00-0454R

RESOLUTION AUTHORIZING THE EXECUTION OF AGREEMENTS WITH PETER L. AND SUSAN D. BOMAN AND TIMOTHY J. AND JULIE A. TELEGA RELATING TO THE CONSTRUCTION OF A SIX INCH DUCTILE IRON WATER MAIN IN WEST 6TH STREET FROM 36 FEET EAST OF THE CENTERLINE OF SIXTH AVENUE WEST TO A POINT 158 FEET WEST OF THE CENTERLINE OF SIXTH AVENUE WEST (WATER AND GAS PETITION NO. 00-02).

BY COUNCILOR ECKENBERG:

WHEREAS, by Resolution of Intent numbered 00-0453 approved on the 26th of June, 2000, the council did request the administration to prepare plans and specifications for the extension of a six inch ductile iron water main in West Sixth Street from 36 feet east of the centerline of Sixth Avenue West to a point 158 feet west of the centerline of Sixth Avenue West; and

WHEREAS, the parties proposed to be assessed for this project have agreed to waive their rights to a hearing and to waive the 60 day waiting period as provided by Section 62 of the City Charter;

NOW, THEREFORE, BE IT RESOLVED, that said extension be constructed; that the estimated total cost of said improvements as estimated by the department of public works and utilities is $30,000, payable from the public utility fund; that the cost of said project be paid by special assessment against the land and premises specially benefited, which land and premises are described in the petition filed herein; and which description is hereby incorporated herein by reference to said petition; that those assessed be permitted to pay said installments over a 15 year period, subject to Section 68 of the City Charter; that said assessment will satisfy all the requirements of Section 60 of the Charter of the City of Duluth.


STATEMENT OF PURPOSE: Peter L. and Susan D. Boman and Timothy J. and Julie A. Telega petitioned for a water main extension to serve Lots 98, 100, easterly ½ of Lot 102, Block 60 and Lots 97, 99, 101, Block 74 of Duluth Proper Third Division. These two property owners are paying for 100% of the cost of the improvements. Both property owners have signed these agreements which waive procedural formalities and allow for 15 year payment of the assessments.