04-0508R

RESOLUTION VACATING ALLEY BETWEEN IRWIN AVENUE AND SIMONDS AVENUE SOUTH OF ASH STREET AND NORTH OF GODOLPHIN STREET IN BAY VIEW HEIGHTS (LINDBERG).

BY COUNCILOR GILBERT:

WHEREAS, a sufficient petition was filed with the city clerk requesting the vacation of an alley between Irwin Avenue and Simonds Avenue, south of Ash Street and north of Godolphin Street in Bay View Heights, Duluth, legally described as the alley between Lots 1-8, Block 58 and Lots 1-13, Block 64, Bay View Addition No. 2; and

WHEREAS, pursuant to Section 100 of the City Charter and Article IV of Chapter 45 of the Duluth City Code, 1959 as amended, such petition was duly referred to the city planning commission and such commission gave due notice of public hearing and did consider same in public hearing; and

WHEREAS, the city planning commission unanimously approved the alley vacation at its July 13, 2004, meeting (Reference No. 04066).

NOW, THEREFORE, BE IT RESOLVED, that the city council of the city of Duluth approves the vacation of the alley between Lots 1-8, Block 58 and Lots 1-13, Block 64, Bay View Heights Addition No. 2, and as more particularly described on Public Document No. ____________.

RESOLVED FURTHER, that the city clerk is hereby directed to record, with the register of deeds and/or the registrar of titles of St. Louis County, Minnesota, a certified copy of this resolution together with a plat showing the portion of the alley to be vacated.


STATEMENT OF PURPOSE:  This resolution vacates the alley between Irwin Avenue and Simonds Avenue south of Ash Street and north of Godolphin Street in Bay View Heights.

This petition received a unanimous approval of the Duluth planning commission at its regular meeting on July 13, 2004.