07-0580R


RESOLUTION CHANGING BUS STOP LOCATIONS.

BY COUNCILOR REINERT:

     The city council finds:

     (a)  The Duluth Transit Authority has studied Downtown transit passenger usage and proposed changes in bus stop locations; and

     (b)  The DTA has held public hearings and open meetings as well as met with specific interest groups in the Downtown; and

     (c)  The DTA plan better serves its customers as well as the Downtown; and

     (d)  The DTA has requested that the city of Duluth formally designate these stops.

     NOW, THEREFORE, BE IT RESOLVED, that the Duluth City Council hereby approves the DTA request to modify Downtown bus stops by adding:

     (a)  Second Avenue East on Superior Street northwest corner first 55 feet, southeast corner first 55 feet; and

     (b)  On Third Avenue East above the alley both sides of the street first 55 feet.

     FURTHERMORE, BE IT RESOLVED, that the Duluth City Council hereby approves the DTA request to modify Downtown bus stops by deleting:

     (a)  Second Avenue East above Superior Street northwest corner first 45 feet, northeast corner first 55 feet.

     Changes to be effective September 2, 2007.


STATEMENT OF PURPOSE:  This resolution changes the location of various bus stops.