BY COUNCILOR GILBERT:
WHEREAS, pursuant to Section 50-140(c) of the Duluth City Code, Robert Johannessen has appealed to the city council regarding the city planning commission’s denial of a front yard parking permit for property legally described as Lot 14, Block 25, Lakewater Division of Duluth; and
WHEREAS, the city planning commission, at a public hearing held during the regular December 14, 2004, meeting, resolved to deny this request by a vote of 10-0-2; and
WHEREAS, the city council’s planning and economic development committee held a committee hearing January 24, 2004, to consider this appeal and determined that the requirements of Section 50-30 are met (reference Planning Commission File No. 04132).
NOW THEREFORE, BE IT RESOLVED, that the city council of the city of Duluth finds that the plans submitted and dated November 23, 2004, meet the requirements specified in Section 50-141 of the Zoning Code.
RESOLVED FURTHER, that the decision of the city planning commission is reversed and the city planning staff is ordered to issue a front yard parking permit.
STATEMENT OF PURPOSE: This resolution will have no impact on the tax base.
This resolution reverses the December 14, 2004, action of the city planning commission and its denial of a front yard parking permit to the requestor and directs the city planning staff to issue a front yard parking permit, subject to the requirements and conditions described above, for property located at 912 East 11th Street.
Date of application received by planning and development: November 23, 2004
Action date: March 23, 2004