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ACTIONS

DULUTH CITY COUNCIL MEETING

Monday, July 10, 2006

 

ROLL CALL -- ALL PRESENT

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RESOLUTIONS TABLED

COMMITTEE 2


BY COUNCILOR GILBERT       (PLANNING & ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT)


06-0408R - RESOLUTION DENYING A REZONING PETITION TO PROVIDE FOR THE RECLASSIFICATION FROM S-2, SUBURBAN RESIDENTIAL, TO R-1-A, SINGLE FAMILY RESIDENTIAL, PROPERTY LOCATED AT 7717 CONGDON BOULEVARD (GILBERTSON). (TABLED 5/22) -- REMAINED ON TABLE


06-0468R - RESOLUTION DENYING A REZONING PETITION TO PROVIDE FOR THE RECLASSIFICATION FROM R-1-b, ONE FAMILY RESIDENTIAL, TO C-1, COMMERCIAL DISTRICT, PROPERTY LOCATED ON REDWING STREET (MYZEL). (TABLED 5/22) -- FAILED 0-8-1 (Gilbert abstained)

 

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INTRODUCTION AND CONSIDERATION OF ORDINANCE

 

At this time, the following entitled ordinance was read for the second time:

 

COMMITTEE 2


BY COUNCILOR GILBERT       (PLANNING & ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT)


06-019-O - AN ORDINANCE AMENDING CHAPTER 50 OF THE DULUTH CITY CODE, 1959, AS AMENDED, ZONING DISTRICT MAP NO. 40 AS CONTAINED IN THE APPENDIX TO CHAPTER 50, TO PROVIDE FOR THE RECLASSIFICATION FROM R-1-b, ONE FAMILY RESIDENTIAL, TO C-1, COMMERCIAL DISTRICT, PROPERTY LOCATED ON REDWING STREET (MYZEL). -- PASSED 7-1-1 (Stover opposed; Gilbert abstained)

 

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COMMITTEE 3


BY COUNCILOR STOVER                  (PUBLIC WORKS & UTILITIES)


06-0382R - RESOLUTION ORDERING THE CONSTRUCTION OF A RESIDENTIAL STREET, SANITARY SEWER AND WATERMAIN ON SPEAR AVENUE FROM SILCOX AVENUE TO LIVINGSTON AVENUE AT AN ESTIMATED COST OF $430,000. (TABLED 5/22) -- REMAINED ON TABLE


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MOTIONS AND RESOLUTIONS


CONSENT AGENDA

All matters listed under the consent agenda were enacted by one unanimous motion.


COMMITTEE 1


BY COUNCILOR STEWART                                (FINANCE)


06-0500R - RESOLUTION AUTHORIZING THE ISSUANCE AND PROVIDING FOR THE SALE OF $895,000 GENERAL OBLIGATION CAPITAL IMPROVEMENT BONDS, SERIES 2006A, $1,705,000 GENERAL OBLIGATION STORMWATER UTILITY REVENUE BONDS, SERIES 2006B, $3,355,000 GENERAL OBLIGATION STREET IMPROVEMENT BONDS, SERIES 2006C, AND $1,985,000 GENERAL OBLIGATION IMPROVEMENT BONDS, SERIES 2006D. -- PASSED


BY COUNCILOR KRAUSE                   (PURCHASING & LICENSING)


06-0496R - RESOLUTION AWARDING CONTRACT TO A. J. SPANJERS COMPANY, INC., FOR THE PHASE III CITY HALL EXTERIOR RESTORATION PROJECT, IN THE AMOUNT OF $186,715. -- PASSED


06-0509R - RESOLUTION APPROVING THE TEMPORARY EXPANSION OF THE ON SALE INTOXICATING LIQUOR LICENSE OF HOSPITALITY ASSOCIATES OF DULUTH, LLC, (ACES ON FIRST), 113 WEST FIRST STREET. -- PASSED


06-0510R - RESOLUTION ISSUING A TEMPORARY ON SALE 3.2 PERCENT MALT LIQUOR LICENSE TO BEERHUNTERS SOFTBALL TEAM, COPASETIC SOFTBALL TEAM, AND WOODLAND FASTPITCH ASSOCIATION (JIMMY HERALD MEMORIAL TOURNAMENT). -- PASSED


06-0511R - RESOLUTION APPROVING THE ISSUANCE OF A LAWFUL GAMBLING PREMISE PERMIT TO DULUTH CURLING CLUB AND WELCH CENTER. -- PASSED


06-0512R - RESOLUTION AWARDING CONTRACT TO GROEBNER AND ASSOCIATES, INC., FOR GAS METERS, IN THE AMOUNT OF $46,077.23. -- PASSED


BY COUNCILOR JOHNSON                             (PERSONNEL)


06-0487R - RESOLUTION CONFIRMING THE APPOINTMENTS OF DONALD DASS, TONY DIERCKINS, MARYANNE NORTON, AND CAROLYN SUNDQUIST, REPLACING ELLIOT BAYLY, DIANE KETTELHUT, HUGH REITAN, AND GORDON FON, TO THE HERITAGE PRESERVATION COMMISSION. -- PASSED


