BY COUNCILORS GILBERT, NESS AND KRAUSE:
The council makes the following findings:
(a) The commission on higher education was created by Ordinance 9568 and is codified in the Duluth City Code, Section 2-158, et. seq.;
(b) The activities of the commission are valuable;
(c) Students, through their student government, have expressed interest in having the commission operate;
(d) The commission has been inoperable in part because commissioners have not been appointed.
NOW, THEREFORE, BE IT RESOLVED, that the council requests that each of the named institutions of higher education, each student government and the mayor appoint representatives to the commission, as set out in the City Code, and do other acts necessary to facilitate operation of the commission on higher education.
STATEMENT OF PURPOSE: This resolution urges the stakeholders to begin operations of the commission.