BY PRESIDENT GILBERT:00-0497R
RESOLUTION AUTHORIZING PROPER CITY OFFICIALS TO ACCEPT A CLG GRANT FROM THE MINNESOTA HISTORICAL SOCIETY FOR AN EVALUATION OF CONCRETE PAVED STREETS IN AN AMOUNT OF $6,500.
WHEREAS, the neighborhood residents have petitioned the city engineering office to delay the reconstruction of Sixth and Seventh Streets, a portion of Clover Street and Irving Place in order to study ways of retaining the historic granitoid concrete surfaces; and
WHEREAS, the city council has granted a one year period to study this issue; and
WHEREAS, the heritage preservation commission has recommended designation of these streets as a landmark site; and
WHEREAS, the Minnesota historical society and the Concrete Paving Association have offered to provide the funding for such a study to be undertaken; and
WHEREAS, it is expected this study will provide some additional insight into the preservation, protection and replication of granitoid streets.
NOW, THEREFORE, BE IT RESOLVED,
that the proper city officials are authorized to accept the $6,500 from
the Minnesota historical society to be applied toward a study of the granitoid
streets such funds to be deposited in Fund 100, Agency 015, Org. 2020,