§8-13A-10. Petition to repeal ordinance.
Within thirty days following passage of an ordinance creating
a business improvement district, the owners of any real property
situated in the district may file a petition with the governing
body of the municipality in opposition to the continuation of the
district. Upon a finding that the petition was signed by owners of
commercial property situated in the proposed business improvement
district having an assessed value as reflected on the county
assessor's land books of not less than fifty-one percent of the
value of all commercial property in the business improvement
district, the governing body shall repeal the ordinance which
established the district, thereby rescinding its creation and
Note: WV Code updated with legislation passed through the 2013 1st Special Session
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