00-0440R

RESOLUTION VACATING FRANCIS STREET, EAST OF 99TH AVENUE WEST, NORTH OF SKYLINE PARKWAY (VARHALLA).

BY PRESIDENT GILBERT:

WHEREAS, sufficient petition was filed with the city clerk requesting the vacation of Francis Street abutting Lot 19, Block 5, Riverside Park, Second Addition; and

WHEREAS, pursuant to Section 100 of the City Charter and Article IV of Chapter 45 of the Duluth City Code, 1959 as amended, such petition was duly referred to the city planning commission, and such commission gave due notice of public hearing and did consider same in public hearing; and

WHEREAS, the city planning commission approved unanimously the street vacation petition at its June 13, 2000, meeting.

NOW, THEREFORE, BE IT RESOLVED, that the city council of the city of Duluth approves the vacation of the street described above, and as more particularly described on Public Document No._______.

BE IT FURTHER RESOLVED, that the city clerk is hereby directed to record, with the registrar of deeds and/or the registrar of titles of St. Louis County, Minnesota, a certified copy of this resolution together with a plat showing the portion of the easement to be vacated.


STATEMENT OF PURPOSE: This resolution vacates Francis Street, east of 99th Avenue West, North of Skyline Parkway, abutting Lot 19, Block 5, Riverside Park, Second Addition.

The purpose of the vacation is to enlarge the adjacent property at 4102 North 99th Avenue West. The city planning commission unanimously approved this street vacation at its regular meeting on June 13, 2000.