BY PRESIDENT EDWARDS:RESOLUTION RATIFYING AND CONTINUING THE ACTING MAYOR'S LOCAL EMERGENCY DECLARATION OF APRIL 27, 2001.
WHEREAS, the city of Duluth has sustained losses of a major proportion brought on by an ice storm, rain, winds and flooding during March and April 2001; and
WHEREAS, on April 27, 2001, Lynn Fena, acting Mayor of the city of Duluth, declared a local emergency pursuant to the provisions of Chapter 12, Minnesota Statutes;
WHEREAS, Minnesota Statutes Section 12.29, subdivision 1, provides that no declaration of local emergency shall be continued for a period longer than three days without the consent of the local governing body of the political subdivision;
NOW, THEREFORE, BE IT RESOLVED that the Duluth city council hereby approves
of the declaration of local emergency made by acting Mayor Fena on April
27, 2001, and consents to the extension of this declaration until May 4,