01-0012R

RESOLUTION REQUESTING THE BOARD OF COUNTY COMMISSIONERS OF ST. LOUIS COUNTY TO RECLASSIFY FROM CONSERVATION TO NONCONSERVATION AND TO OFFER FOR SALE CERTAIN TAX FORFEITED PARCELS NOW WITHHELD FROM SALE IN CONSERVATION.

BY COUNCILOR GILBERT:

        RESOLVED, that the board of county commissioners of St. Louis County is hereby requested to reclassify from conservation to nonconservation and to offer for sale the following tax forfeited parcels now withheld from sale in conservation:
 
File # Applicant name Legal description Location
00080 Bud Didrikson east 1/2 of east 1/2 of northwest 1/4 of southeast 1/4, Section 4, T 50-R14 (10-2710-00920) north side of Norton Road west of Howard Gnesen Road (Kenwood)
00150 Robert Kervina northerly 15 feet of Lot 3, block 152, West Duluth Fifth Division (10-4510-05990) west side of Central Avenue between Grand Avenue and Cody Street (Spirit Valley)
00152 Dustie Wosmek Lot 11, Block 18, Hunters Grassy Point Addition, Third Division (10-2410-01020) Grand Avenue and 66th Avenue West (West Duluth)
00156 Jim Frye Lots 5-8, Block 14, Minne Wakan Division (10-3270-950,960, 970, 980, 990) north side of Beaudry Avenue and east of Mcleod Street (Lower Smithville)
00158 Hunters Park Congregation of Jehovah's Witnesses north 431 feet of northwest 1/4 of northwest 1/4 of northwest 1/4 except westerly 602.35 feet, Section 18, T50, R14 (10-2710-4450) south side of Arrowhead Road east of Haines Road (Duluth Heights)
00159 Range Paging, Inc. westerly 25 feet, Lot 92, Block 110, Duluth Proper Third Division (10-1350-50600) south side of Ninth Street 100 feet east of Sixth Avenue West (Central Hillside)

        BE IT FURTHER RESOLVED, that for FN 00080 the board of county commissioners of St. Louis County be strongly encouraged to approve sale of only with an "avigation easement" attached to the deed.


STATEMENT OF PURPOSE:  This resolution approves these requests that were reviewed by the city planning commission at their regular December 12, 2000, meeting and recommended these parcels for reclassification. Those parcels located in areas where planning groups are active were reviewed for consistency with plans for those neighborhoods.