00-0282R

RESOLUTION AUTHORIZING AN AGREEMENT WITH BEATRICE A. BRUNE FOR THE ACQUISITION OF A UTILITY AND ROADWAY EASEMENT ACROSS GOVERNMENT LOT 2, SECTION 9, TOWNSHIP 48 NORTH, RANGE 15 WEST, FOR A CONSIDERATION OF $2,000.

BY COUNCILOR STOVER:

RESOLVED, that the proper city officers are hereby authorized to enter into an agreement (Public Document No. ____________________) to acquire a utility and roadway easement hereinafter described from Beatrice A. Brune for a consideration of $2,000, payable from Fund 531, Agency 500, Object 5532:

An easement for road and utility purposes over, under and across that part of Government Lot 2, Section 9, Township 48 North, Range 15 West, city of Duluth, St. Louis County, MN. The centerline of said easement is described as follows:
Commencing at the northwest corner of said Lot 2; thence south 89 degrees 47 minutes 15 seconds east, assumed bearing, along the north line of said Lot 2 a distance of 900.00 feet; thence south 00 degrees 09 minutes 03 seconds east, parallel with the east line of said Lot 2 a distance of 104.39 feet to the point of beginning; thence south 57 degrees 55 minutes 38 seconds east 153.30 feet, said easement being 25.00 feet right and 15.00 feet left of the last described line; thence south 63 degrees 10 minutes 16 seconds east 45.00 feet, said easement being 60.00 feet right and 15.00 feet left of the last described line; thence continuing South 63 degrees 10 minutes 16 seconds east 211.01 feet to a point on a line parallel with and distance 300.00 feet southerly of the north line of said Lot 2 and there terminating, said easement being 25.00 feet right and 15.00 feet left of the last described line. The side lines of said easement shall be shortened or prolonged to terminate on said east line, and on the south lines of said parcel; and
An easement for road and utility purposes over, under and across that part of Government Lot 2, Section 9, Township 48 North, Range 15 West, city of Duluth, St. Louis County, MN, described as follows:
Beginning at a point on the east line of said Lot 2 distant 300.00 feet southerly of the northeast corner of said Lot 2, said east line having an assumed bearing of south 00 degrees 09 minutes 03 seconds east; thence continuing south 00 degrees 09 minutes 03 seconds along said east line 52.81 feet; thence north 63 degrees 10 minutes 16 seconds west 117.88 feet; thence south 89 degrees 47 minutes 15 seconds east 105.05 feet to the point of beginning.


STATEMENT OF PURPOSE: This resolution authorizes the acquisition of an easement to install a portion of the sewer main to Fond du Lac and a lift station on Beatrice Brune's property above Perch Lake. The easement is also a roadway easement to the end of what is now maintained as Perch Lake Drive because formal easements have never been dedicated for the roadway.