00-0512R

RESOLUTION AUTHORIZING AN AGREEMENT BETWEEN THE CITY OF DULUTH AND ST. LOUIS COUNTY FOR THE RECONSTRUCTION OF WALLACE AVENUE BETWEEN FOURTH STREET AND ST. MARIE STREET FOR AN ESTIMATED COST OF $182,976.10.

BY COUNCILOR STOVER:

RESOLVED, that the proper city officials are hereby authorized and directed to execute an agreement between the city of Duluth and St. Louis County for the reconstruction of Wallace Avenue between Fourth Street and St. Marie Street, said agreement attached hereto and filed as Public Document No. _______________. The city's costs in this project, which are estimated to be $182,976.10, are payable with $27,261.20 coming from Fund 531, Agency 500, Object 5532 and $155,714.90 coming from Fund 535, Agency 500, Organization 0505, Object 5533.

RESOLVED FURTHER, that the plans and specifications prepared by St. Louis County for the above-mentioned project are hereby approved.


STATEMENT OF PURPOSE: This resolution authorizes an agreement with St. Louis County to reconstruct Wallace Avenue between Fourth Street and St. Marie Street. St. Louis County is paying for the road improvements and 55% of the storm sewer improvements. The city is paying for 45% of the storm sewer improvements and all of the sanitary. The city's share of the storm sewer improvements is $155,714.90 and the sanitary sewer costs are $27,261.20. This resolution also approves of plans for the project.