COMMITTEE 2


BY COUNCILOR GILBERT       (PLANNING & ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT)


06-0507R - RESOLUTION VACATING A PORTION OF LEMON STREET, WEST OF SOUTH ARLINGTON AVENUE (KANGAS). -- PASSED


BY COUNCILOR NESS                 (INTERGOVERNMENTAL RELATIONS)


06-0506R - RESOLUTION AUTHORIZING PROPER CITY OFFICIALS TO ENTER INTO AN AGREEMENT WITH NOAH A. DENNIS, INDEPENDENT LICENSED TEACHER, TO PROVIDE BASIC EDUCATION SERVICES AT THE DULUTH WORKFORCE CENTER AT A COST OF $20,800. -- PASSED


BY PRESIDENT REINERT                  (COMMITTEE OF THE WHOLE)


06-0498R - RESOLUTION AMENDING RESOLUTION N0. 01-0601 MODIFYING THE MEMBERSHIP OF THE CITY SPECIAL BOARD OF REVIEW. -- PASSED


06-0505R - RESOLUTION AUTHORIZING EXECUTION OF A MAJOR SPONSORSHIP AND BAYFRONT FESTIVAL PARK PERMIT AGREEMENT WITH DULUTH PUBLIC ARTS FUND, INC., FOR THE 2006 FESTIVAL OF CULTURES AT A COST NOT TO EXCEED $10,000, PLUS IN-KIND SERVICES. -- PASSED


COMMITTEE 3


BY COUNCILOR STOVER                  (PUBLIC WORKS & UTILITIES)


06-0492R - RESOLUTION AWARDING CONTRACT TO DUNCAN PARKING TECHNOLOGIES FOR PARKING METERS AND PARTS IN THE AMOUNT OF $49,080. -- PASSED


06-0493R - RESOLUTION AWARDING CONTRACT TO YZ SYSTEMS, INC., FOR NATURAL GAS ODORIZER IN THE AMOUNT OF $23,180. -- PASSED


06-0494R - RESOLUTION AMENDING RESOLUTION 05-0046 AWARDING A CONTRACT FOR A PROFESSIONAL ENGINEERING AGREEMENT WITH CAMP, DRESSER AND McKEE FOR THE DEVELOPMENT OF A LONG TERM PLAN FOR EVALUATION AND ELIMINATION OF OVERFLOWS IN THE CITY’S SANITARY SEWER SYSTEM IN THE ESTIMATED AMOUNT OF $109,953, FOR A NEW TOTAL OF $345,573. -- PASSED


06-0497R - RESOLUTION AWARDING A CONTRACT TO LETOURNEAU & SONS, INC., FOR THE RECONDITIONING OF MICHIGAN STREET FROM 13TH AVENUE WEST TO 11TH AVENUE WEST IN THE AMOUNT OF $229,266.25. -- PASSED


06-0503R - RESOLUTION AWARDING A CONTRACT TO STOUT MECHANICAL, INC. FOR SKYLINE PARKWAY ALLEY SANITARY SEWER EXTENSION AT 15TH AVENUE EAST, CITY JOB NO. 0577SN, IN THE AMOUNT OF $32,942. -- PASSED


06-0513R - RESOLUTION AWARDING A CONTRACT TO NELS NELSON AND SONS, INC., BASED ON ITS LOW BID OF $41,895 FOR THE REPLACEMENT OF THE RETURN DRIVEWAY AT FIRE STATION #4 (UMD STATION). -- PASSED


BY COUNCILOR LITTLE                                (PUBLIC SAFETY)


06-0521R - RESOLUTION AUTHORIZING PUBLIC CONSUMPTION OF ALCOHOLIC BEVERAGES ON SUPERIOR STREET AND FIRST STREET IN CONJUNCTION WITH GREATER DOWNTOWN COUNCIL COMMUNITY EVENTS. -- PASSED


BY COUNCILOR STAUBER    (RECREATION, LIBRARIES & AUTHORITIES)


06-0508R - RESOLUTION AUTHORIZING THE CITY TO ENTER INTO AN AGREEMENT WITH DULUTH ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT AUTHORITY AND GREEN MAN FESTIVAL, INC. AUTHORIZING A PERMIT FOR THE PRODUCTION OF A MUSIC FESTIVAL AT BAYFRONT FESTIVAL PARK. -- PASSED


06-0514R - RESOLUTION AUTHORIZING THE PROPER CITY OFFICERS TO EXECUTE AN AMENDMENT TO AGREEMENT NO. 20025 WITH THE MINNESOTA DEPARTMENT OF NATURAL RESOURCES REMEDIATION FUND GRANT PROGRAM FOR LAND ACQUISITION OF BURLINGTON NORTHERN RAILROAD PROPERTY ON GRASSY POINT. -- PASSED


END OF CONSENT AGENDA


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The following entitled resolutions were also considered:


COMMITTEE 1


BY COUNCILOR KRAUSE                   (PURCHASING & LICENSING)


