BY COUNCILOR REINERT:
RESOLVED, that the city of Duluth nominates Tom Ryther to be appointed to the Minnesota governor’s coastal council and supports his appointment.
STATEMENT OF PURPOSE: The governor’s coastal council makes recommendations to the commissioner of the DNR on the coastal program grant priorities, projects to receive funding and the program’s budget. Since Duluth is the largest city on the coast, its interests should be represented. Mr. Ryther is an environmental consultant, a member of the Skyline Planning and Preservation Alliance and has a long experience in government and environmental operations in Ohio.