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Official Ordinance Publications

The following ordinances have been recently passed and approved and are available to the public for a minimum of 30 days, pursuant to City Charter Section 13, which states:  

"Every ordinance shall be published in full at least once on the city's official website within ten days after its passage and approval. Said publication shall remain on the city's official website for a period of at least 30 days."

File No. Ord. No. Title Date Published In Effect Date: 
10662 19-046-O AN ORDINANCE AMENDING CHAPTER 24 OF THE DULUTH CITY CODE BY ADDING A NEW ARTICLE VII REQUIRING A FIVE CENTS CHARGE FOR CARRYOUT BAGS. (AS AMENDED) 11/26/2019 04/01/2020
10676 20-005-O AN ORDINANCE AMENDING ORDINANCE 9417 DESIGNATING THE FORMER LESTER PARK BRANCH LIBRARY AS A DULUTH HERITAGE PRESERVATION LANDMARK. 2/11/2020 3/12/2020
10677 20-007-O AN ORDINANCE AUTHORIZING THE RELEASE OF A RESTRICTIVE COVENANT REGARDING A REVERSION CLAUSE OF PROPERTY ALREADY CONVEYED TO THE DULUTH ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT AUTHORITY. 2/11/2020 3/12/2020
10678 20-006-O AN ORDINANCE DEDICATING A PERPETUAL EASEMENT FOR UTILITY PURPOSES OVER CITY-OWNED PROPERTY. 2/11/2020 3/12/2020
10679 20-010-O AN ORDINANCE GRANTING A CONCURRENT USE PERMIT FOR A DECK AND ACCESSIBLE RAMP IN THE PLATTED STREET RIGHT OF WAY OF WEST MICHIGAN STREET. 2/24/20 3/26/20
10680 20-011-O AN ORDINANCE AUTHORIZING THE CONVEYANCE OF CERTAIN REAL PROPERTY IN THE LESTER PARK NEIGHBORHOOD TO THE DULUTH ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT AUTHORITY FOR NOMINAL CONSIDERATION. 2/24/20 3/26/20
10681 20-012-O AN ORDINANCE DEDICATING A PERPETUAL EASEMENT FOR STREET AND UTILITY PURPOSES OVER CITY-OWNED PROPERTY. 2/24/20 3/26/20
10682 20-004-O AN ORDINANCE AMENDING CHAPTER 2, ARTICLE XVII, SECTIONS 2-95 AND 2-96, OF THE DULUTH CITY CODE TO REDUCE THE MEMBERSHIP OF THE COMMISSION ON DISABILITIES FROM 17 TO NINE, MAKE THE QUALIFYING CRITERIA TO BE A MEMBER OF THE COMMISSION LESS RESTRICTIVE, AND UPDATE THE DUTIES OF THE COMMISSION. 2/24/20 3/26/20
10683 20-013-O AN ORDINANCE AMENDING CHAPTER 34 OF THE DULUTH CITY CODE BY ADDING SECTION 34-44 REQUIRING ACCESS TO MULTI-UNIT HOUSING STRUCTURES BY UNITED STATES CENSUS BUREAU EMPLOYEES. 3/10/20 4/9/20
10684 20-015-O AN ORDINANCE AMENDING THE OFFICIAL NATURAL RESOURCES OVERLAY ZONING MAP OF THE CITY OF DULUTH TO EXTEND SHORELAND PROTECTIONS TO CERTAIN DESIGNATED RIVERS, CREEKS, TRIBUTARIES, AND STREAMS WITHIN TWO ANNEXATION AREAS. 3/10/20 4/9/20
10685 20-017-O AN ORDINANCE AMENDING THE OFFICIAL ZONING MAP OF THE CITY OF DULUTH TO RECLASSIFY PROPERTY IN THE IRVING AND FAIRMOUNT NEIGHBORHOODS IN ACCORDANCE WITH THE RECOMMENDATIONS FROM THE 2017 IRVING AND FAIRMOUNT BROWNFIELDS REVITALIZATION PLAN. 3/10/20 4/9/20
10686 20-018-O AN ORDINANCE GRANTING KITCHI GAMMI CLUB FOUNDATION, INC. A CONCURRENT USE PERMIT FOR A CANOPY IN THE PLATTED STREET RIGHT OF WAY OF NORTH 9TH AVENUE EAST. 3/10/20 4/9/20