06-0517R - RESOLUTION AUTHORIZING AGREEMENT WITH HANFT FRIDE FOR LEGAL SERVICES RELATED TO PARKING RAMP AGREEMENT WITH SMDC, NOT TO EXCEED $8,500.  (REPLACEMENT) -- PASSED 6-2-1 (Johnson, Stauber opposed; Reinert abstained)


COMMITTEE 2


BY COUNCILOR GILBERT       (PLANNING & ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT)


06-0338R - RESOLUTION DENYING THE VACATION OF VICTORIA PLACE (AKA 28TH AVENUE EAST) BETWEEN EAST EIGHTH STREET AND ELIZABETH STREET, LOCATED BETWEEN 2727 AND 2801 EAST EIGHTH STREET (JOHNSON, REICHHOFF, SJOGREN). -- PASSED 8-1 (Gilbert)


06-0339R - RESOLUTION VACATING VICTORIA PLACE (AKA 28TH AVENUE EAST) BETWEEN EAST EIGHTH STREET AND ELIZABETH STREET, LOCATED BETWEEN 2727 AND 2801 EAST EIGHTH STREET (JOHNSON, REICHHOFF, SJOGREN). -- FAILED 1-8 (Gilbert)


06-0501R - RESOLUTION GRANTING A WATER RESOURCE MANAGEMENT ORDINANCE VARIANCE FOR PROPERTY LOCATED AT 3302 GREYSOLON ROAD, PLANNING FILE NO. 06025 (DEARMOND/CROWELL). -- FAILED 2-6-1 (Krause, Stover approved; Gilbert abstained)


06-0502R - RESOLUTION DENYING A WATER RESOURCE MANAGEMENT ORDINANCE VARIANCE FOR PROPERTY LOCATED AT 3302 GREYSOLON ROAD, PLANNING FILE NO. 06025 (DEARMOND/CROWELL). -- PASSED 6-2-1 (Krause, Stover opposed; Gilbert abstained)

06-0504R - RESOLUTION VACATING A UTILITY EASEMENT ON PROPERTY LOCATED ALONG THE SOUTH SIDE OF CENTRAL ENTRANCE EAST OF BLACKMAN AVENUE (USANDE LLC). -- PASSED 7-2 (Krause, Ness)


BY PRESIDENT REINERT                  (COMMITTEE OF THE WHOLE)


06-0518R - RESOLUTION AUTHORIZING EMPLOYMENT CONTRACT WITH THE CHIEF ADMINISTRATIVE OFFICER. -- PASSED UNANIMOUSLY


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INTRODUCTION AND CONSIDERATION OF ORDINANCES


ORDINANCES TABLED


COMMITTEE 1


BY COUNCILOR KRAUSE                   (PURCHASING & LICENSING)


06-018-O - AN ORDINANCE PERTAINING TO INSPECTION AND REMOVAL OF VACANT BUILDINGS; AMENDING CHAPTER 10 OF THE DULUTH CITY CODE, 1959, AS AMENDED, AND CREATING A FEE.  (TABLED 6/26 FOR 7/17 COMMITTEE MEETING) -- REMAINED ON TABLE


COMMITTEE 2


BY COUNCILOR GILBERT       (PLANNING & ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT)


06-016-O - AN ORDINANCE AMENDING CHAPTER 50 OF THE DULUTH CITY CODE 1959, AS AMENDED, ZONING DISTRICT MAP NO. 47 AS CONTAINED IN THE APPENDIX TO CHAPTER 50, TO PROVIDE FOR THE RECLASSIFICATION FROM S-2, SUBURBAN RESIDENTIAL TO R-1-A, SINGLE FAMILY RESIDENTIAL, PROPERTY LOCATED AT 7717 CONGDON BOULEVARD (GILBERTSON). (TABLED 6/12) -- REMAINED ON TABLE


The following entitled ordinance was read for the first time:


COMMITTEE 3


BY COUNCILOR STOVER                  (PUBLIC WORKS & UTILITIES)


06-023-O - AN ORDINANCE AUTHORIZING CONVEYANCE OF PROPERTY TO TRINITY DEVELOPMENT GROUP FOR $12,358.49. -- 1st READING


The following entitled ordinances were read for the second time:


COMMITTEE 1


BY COUNCILOR STEWART                                (FINANCE)


06-022-O - AN ORDINANCE REGULATING ADULT ENTERTAINMENT ESTABLISHMENTS; AMENDING CHAPTER 5, ARTICLE IV, OF THE DULUTH CITY CODE, 1959, AS AMENDED. (REPLACEMENT) -- PASSED UNANIMOUSLY


COMMITTEE 2


BY COUNCILOR GILBERT       (PLANNING & ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT)

 

06-020-O - AN ORDINANCE AMENDING ORDINANCE NO. 9001 TO PROVIDE FOR A NEW PUBLIC DOCUMENT (DULUTH LODGE, LLC). -- PASSED UNANIMOUSLY


06-021-O - AN ORDINANCE AUTHORIZING LAND EXCHANGE AGREEMENT WITH ODYSSEY DEVELOPMENT, INC., FOR CERTAIN NORTH SHORE PROPERTY. -- PASSED UNANIMOUSLY


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