00-0834R

RESOLUTION OF INTENT TO CONSTRUCT A DRAINAGE DITCH AND STORM SEWER IN KINGSTON ALLEY FROM 51ST AVENUE EAST TO 52ND AVENUE EAST (CITY JOB NO.9044ST98).

BY COUNCILOR STOVER:

        WHEREAS, the city has received a petition from owners of 81.25 percent of the abutting property to construct a drainage ditch and storm sewer in Kingston Alley between 51st Avenue East and 52nd Avenue East to serve Lots 1772 through 1787 of Block 127, Crosley Park Addition Duluth; and

        WHEREAS, it appears that the construction of the above mentioned drainage ditch and storm sewer may be a necessary and desirable improvement; and

        WHEREAS, the nature of the above mentioned ditch project (City Job No. 9044ST98) requires only minimal plan and specification preparation;

        NOW, THEREFORE, BE IT RESOLVED, that it is the intent of the city council to cause this improvement to be made, provided that further information demonstrated that the improvement should be made.

        BE IT FURTHER RESOLVED, that to aid the council in determining whether or not to finally order in said project, the mayor will further direct procedures prescribed by Section 62 of the Charter.


STATEMENT OF PURPOSE:  To construct a drainage ditch in Kingston alley from 51st Avenue East to 52nd Avenue East.  Because of the simple nature of the project, no detailed plans or specifications for the ditch need to be formulated.