DISCLAIMER

 

06-0143R


RESOLUTION ACCEPTING A PUBLIC RECREATIONAL TRAIL EASEMENT FROM THE REGENTS OF THE UNIVERSITY OF MINNESOTA ADJACENT TO TISCHER CREEK.

BY COUNCILOR STAUBER:

     RESOLVED, that the proper city officials are hereby authorized to accept a public recreational trail easement, a copy of which is on file in the office of the City Clerk as Public Document No. __________, from the Regents of the University of Minnesota for property adjacent to Tischer Creek east of 32nd Avenue East and between London Road and Greysolon Road, and to accept the terms thereof, which easement is legally described as:

           A two hundred foot wide strip of property lying one hundred feet on either side of the center line of Tischer Creek as it runs over, under, and across Blocks 24 and 38, RE-ARRANGEMENT OF PART OF EAST DULUTH AND OF FIRST ADDITION TO EAST DULUTH, county of St. Louis, state of Minnesota.


STATEMENT OF PURPOSE: The Regents of the University of Minnesota were gifted the former Congdon Estate property. Prior to selling the property portion along Tischer Creek known as the Orchard Property, the regents offered to the city to establish and dedicate to the city a public recreational trail easement of one hundred feet on either side of the center thread of Tischer Creek within Blocks 24 and 38. Acceptance of this easement will allow the City to develop the Tischer Creek corridor for future public recreational trail use. By accepting this easement the city agrees to accept liability for any injuries or damages arising out of its use.