Details for CAUSE NO. 20DCV0325 CHAMBERS COUNTY IMPROVEMENT DISTRICT NO.

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CAUSE NO. 20DCV0325

CHAMBERS COUNTY IMPROVEMENT

DISTRICT NO. 1

VS.

TGS CEDAR PORT PARTNERS, L.P. AND THE UNKNOWN OWNERS OF ANY

POTENTIAL RIGHT, TITLE, OR INTEREST IN PORTIONS OF TWO EASEMENTS LOCATED IN THE JOHN IJAMS LEAGUE, ABSTRACT NO. 15, AND THE JOHN STEELE SURVEY, ABSTRACT NO. 227, CHAMBERS COUNTY, TEXAS

EMINENT DOMAIN PROCEEDING

ASSIGNED TO THE JUDGE OF THE

344TH JUDICIAL DISTRICT COURT

CHAMBERS COUNTY, TEXAS

NOTICE OF HEARING

STATE OF TEXAS

COUNTY OF CHAMBERS

TO: Any Sheriff or Constable within the State of Texas

You are hereby commanded to cause to be published once each week for four consecutive weeks (the first publication to be at least 28 days before the return date thereof), in a

newspaper printed in Chambers County, Texas, the accompanying citation, of which the

following is a true copy:

CITATION BY PUBLICATION

TO:The unknown owners of any potential right, title, or interest in the portions of two

easements located in the John Ijams League, Abstract No. 15, and the John Steele Survey, Abstract No. 227, Chambers County, Texas, being any and all persons claiming an interest in the referenced easement portions, including the unknown owner or owners of said interests with respect to the property hereinafter

described, whose names, residences,

addresses, and whereabouts are unknown, and any and all other persons and entities,

including all adverse claimants, owning, having, or claiming any legal or equitable interest in or a lien upon said easement interests with respect to the property hereinafter described (and if any of said unknown owners, persons, or entities are deceased, dissolved, or legally

incapacitated, the deceased, dissolved, or

incapacitated owner’s or owners’ heirs,

devisees, successors, assigns, and legal

representatives), and the unknown owner’s or owners’ unknown spouse or spouses, all of whose names, residences, addresses, and whereabouts are unknown (and if said spouse or spouses are deceased, dissolved, or legally incapacitated, the deceased, dissolved, or

incapacitated spouse’s or spouses’ heirs,

devisees, successors, assigns, and legal

representatives)

Defendants in the cause numbered and styled below.

You and each of you are hereby commanded to appear before the undersigned Special

Commissioners, appointed by the Judge of the 344th Judicial District Court of Chambers County, Texas, at or before 10:00 a.m. on Monday, August 3, 2020, which is the first Monday next after the expiration of 42 days from June 19, 2020, the date of issuance of this citation, and answer Chambers County

Improvement District No. 1’s (the “District”)

Petition and Statement in Condemnation (the

“Petition”), which was filed with the Court on June 4, 2020, numbered 20DCV0325 on the Court’s docket, and entitled CHAMBERS COUNTY IMPROVEMENT DISTRICT NO. 1 v. TGS CEDAR PORT PARTNERS, L.P., ET AL. (the “Condemnation”).

The Condemnation is a proceeding in eminent domain, wherein the District seeks to acquire all right, title, or interest in the portions of two easements (the “Easements”) that are located on certain property situated in Chambers County, Texas, such property being more

particularly described as follows:

certain tracts of land situated in the John Ijams League, Abstract No. 15, and the John Steele Survey, Abstract No. 227, Chambers County, Texas, that were conveyed to TGS Cedar Port Partners, L.P. by Special Warranty Deed

recorded in Volume 1535, Page 85 of the

Official Public Records of Chambers County, Texas, as more particularly described in

Exhibits A and B attached to the Petition.

Whether or not you file a written answer before 10:00 a.m. on Monday, August 3, 2020, the

undersigned Special Commissioners will, at 10:00 a.m. on Friday, August 7, 2020, at the

offices of TGS Cedar Port Partners, L.P., 7500 FM 1405, Baytown, Texas 77523, hold a

hearing to assess the compensation due in the Condemnation for the District’s acquisition of the Easements.

You are further notified that you may own or hold an interest in the Easements.

The District is represented by its attorney, Paul S. Radich of Smith, Murdaugh, Little & Bonham, L.L.P., who may be contacted at 2727 Allen Parkway, Suite 1100, Houston, Texas 77019, (713) 652-6500, pradich@smithmur.com.

Defendants are hereby notified that if you fail to file an answer, judgement by default may be rendered against you for the relief demanded in the Petition.

The officer executing this citation shall promptly serve it and make due return according to the requirements of law and the mandates of this citation.

Issued under our hand and the seal of the Court at Chambers County, Texas on the 19th day of June, 2020.

/s/ Georgia Clapper

/s/ Leroy Ezer

/s/ Mark Huddleston

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