2017 ORS 271.140¹
Title to vacated areas

The title to the street or other public area vacated shall attach to the lands bordering on such area in equal portions; except that where the area has been originally dedicated by different persons and the fee title to such area has not been otherwise disposed of, original boundary lines shall be adhered to and the street area which lies on each side of such boundary line shall attach to the abutting property on such side. If a public square is vacated the title thereto shall vest in the city. [Amended by 1981 c.153 §58]

Notes of Decisions

Under this sec­tion, where trust deed for prop­erty on both sides of street conveys to trustee all rights in prop­erty, trust deed lien attaches to street when street is vacated and pro­vi­sion that title to vacated street attaches to land bordering it passes title as future interest in trust deed. Umpqua Savings and Loan v. Security Bank of Coos Co., 71 Or App 555, 693 P2d 57 (1984)

1 Legislative Counsel Committee, CHAPTER 271—Use and Disposition of Public Lands Generally; Easements, https://­www.­oregonlegislature.­gov/­bills_laws/­ors/­ors271.­html (2017) (last ac­cessed Mar. 30, 2018).
2 Legislative Counsel Committee, Annotations to the Oregon Revised Stat­utes, Cumulative Supplement - 2017, Chapter 271, https://­www.­oregonlegislature.­gov/­bills_laws/­ors/­ano271.­html (2017) (last ac­cessed Mar. 30, 2018).
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