10687 20-019-O AN ORDINANCE AMENDING THE OFFICIAL ZONING MAP OF THE CITY OF DULUTH TO RECLASSIFY PROPERTY NEAR HARTLEY PARK, FREDERICK RODNEY PAINE FOREST PRESERVE, AND MAGNEY-SNIVELY NATURAL AREA FROM R-C (RURAL CONSERVATION), RR-1 (RURAL RESIDENTIAL 1), AND R-1 (RESIDENTIAL-TRADITIONAL), TO P-1 (PARK AND OPEN SPACE). 3/10/20 4/9/20
10688 20-021-O AN ORDINANCE AMENDING THE OFFICIAL ZONING MAP OF THE CITY OF DULUTH TO RECLASSIFY ZONING DESIGNATION OF PROPERTY WITHIN FOUR AREAS OF DULUTH IN ACCORDANCE WITH THE RECOMMENDATIONS FROM THE IMAGINE DULUTH 2035 COMPREHENSIVE PLAN. 3/10/20 4/9/20
10689 20-014-0 AN ORDINANCE AUTHORIZING THE CONVEYANCE OF A PERMANENT, NON-EXCLUSIVE EASEMENT TO HOLLY L. HANSEN FOR A GRAVITY GROUNDWATER DRAIN-TILE SEWER LINE FOR NOMINAL CONSIDERATION. 3/10/20 4/9/20
10690 20-022-O ORDINANCE AMENDING CHAPTER 29, HOTELS, MOTELS AND MOTOR COURTS, REGARDING ACCESSORY HOME SHARE, ACCESSORY VACATION DWELLING UNIT AND VACATION DWELLING UNIT. 3/24/20 4/23/20
10692 20-023-O AN ORDINANCE DEDICATING A PERPETUAL EASEMENT FOR STREET PURPOSES OVER CITY-OWNED PROPERTY. 3/24/20 4/23/20
10693 20-024-O AN ORDINANCE AMENDING THE OFFICIAL ZONING MAP OF THE CITY OF DULUTH TO RECLASSIFY PROPERTY AT 108 EAST 6TH STREET KNOWN AS NETTLETON SCHOOL IN ACCORDANCE TO THE FUTURE LAND USE. 4/14/20 5/15/20
10694 20-025-O AN ORDINANCE GRANTING ONEIDA COMMERCIAL REAL ESTATE SERVICES A CONCURRENT USE PERMIT FOR A DECK AND ACCESSIBLE RAMP IN THE PLATTED STREET RIGHT OF WAY OF BUCHANAN STREET. 4/14/20 5/15/20
10695 20-027-O AN ORDINANCE AUTHORIZING THE CONVEYANCE OF CERTAIN REAL PROPERTY IN DOWNTOWN DULUTH TO MINNESOTA POWER, A DIVISION OF ALLETE, INC., FOR NOMINAL CONSIDERATION. 4/14/20 5/15/20
10696 20-026-O AN ORDINANCE DEDICATING A PERPETUAL EASEMENT FOR RIGHT-OF-WAY PURPOSES OVER CITY-OWNED PROPERTY IN DOWNTOWN DULUTH. 4/14/20 5/15/20
10697 20-028-O ORDINANCE AMENDING SECTION 2 OF ORDINANCE 10662 TO CHANGE THE EFFECTIVE DATE OF THE ORDINANCE TO JULY 1, 2020. (AS AMENDED) 4/14/20 5/15/20
10698 20-016-O (A) AN ORDINANCE AMENDING SECTIONS 50-20.3, 50-20.5, AND 50-37.10.E, TO AMEND STANDARDS RELATED TO VACATION DWELLINGS AND ACCESSORY HOME SHARES, AND TO INCREASE THE NUMBER OF ALLOWABLE VACATION RENTAL PERMITS. 4/14/20 5/15/20
10701 20-033-O ORDINANCE AMENDING CHAPTER 2 OF THE DULUTH CITY CODE BY ADDING ARTICLE XXXVI ESTABLISHING A DULUTH AFRICAN HERITAGE COMMISSION. 5/12/20 6/11/20
10702 20-034-O AN ORDINANCE AUTHORIZING THE CONVEYANCE OF A PERMANENT EASEMENT TO THE STATE OF MINNESOTA FOR HIGHWAY RIGHT OF WAY PURPOSES, TOGETHER WITH A TEMPORARY EASEMENT FOR HIGHWAY PURPOSES, OVER REAL PROPERTY IN LINCOLN PARK FOR $163,550.00. 5/12/20 6/11/20
10703 20-032-O ORDINANCE AMENDING SECTION 21-1 OF THE DULUTH CITY CODE TO ADOPT AND INCORPORATE THE 2020 AMENDMENTS TO THE MINNESOTA STATE FIRE CODE. 5/27/20 6/26/20
10704 20-031-O AN ORDINANCE DEDICATING REAL PROPERTY AS PARK PROPERTY. 5/27/20 6/26/20
10700 20-035-O AN ORDINANCE GRANTING
ST. LUKE’S HOSPITAL A
CONCURRENT USE PERMIT
FOR A PAVEMENT
SNOWMELT SYSTEM IN THE
PLATTED STREET RIGHT OF
WAY OF EAST SECOND
STREET NEAR 1012 EAST
SECOND STREET.
