BY COUNCILOR GILBERT:
(a) The city council finds a sufficient petition was filed with the city planning commission dedicating to the public street and utility easements in Tracts A and B in Registered Land Survey #65 and Lots 15 and 16, Block 152, Duluth Proper Third Division; and
(b) That the planning commission, at its September 12, 2006, regular meeting, did approve, unanimously, the dedication of the street and utility easements; and
(c) That the city council of the city of Duluth approves the dedication to the public street and utility easements in Tracts A and B in Registered Land Survey #65 and Lots 15 and 16, Block 152, Duluth Proper Third Division, more particularly described on Public Document No. ___________________; and
(d) That the city clerk is hereby directed to record, with the register of deeds and/or the registrar of titles of Saint Louis County, Minnesota, a certified copy of this resolution together with a plat showing those easements dedicated.
STATEMENT OF PURPOSE: This resolution accepts the dedication of street and utility easements in Phase I of the Harbor Highlands HOPE VI project. These easements cover streets and utilities already constructed in the project in preparation for transferring control of the streets and utilities to the city.
This resolution should have no effect on the tax base.