Subdivisions and Partitions

ORS 92.175
Methods by which certain land may be provided for public purposes


(1)

Land for property dedicated for public purposes may be provided to the city or county having jurisdiction over the land by any of the following methods:

(a)

By dedication on the land subdivision plat;

(b)

By dedication on the partition plat, provided that the city or county indicates acceptance of the dedication on the face of the plat; or

(c)

By a separate dedication or donation document on the form provided by the city or county having jurisdiction over the area of land to be dedicated.

(2)

Notwithstanding subsection (1) of this section, utility easements in partition and condominium plats may be granted for public, private and other regulated utility purposes without an acceptance from the governing body having jurisdiction. [1989 c.772 §3; 1997 c.489 §7; 2007 c.652 §4]
Note: 92.175 (Methods by which certain land may be provided for public purposes) was added to and made a part of 92.010 (Definitions for ORS 92.010 to 92.192) to 92.192 (Property line adjustment) by legislative action but was not added to any smaller series therein. See Preface to Oregon Revised Statutes for further explanation.
§§ 92.010 to 92.190

Notes of Decisions

Due process standards applicable to land use decisions apply to administration of subdivision ordinance. Bienz v. City of Dayton, 29 Or App 761, 566 P2d 904 (1977), Sup Ct review denied

Due process requirements for granting of variances are identical regardless of whether variance is area variance or use variance. Bienz v. City of Dayton, 29 Or App 761, 566 P2d 904 (1977), Sup Ct review denied

Approval of tentative plan under subdivision ordinance is final order reviewable in writ of review proceeding. Bienz v. City of Dayton, 29 Or App 761, 566 P2d 904 (1977), Sup Ct review denied

Modification of sought-after approval of tentative plan must be treated same procedurally as initial application. Bienz v. City of Dayton, 29 Or App 761, 566 P2d 904 (1977), Sup Ct review denied

Owner of parcel unlawfully conveyed without having been partitioned could not unilaterally seek to partition parcel from remainder of original property remaining in separate ownership. Kilian v. City of West Linn, 88 Or App 242, 744 P2d 1314 (1987)

Under statutes in effect in 1981, partitioning of land parcel had effect of vacating previous lot lines unless partition map indicates continued existence of partitioned lots. Weyerhaeuser Real Estate Development Co. v. Polk County, 246 Or App 548, 267 P3d 855 (2011)

Law Review Citations

10 WLJ 398, 399 (1974)

Chapter 92

Atty. Gen. Opinions

Standards county may impose for approval of private roads created in partitioning land, (1972) Vol 35, p 1230; effect of county zoning ordinances on approved subdivision plat, (1973) Vol 36, p 702; application of Fasano v. Bd. of County Commrs., decision, (1974) Vol 36, p 960

Law Review Citations

10 WLJ 394-403 (1974)


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