01-0309R

RESOLUTION ACCEPTING A PUBLIC RIGHT-OF-WAY EASEMENT ON PROPERTY OWNED BY LAKE SUPERIOR CENTER AUTHORITY.

BY COUNCILOR STENBERG:

        RESOLVED, that the city of Duluth does hereby accept a public right-of-way easement substantially in the form of that on file in the office of the city clerk as Public Document No. ________________ from Lake Superior Center authority (LSCA) contingent upon conveyance of said easement by LSCA to the city, said easement being for the construction and extension of pathways on property in St. Louis County legally described in Exhibit A.



STATEMENT OF PURPOSE:  The purpose of this resolution is to authorize acceptance of an easement, contingent upon conveyance of same, over property owned by LSCA, as part of the Bayfront Festival Park Phase III project. The easement will allow for the construction and extension of two public pathways, one being an eight foot wide concrete path and the other being a ten foot wide bituminous path, which will connect the park to the Baywalk. Construction on Phase III commenced in April.