04-0287R

RESOLUTION ACCEPTING CONVEYANCE OF EASEMENT FOR ALLEY PURPOSES.

BY COUNCILOR GILBERT:

RESOLVED, that the proper city officials are hereby authorized to accept the conveyance of an easement substantially in the form of that on file in the office of the city clerk as Public Document No. ______________ from the Duluth economic development authority for alley purposes:
Property located in St. Louis County, Minnesota described as follows:
That part of Lot 6, Block 51, GARY First Division lying north of the following described line: commencing at a point on the west line of said Lot 6 being ten feet south of the northwesterly corner of said Lot 6; thence proceeding in a easterly direction along a line ten feet south of and parallel to the north line of said Lot 6 to a point ten feet to the west of the east line of said Lot 6; thence deflecting in a southeasterly direction to a point on the east line of said Lot 6 lying 20 feet south of the northeasterly corner of said Lot 6 and there terminating.
That part of Lot 7, Block 51, GARY First Division lying south of the following described line: commencing at a point on the west line of said Lot 7 being ten feet north of the southwesterly corner of said Lot 7; thence proceeding in a easterly direction along a line ten feet north of and parallel to the south line of said Lot 7 to a point ten feet to the west of the east line of said Lot 7; thence deflecting in a northeasterly direction to a point on the east line of said Lot 7 lying 20 feet north of the southeasterly corner of said Lot 7 and there terminating.


STATEMENT OF PURPOSE:  This resolution provides for the acceptance of an easement from DEDA for an alley between two of the lots being conveyed by DEDA in the Gary New-Duluth neighborhood contingent upon the state's conveyance of the same to DEDA, and prior to the underlying fee interest in the property being conveyed to any third party, all in conjunction with the sale of lots for single-family homes in the area.