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RESOLUTION AUTHORIZING A JOINT POWERS AGREEMENT (NATURAL GAS) WITH RICE LAKE TOWNSHIP.

BY COUNCILOR ECKENBERG:

        BE IT RESOLVED, that the proper city officials are authorized to execute and implement a joint powers agreement with Rice Lake Township, in the form and containing the terms as set out in the contract on file with the city clerk as Public Document No. ____________________, for the extension of the natural gas delivery system and provision of gas services in the township.


STATEMENT OF PURPOSE:  This agreement is authorized by M.S.A. § 471.59.  Customers in Rice Lake Township want natural gas services. This agreement provides for construction of underground mains and delivery of natural gas to customers at the same rates as other customers. The project will be supported by gas sales.