01-0592R

RESOLUTION AUTHORIZING THE PURCHASE OF A PARCEL OF TAX FORFEIT LAND FROM THE ST. LOUIS COUNTY BOARD OF COMMISSIONERS FOR A CONSIDERATION OF $11,701.35.

BY COUNCILOR ECKENBERG:

        RESOLVED that the proper city officers are authorized to purchase the following described tax forfeit property from the St. Louis county board of commissioners for a consideration of $11,701.35 to be paid from Fund 0521, Agency 500, Object 5532:
                Lots 15, 16 and 17, except the northerly 10 feet of said lots for Hiway No. 23, Block 35, Norton's Fairmount Park Division of Duluth, and
                Lot 15, except the northerly 10 feet for Hiway 23, and Lots, 16, 17 and 18, all in Block 16, Hunter/Markell's Grassy Point Addition to Duluth.



STATEMENT OF PURPOSE:  This resolution authorizes the purchase of a parcel of tax forfeit land containing seven lots from St. Louis county needed for the 16-inch supply gas line the city is building from town border station 1A in Wisconsin to the Lake Superior plant. The map shows the location of the property.