Legal Notice

May 11, 2021
Geoffrey Stone
Orellia Ontario, Canada

RE: Unsafe Structure / Article 11.04
Located at 137 Minden Tipple
Description: Lot 137 Blk 9
Minden SD
District 9, Map 58M, Parcel 157,
Parid 09 58M0157000000000

Dear Mr. Stone,

The Oak Hill City Council authorized the demolition of the structure located at 137 Minden Tipple Rd., District 9, Map 58M, Parcel 157, Parid 09 58M015700000000 in Fayette County. City Council ordered the destruction under the City’s supervision and control because of failure of the property owner to comply with the Order to demolish the structure given on December 14, 2020.

The demolition was completed on 4/14/2021. I have attached the demolition report the City Manager submitted to City Council at their regular meeting on May 10, 2021. The cost associated with the project is $6,028.95.

This Order further advises you that at the next regular Council meeting following the expiration of twenty days from the date of service of this Order, Council will consider the adoption of a Resolution laying the assessment. You shall be given an opportunity at the meeting to contest the legality of the assessment and the amount thereof. If Council adopts a resolution laying the assessment, a lien will be laid on the property. City Council meets the second Monday of each month at 6:30 p.m. in the Council Chambers at City Hall. The meeting shall be a Zoom meeting. Follow the link below to join the meeting.

ZmZlR3TmtuOEhKMEQ0Zz09 to join the Zoom Meeting. Meeting ID: 304 469 9541 Passcode: SBJune
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Damita Johnson
Damita Johnson, City Clerk/


Demolition Ordered by City
Council: 12/14/2021
Property Owner: Geoffrey Stone
Structure Location:
137 Minden Tipple Rd.
Map & Parcel: 58M 157
Bid Awarded to:
Empire Salvage & Recycling, Inc.
PO Box 300
Bluefield. WV 24701
Notice to Proceed: 3-9-2021
Date of Inspection: 3/18/2021
Date of Asbestos Abatement: N/A
Date of Completion: 4/14/2021
Demolition Cost: $5,800.00
Administrative Cost –
Advertisement: $228.95
Total Cost: $6,028.95

Respectfully Submitted,
William Hannabass