DISCLAIMER

 

05-0822R


RESOLUTION AUTHORIZING AN AGREEMENT WITH THE MINNESOTA DEPARTMENT OF NATURAL RESOURCES FOR CROSSING THE LESTER RIVER IN CONJUNCTION WITH EAST LEG GAS MAIN PHASE V IN EAST SUPERIOR STREET FROM 60TH AVENUE EAST TO LAKEWOOD ROAD (CITY JOB NO. 0030GS).

BY COUNCILOR STOVER:

     RESOLVED, that the proper city officials are authorized to enter into a license agreement substantially in the form of that on file in the office of the city clerk as Public Document No. ____________ with the Minnesota department of natural resources for crossing the Lester River in conjunction with the city’s east leg gas main Phase V in East Superior Street from 60th Avenue East to Lakewood Road, at a cost not to exceed $321, payable from Gas Construction Bond Fund 521, Agency 500, Object 5532, Project No. 0030GS.


STATEMENT OF PURPOSE:  This resolution authorizes a licence agreement with the Minnesota department of natural resources for crossing the Lester River in conjunction with the city’s east leg gas main Phase V in East Superior Street from 60th Avenue East to Lakewood Road.


Pursuant to the license agreement authorized by this resolution, the city will make a one-time payment to the Minnesota department of natural resources for crossing the Lester River. This license agreement may be renewed at the end of the license period if both the city and the Minnesota department of natural resources wish to renew the license. The city will also agree that the state will be protected from any liability arising out of the city’s usage of the waters.


The city will be awarding a construction contract to construct a six inch PE gas main extension to provide gas service to homes along East Superior Street and to the city’s Lakewood water treatment plant. This is the city’s east leg gas main Phase V to be constructed in East Superior Street from 60th Avenue East to Lakewood Road. The gas main will be a six inch steel pipe supported under the bridge deck where it crosses the Lester River.