01-0210R

RESOLUTION AMENDING THE LEGAL DESCRIPTION OF RESOLUTION 01-0041 VACATING A HALF CUL-DE-SAC LOCATED IN THE 300 BLOCK OF 85TH AVENUE WEST (WAHLSTROM).

BY COUNCILOR STENBERG:

        WHEREAS, Resolution 01-0041, which vacated an unimproved half cul-de-sac, was unanimously adopted by the city council on January 29, 2001, and Resolution 01-0041 contained an incorrect legal description; and

        WHEREAS, the description of the unimproved half cul-de-sac on Wahlstrom Division is legally described as: commencing at the most northerly corner of Lot 3, Block 1, Wahlstrom Division; thence along the northwesterly line of said Wahlstrom Division on an assumed bearing of north 44 degrees 30 minutes 55 seconds east 50 feet to the point of beginning of the land to be described; thence south 45 degrees 29 minutes 05 seconds east 130 feet; thence northwesterly a distance of 204.20 feet along a tangential curve concave to the southeast having a radius of 65 feet and a central angle of 180 degrees 00 minutes 00 seconds to the point of beginning and there terminating; and

        WHEREAS, pursuant to Section 100 of the City Charter and Article IV of Chapter 45 of the Duluth City Code, 1959 as amended, such petition was duly referred to the city planning commission and such commission gave due notice of public hearing and did consider same in public hearing; and

        NOW, THEREFORE, BE IT RESOLVED, that the city council of the city of Duluth approves the vacation of the half cul-de-sac described above, and as more particularly described on Public Document No. 01-0129-18.

        BE IT FURTHER RESOLVED, that the city clerk is hereby directed to record, with the register of deeds and/or the registrar of titles of St. Louis County, Minnesota, a certified copy of this resolution together with a plat showing the portion of the cul-de-sac to be vacated.


STATEMENT OF PURPOSE:  This resolution amends the legal description of a previous resolution to vacate an unimproved cul-de-sac located in the 300 block of 85th Avenue West. This resolution is necessary to record a plat for Walstroms. The purpose of this resolution is to correct the legal description for the vacation of the unimproved street easement.