalde Avenue between Via Plata Street and Carson Street and setting the date of January 19, 2021, for the public hearing on the vacation; and Accept Notice of Determination State Clearinghouse Number 2009071006. (District 8)
Sponsors: Public Works
Attachments: 1. 121520-C-20sr&att.pdf, 2. RES-20-0170.pdf
TITLE
Recommendation to authorize City Manager, or designee, to accept an easement deed from The Intex Properties South Bay Corporation, a California corporation, the owner of the property at 4000 Via Oro Avenue, for street cul-de-sac purposes;

Adopt Resolution of Intention to vacate a portion of Via Alcalde Avenue between Via Plata Street and Carson Street and setting the date of January 19, 2021, for the public hearing on the vacation; and

Accept Notice of Determination State Clearinghouse Number 2009071006. (District 8)

DISCUSSION
Intex Properties South Bay Corporation (Intex), located at 4000 Via Oro Avenue, owner of the 25-acre vacant land in the West Long Beach Business Park, requests the vacation of Via Alcalde, which is located on the east side of the vacant land they own, west of Interstate 710 (I-710) freeway, between Via Plata Street and Carson Street (Attachment A). Intex has plans to construct and operate a 525,000-square-foot logistics center on the vacant parcels and incorporate the portion of the vacated Via Alcalde Avenue right-of-way into their development.

The adopted I-710 freeway widening plan, known as Alternative 5C, approved by the Los Angeles Metro (Metro) Board, indicates that the additional freeway right-of-way would include some portions of the existing Via Alcalde Street right-of-way, as shown on Attachment B. Other than the area required for the future right-of-way, Metro has no need or use for Via Alcalde Avenue, now or in the future. Metro has agreed that Via Alcalde does not need to be moved or replaced for the planned freeway expansion to occur. The timing for the freeway expansion is indefinite. According to Metro, the expansion may not occur for another 20-30 years or more, if at all. In the interim, the vacated Via Alcalde Avenue right-of-way property would be incorporated into the Intex project and intended to be used for truck and trailer staging and short-term parking.

Proceedings for this vacation are being con...

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