The opinion of the court was delivered by: Honorable Richard J. Arcara Chief Judge
WHEREAS, Randall Parker is the only claimant to the defendant properties known as 358, 364, and 366 Grant Street, Buffalo, New York; and
WHEREAS, plaintiff and claimant have entered into a settlement agreement providing that the claimant agreed to forfeit the aforementioned defendant properties; and
WHEREAS, the government published notice of the forfeiture action in the Buffalo Law Journal on December 20, December 27, 2007, and January 3, 2008, and no claimant or entity responded to the notice; and
WHEREAS, the following parties and entities were noticed of the pending forfeiture action thereby allowing them the opportunity to submit a claim asserting their interest in the properties:
(A) Credit Acceptance Corp.
(B) Chief Clerk of the City Court of Buffalo
(C) Debra Jarosz, c/o Erie County OSCE Scu
(D) Erie County Department of Social Services
(E) New York State Department of Taxation and Finance
(F) Erie County Real Property & Taxation
(G) Buffalo Sewer Authority
(H) Buffalo Public Works/User Fee
(I) City of Buffalo, Tax Department and because said persons and entities failed to file a Claim by the ...