00-028-O

ORDINANCE NO. __________

AN ORDINANCE AUTHORIZING THE CONVEYANCE OF A HIGHWAY EASEMENT OVER LOT 27, BLOCK 1, LINCOLN PARK TERRACE, TO ST. LOUIS COUNTY.

BY COUNCILOR STOVER:

The city of Duluth does ordain:

Section 1. That the city of Duluth hereby grants and conveys a permanent easement for highway purposes to St. Louis County, Minnesota, in the form of Public Document No. , over the following described land in St. Louis County, Minnesota:

Lot Twenty-seven (27), Block One (1), Lincoln Park Terrace, according to the recorded plat thereof on file and of record in the office of the county recorder, St. Louis County, Minnesota;
said easement being more particularly described as follows:
The southwesterly ten meters (32.80 feet) of Lot 27, Block 1, Lincoln Park Terrace.
Section 2. That this ordinance shall take effect and be in force 30 days from and after its passage and publication.

STATEMENT OF PURPOSE: This ordinance grants St. Louis County a permanent easement for the construction and maintenance of roadways and drainage facilities in city property described as Lot 27, Block 1, Lincoln Park Terrace. St. Louis County is rebuilding Piedmont Avenue from the Springvale/Hutchinson intersection north to the Haines Road and needs this easement primarily for drainage purposes.