BY COUNCILOR STOVER:
RESOLVED, that by resolution of intent numbered 05-0825 the council did request the administration to prepare plans and specifications for construction of 125 feet of sanitary sewer in Central Avenue Alley beginning 60 feet north of Albion Avenue and extending northerly (City Job No. 0515SN) at an estimated cost of $23,250.
Said plans and specifications have been prepared and filed with the secretary of the special assessment board, and all persons affected by the proposed improvement or assessment have executed waiver agreements waiving the rights to a public hearing before the special assessment board and mailed notice thereof to the report of said board to the council recommending the improvement and their right to file a remonstrance petition against the project, all under Section 62 of the Duluth City Charter and Sections 45-79 and 45-80 of the Duluth City Code, 1969, as amended and have requested that the council immediately determine to make the subject improvements.
FURTHER RESOLVED, that said improvement as described above be made; that the estimated total cost of said improvement as estimated by the city engineer is $23,250, payable from Special Assessment Fund 0410, Agency 038, Project Number 0515SN, Object 5530, and that all of the cost of said improvement be defrayed by special assessment against the land and premises specially benefitted; that those assessed be permitted to pay said assessment in installments over a 15 year period, subject to Section 68 of the City Charter; that said assessment satisfy all the requirements of Section 60 of the Charter.
FURTHER RESOLVED, that the council order in subject project in accordance with the provisions of Section 62 of the City Charter and that said improvement is hereby ordered.
STATEMENT OF PURPOSE: Subject project was petitioned by 100 percent of the abutting property owners. All affected property owners have executed waiver agreements, waiving their rights to a hearing and to file a remonstrance petition under Charter and have requested the city to proceed with the project on an assessment basis.