BY COUNCILOR STOVER:
RESOLVED, that the proper city officials are authorized to accept the donation of a permanent roadway easement from Canal Park Lodge LLC at no cost to the city over the following-described property in St. Louis County, Minnesota:
Lot 19, except the southerly 12 feet thereof, Lots 20, 21, 22,23 and 24, Block 1, Industrial Division of Duluth according to the recorded plat thereof on file and of record in the St. Louis County, Minnesota County Recorder’s office, and that part of Block 1, Industrial Division of Duluth lying within the following four boundary lines, to wit:
(a) The centerline of St. Croix Avenue (South First Avenue East);
(b) The extended southerly line of Lot 25, Block 1;
(c) The extended northerly line of the south ½ of Lot 29, Block 1;
(d) The United States Harbor Line;
An easement for a public street over, under and across the above-described property commencing at the southwesterly corner of the above-described parcel thence on an assigned bearing of north 15 degrees 55 minutes 35 seconds west along the easterly right-of-way of Canal Park Drive 75 feet to the point of beginning, thence continuing north 15 degrees 55 minutes 35 seconds west along the easterly right-of-way of Canal Park Drive 150 feet, thence south 63 degrees 04 minutes 58 seconds east 150 feet, thence south 50 degrees 29 minutes 44 seconds west 120 feet to the point of beginning and there terminating. Said easement contains 8249 square feet or .189 acres more or less.
STATEMENT OF PURPOSE: This resolution will authorize the acceptance of the donation of a permanent roadway easement from Canal Park Lodge, LLC. The existing hotel at this location is being demolished and replaced with a new hotel. The site layout for the new hotel requires Lake Place Drive to be relocated slightly. This easement will keep the roadway within the public right-of-way.