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ORDINANCE NO. __________

ORDINANCE AUTHORIZING SALE OF CERTAIN PROPERTY IN LINCOLN PARK TO THE HOUSING AND REDEVELOPMENT AUTHORITY OF DULUTH, MINNESOTA

BY PRESIDENT GILBERT:

The city of Duluth does ordain:

Section 1. That the proper city officials are hereby authorized to sell and convey by quit claim deed that certain property in St. Louis County, Minnesota, legally described below to the Housing and Redevelopment Authority of Duluth, Minnesota (HRA), a public body corporate and politic, at no cost to the HRA:

Lots 7 and 8, Block 106, Myers Rearrangement of Blocks 105, 106, 127, 128 and 142, Duluth Proper, Second Division.

STATEMENT OF PURPOSE: The purpose of this ordinance is to authorize the conveyance of the above-described land to HRA. HRA purchased this property as part of the "At Home in Duluth" property acquisitions/demolition program. The blighted structure which was located on the property has been demolished and the property will be conveyed to an adjacent property owner for $4,000. This money will be utilized by HRA to demolish condemned or nonconforming structures in accordance with the program.