04-0314R

RESOLUTION ACCEPTING A GRANT FROM THE MINNESOTA STATE TRANSPORTATION FUND FOR THE REHABILITATION OF BRIDGE NO. 69654 (OLD BRIDGE NO. L8504) OVER AMITY CREEK ON SEVEN BRIDGES ROAD IN THE AMOUNT OF $515,747.51.

BY COUNCILOR STOVER:

WHEREAS, the city of Duluth has applied to the commissioner of transportation for a grant from the Minnesota state transportation fund for the rehabilitation of Bridge No. 69654 (old Bridge No. L8504) over Amity Creek on Seven Bridges Road, S.P. 118-080-25; and

WHEREAS, the grant has been approved and the amount of the grant has been determined to be $515,747.51.

NOW, THEREFORE, BE IT RESOLVED, that the city of Duluth does hereby accept said grant and affirms that any rehabilitation costs qualify for Minnesota state transportation funds in excess of the grant will be appropriated from funds available to the city of Duluth, and that any grant monies appropriated for the rehabilitation costs but not required, based on the final audit, shall be returned to the Minnesota state transportation fund.

RESOLVED FURTHER, that grant monies received hereunder shall be deposited into the Permanent Improvement Fund 0411, Agency 035, Organization 2174, Object 5530.


STATEMENT OF PURPOSE:  This resolution accepts a grant from Minnesota state transportation funds in the amount of $515,747.51 for the replacement of Bridge No. 96954 (old Bridge No. L8504) over Amity Creek on Seven Bridges Road. The remaining funding for the project will be as follows: $49,370.86 from Permanent Improvement Fund 0411.