RESOLVED, that the proper city officials are hereby authorized to enter into a one year agreement with the Housing and Redevelopment Authority of Duluth (HRA), said agreement substantially the same as that on file with the city clerk as Public Document No. __________, for professional right-of-way and easement acquisition services for year 2008 transportation and utility improvement projects for an estimated amount of $20,000, payable from various funds.
PWU/PURCH DS:le 2/27/2008
STATEMENT OF PURPOSE: This resolution will authorize a city contract with the Housing and Redevelopment Authority of Duluth to acquire, in the name of the city, permanent and temporary easements for 2008 in accordance with state and federal regulations for an estimated $20,000, payable from various funds.
The HRA’s services shall include everything necessary for the acquisitions, including appraisals, legal services, abstracting services, filing fees and costs of administration. The city will pay each property owner directly for property costs.
The agency has provided this service since 2002.
Requisition No. 08-0174