BY COUNCILORS STENBERG, NESS, ECKENBERG AND STOVER:00-0404R
RESOLUTION CREATING A CITIZENS' ADVISORY COMMITTEE TO REPORT TO THE CITY COUNCIL A FEASIBILITY AND BENEFIT ANALYSIS OF CONNECTING THE MUNGER TRAIL TO THE LAKEWALK SYSTEM.
WHEREAS, the Duluth City Council desires to gain information concerning the feasibility and benefit of connecting the Munger Trail system with the Lakewalk system; and
WHEREAS, the city council believes that such an analysis and study can best be done through the appointment of a citizens' advisory committee to study the matter and issue a report and recommendation to the city council;
THEREFORE, BE IT RESOLVED, that the Duluth City Council hereby establishes
the Munger Trail-Lakewalk connection citizens' advisory committee. The
committee shall consist of 12 members who are appointed by the city council.
The committee shall be comprised of one member from the Lincoln Park area,
one member from the West Duluth area, one member from the Central Hillside
area, one member from the Lakeside/Lester Park area, one member representing
the Arrowhead Regional Development Commission, one member representing
the Velo Duluth Bicycling Association, one member representing the Duluth
commission on disabilities, one member representing the Canal Park business
association, two at-large members, one city councilor, and one nonvoting
member from city staff. It shall be the duty of said committee to examine
the feasibility of and the benefits to the city of a connecting trail between
the northerly end of the state Munger Trail system and the southerly end
of the Lakewalk trail system. At the conclusion of its feasibility study
and benefit analysis, the committee shall prepare a report and recommendation
to the Duluth City Council with respect to the connecting trail. After
said report and recommendation are completed, the committee shall dissolve
and cease to exist. To assist the committee in performing its mission,
the council requests that all city departments supply the committee with
any information it requests that is relevant to the connecting trail.