DISCLAIMER

 

07-0306R


RESOLUTION DENYING THE VACATION OF THE SOUTHERLY 33 FEET OF THE WASECA STREET RIGHT-OF-WAY FROM 65TH AVENUE WEST TO THE WESTERN BORDER OF THE ALLEY BETWEEN 65TH AVENUE WEST AND 64TH AVENUE WEST (STROM).

BY COUNCILOR STAUBER:

     The city council finds as follows:

     (a)  A sufficient petition was filed with the city clerk requesting the vacation of the southerly 33 feet of the Waseca Street right-of-way between 65th Avenue West to the western border of the alley between 65th Avenue West and 64th Avenue West; and

     (b)  Pursuant to Section 100 of the City Charter and Article IV of Chapter 45 of the Duluth City Code, 1959, as amended, such petition was duly referred to the city planning commission and such commission gave due notice of public hearing and did consider same in public hearing; and

     (c)  The planning commission, at its April 10, 2007, regular meeting, approved [nine to one (Sarvela)], the recommendation to vacate the petitioned portion of street; and

     (d)  There is a continuing public use for the easement and circumstances described in the file show it is in the public interest to retain the current easement in part for future expansion of Munger Trail.

     NOW, THEREFORE, BE IT RESOLVED, that the city council of the city of Duluth denies the petition to vacate the following portion of Waseca Street, legally described as:

           the southerly 33 feet of Waseca Street bordered by Block 7, Lot 32, and Block 3, Lots 6-10, Hunter's Grassy Point Addition Second Division, lying between the easterly line of the 65th Avenue West right-of-way and the westerly line of the alley right-of-way lying between 65th Avenue West and 64th Avenue West.


STATEMENT OF PURPOSE:  This resolution denies the vacation of the southerly 33 feet of Waseca Street bordered by Block 7, Lot 32, and Block 3, Lots 6-10, Hunter's Grassy Point Addition Second Division, lying between the easterly line of the 65th Avenue West right-of-way and the western border of the alley right-of-way lying between 65th Avenue West and 64th Avenue West.


Date filed: February 12, 2007

Action deadline: N/A