00-0528R

RESOLUTION AUTHORIZING AN AGREEMENT BETWEEN THE CITY OF DULUTH AND ST. LOUIS COUNTY INCLUDING PLAN APPROVAL FOR THE RECONSTRUCTION OF PIEDMONT AVENUE BETWEEN HAINES ROAD AND HUTCHINSON ROAD FOR AN ESTIMATED COST TO THE CITY OF $115,646.74.

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 Piedmont Avenue between Haines Road and Hutchinson Road, said agreement filed as Public Document No. ________________. The city's cost in this project, which are estimated to be $115,646.74, are payable 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 Piedmont Avenue between the Haines Road and Hutchinson Road.  St. Louis County is paying for the road improvements and 78% of the storm sewer improvements.  The city is paying for 22% of the storm sewer improvements.  The estimated city share of the storm sewer improvements is $115,646.74, payable from the storm water utility.  This resolution also approves of plans for the project.