(1) If proceedings to acquire real property for public road purposes have been initiated under ORS 368.073, a county governing body may acquire the property by any of the following methods:
(a) Acceptance of a dedication or donation.
(b) Acquisition by purchase or other agreement.
(c) Exercise of the power of eminent domain under ORS chapter 35.
(d) Use of road viewers under ORS 368.161 to 368.171.
(2) Nothing in this section:
(a) Supersedes procedures for establishing roads by subdividing or partitioning land under ORS chapter 92;
(b) Precludes public acquisition of any property interest by adverse possession or prescription; or
(c) Restricts the ability of a public body to acquire an interest in property by any other method permitted by law. [1981 c.153 §14]Section: Previous 368.080 368.081 368.085 368.086 368.090 368.091 368.095 368.096 368.100 368.101 368.105 368.106 368.110 368.111 368.115 Next
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