5/27/20 6/26/20
10705 20-036-O AN ORDINANCE GRANTING
MARY DUBOIS AT 3322
MINNESOTA AVENUE A
CONCURRENT USE PERMIT
FOR A SHELTER IN THE
PLATTED STREET RIGHT OF
WAY OF SOUTH LAKE
AVENUE.
5/27/20 6/26/20
10706 20-037-O AN ORDINANCE GRANTING
MINNESOTA POWER, A
DIVISION OF ALLETE, INC., A
CONCURRENT USE PERMIT
FOR A PARKING
STRUCTURE IN THE
PLATTED STREET RIGHT OF
WAY OF SUPERIOR STREET.
5/27/20 6/26/20
10699 20-039-O AN ORDINANCE AMENDING
CHAPTER 8 OF THE DULUTH
CITY CODE, 1959, AS
AMENDED, REGARDING
ALCOHOLIC BEVERAGES.
(REPLACEMENT)
5/27/20 6/26/20
10707 20-040-O AN ORDINANCE AMENDING
THE OFFICIAL ZONING MAP
OF THE CITY OF DULUTH TO RECLASSIFY PROPERTY
NEAR HIGHLAND STREET
BETWEEN NORTH 57TH
AVENUE WEST AND NORTH
61ST AVENUE WEST FROM
INDUSTRIAL-GENERAL (I-G)
TO MIXED USE BUSINESS
PARK (MU-B) AND
RESIDENTIAL-TRADITIONAL
(R-1).
AN ORDINANCE
6/9/20 7/9/20
10709 20-042-O AN ORDINANCE GRANTING
THE DULUTH SEAWAY PORT
AUTHORITY A CONCURRENT
USE PERMIT FOR
STORMWATER
IMPROVEMENTS AND
STRUCTURE IN THE RIGHT
OF WAY OF HELBERG
DRIVE.
6/23/20 7/23/20
10710 20-043-O AN ORDINANCE
AUTHORIZING AN AMENDED
AND RESTATED EASEMENT
WITH GEORGE HOVLAND
AND JANE HOVLAND FOR
INGRESS AND EGRESS AND
UTILITY PURPOSES FOR
NOMINAL CONSIDERATION.
6/23/20 7/23/20
10708 20-044-O AN EMERGENCY
ORDINANCE AMENDING
CHAPTER 34 OF THE
DULUTH CITY CODE BY
ADDING SECTION 34-45
REQUIRING FACE
COVERINGS INDOORS
SPACES OF PUBLIC
ACCOMMODATION.
(REPLACEMENT)
7/14/20 8/13/20
10711 20-045-O AN ORDINANCE
AUTHORIZING THE
ISSUANCE, SALE AND
DELIVERY OF TAXABLE
GENERAL OBLIGATION
STEAM UTILITY REVENUE
BONDS OF THE CITY OF
DULUTH IN AN AMOUNT NOT
TO EXCEED $11,000,000
UPON TERMS AND
CONDITIONS TO BE
PROVIDED BY RESOLUTION
OF THE CITY COUNCIL AND
PLEDGING REVENUES FOR
THE PAYMENT THEREOF.
8/18/20 9/17/20
10712 20-046-O AN ORDINANCE
AUTHORIZING THE
ISSUANCE, SALE AND
DELIVERY OF GENERAL
OBLIGATION BONDS
(LAKEWALK RESTORATION)
OF THE CITY OF DULUTH IN
AN AMOUNT NOT TO
EXCEED $4,500,000 UPON
TERMS AND CONDITIONS TO
BE PROVIDED BY
RESOLUTION OF THE CITY
COUNCIL AND LEVYING
TAXES FOR THE PAYMENT
THEREOF.
8/18/20 9/17/20
10713 20-048-O AN ORDINANCE GRANTING THE ST. LOUIS AND LAKE COUNTIES REGIONAL RAILROAD AUTHORITY A CONCURRENT USE PERMIT FOR LOW CLEARANCE WARNING SIGNS IN THE PLATTED STREET RIGHT-OF-WAY OF 36TH AVENUE EAST BETWEEN GREYSOLON ROAD AND LONDON ROAD. 10/13/20 11/12/20
10714 20-049-O AN ORDINANCE GRANTING THE ST. LOUIS AND LAKE COUNTIES REGIONAL RAILROAD AUTHORITY A CONCURRENT USE PERMIT FOR ACTIVE LOW CLEARANCE WARNING SIGNS IN THE PLATTED STREET RIGHT-OF-WAY OF 32TH AVENUE EAST BETWEEN GREYSOLON ROAD AND LONDON ROAD. 10/13/20 11/12/20
10715 20-50-O AN ORDINANCE GRANTING STATION TWO LLC A CONCURRENT USE PERMIT FOR A CONCRETE BARRIER IN THE PLATTED STREET RIGHT OF WAY OF WEST 1ST STREET. 10/13/20 11/12/20