00-0652(b)

RESOLUTION AMENDING RESOLUTION 00-0362 AUTHORIZING THE BUILDING OFFICIAL TO ABATE CERTAIN NUISANCES BY REMOVAL OF STRUCTURALLY UNSOUND BUILDINGS IN THE CITY OF DULUTH.

BY COUNCILOR STENBERG:

WHEREAS, the building official of the city of Duluth duly issued a condemnation order against the following parcel of property, grounds of condemnation being the building is structurally unsound, open to trespass and a menace to the neighborhood; and

WHEREAS, notice of condemnation was served as follows:

Parcel 7 - 23 East Seventh Street - garage only - aka Lot 11, Duluth Proper First Division, East Seventh Street, by certified mail on Edward and Katherine Kale, 23 East Seventh Street, Duluth, MN 55805, signed by E. Kale on December 22, 1998.

NOW, THEREFORE, BE IT RESOLVED, that the building official is hereby authorized and directed, forthwith, to take whatever proper and legal means may be necessary to abate or cause the abatement of the nuisance now existing on the above-named property, and to make prompt report in writing to the city council with respect to the abatement and removal of such a nuisance, together with cost if any thereof, to the city of Duluth, cost to city, if any, to be paid from budgeted amount in Fund 100-020-1201-5453.