00-0597R

RESOLUTION PROPOSING THE SUM TO BE RAISED BY TAXATION FOR THE SEAWAY PORT AUTHORITY FOR THE YEAR 2001.

BY COUNCILOR HOGG:

RESOLVED, that pursuant to Minnesota Statutes, Sec. 469.053, the city council adopts the following proposed property tax levy.

Section 1. The sum to be raised by taxation for the year 2001 for Seaway Port Authority operations is hereby determined to be the sum of $384,900, which sum is levied against the taxable property of the city of Duluth and appropriated to the various accounts of the city, as set forth in the following sections, viz:

Section 2. That pursuant to Minnesota Statutes, Section 458.15, there will be levied for the purpose of providing for the Seaway Port Authority fund of the city of Duluth the sum of $384,900.


STATEMENT OF PURPOSE: This resolution sets the proposed tax levy for the year 2001 for the Duluth Seaway Port authority. The proposed levy will increase at the request of the authority $100,000 or 35.1% over 2000.