BY COUNCILOR STOVER:
With the resolution of intent numbered 05-0790, the council did request the administration to prepare plans and specifications for the construction of a residential street, sanitary sewer and watermain in Spear Avenue from Silcox Avenue to Livingston Avenue at an estimated cost of $430,000;and
Said plans and specifications have been prepared and filed with the secretary of the special assessments board; and
Proper notice has been sent to the benefitting property owners; the special assessment board has conducted a hearing to meet and hear any person affected by the proposed improvement or assessment; the special assessment board has submitted its report to this council pursuant to Section 45-75, Duluth City Code, 1959, as amended; and the said board, at the direction of the mayor, has furnished this council with information as required by Section 45-80 of the Duluth City Code, 1959, as amended.
RESOLVED, that said improvement as described above be made; that the estimated total cost of said improvement as estimated by the city engineer is $430,000, payable from Special Assessment Fund 0410, Agency 038, Object 5530, Project Number 0537TR, and that all costs 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 fifteen year period, subject to Section 68 of the City Charter; that said assessment will 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: The purpose of this resolution is to order in the construction of Spear Avenue from Silcox Avenue to Livingston Avenue, City Job No. 0537TR. The estimated total project cost of $430,000 will be assessed to the benefitting property with $150,000 for street construction, $130,000 for sanitary sewer construction and $150,000 for watermain construction.