BY COUNCILOR HOGG:01-0656R
RESOLUTION PROPOSING THE SUM TO BE RAISED BY TAXATION FOR THE SPECIAL TAXING DISTRICT, SEAWAY PORT AUTHORITY FOR THE YEAR 2002.
RESOLVED, that pursuant to Minnesota Statutes, Sec. 469.053, the city council
adopts the following proposed property tax levy.
Section 1. The sum to be raised by taxation for the year 2002 for Seaway Port authority taxing district's operations is hereby determined to be the sum of $526,100 which sum is levied against the taxable property of the city of Duluth and appropriated to the various accounts as set forth in the following sections, viz:
Section 2. That pursuant to Minnesota Statutes, Section 458.15, there will be levied for the purpose of providing for the Seaway Port authority special taxing district the sum of $526,100.
Beginning in 2002, the Seaway Port authority will be treated as a "special taxing district" per Minnesota Statute 275.066. Although the authority will no longer be part of the city of Duluth's levy, the city, through council resolution, must continue to levy on their behalf.