01-0377R

RESOLUTION ORDERING THE CONSTRUCTION OF A BITUMINOUS OVERLAY ON COMMONWEALTH AVENUE FROM 483 FEET TO 658 FEET SOUTH OF HIBBING AVENUE (CITY JOB NO. 9310RS01) AT AN ESTIMATED COST OF $4,200, ALL OF WHICH IS ASSESSABLE.

BY COUNCILOR ECKENBERG:

        WHEREAS, said plans and specifications have been prepared and filed with the secretary of the special assessment board; proper notice has been sent to the benefiting property owners; the special assessment board has conducted a hearing to meet and hear any person affected by the proposed improvement or assessment; the special assessment board has submitted its report to this council pursuant to Section 45-79, Duluth City Code of 1959; and the said board, at the direction of the mayor, has furnished this council with information as required by Section 45-80 of the Duluth City Code of 1959.

        NOW, THEREFORE, BE IT RESOLVED, that said improvement as described above be made; that the estimated total cost of said improvement as estimated by the city engineer is $4,200, all of which will be reimbursed by special assessment against the land and premises specially benefited, which land and premises are described in the report of the special assessment board and which report is on file in the office of the city clerk as Public Document No. ___________ and which description is hereby incorporated herein by reference to Public Document No. ____________; that those assessed be permitted to pay said assessment in installments over a ten year period, subject to Section 68 of the City Charter; that said assessment satisfy all the requirements of Section 60 of the Charter.

        BE IT FURTHER RESOLVED, that the council order in subject project in accordance with the provisions of Section 62 of the City Charter and that said improvement is hereby ordered.



STATEMENT OF PURPOSE:  This improvement was petitioned by 50% of the abutting property owners.