Public Notices Nov. 20, 2013 Ramsey County - Maplewood Review

Public Notices & Legal Notices published Nov. 20, 2013 in the Ramsey County - Maplewood Review

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NOTICE OF MORTGAGE FORECLOSURE SALE Date: October 23, 2013 YOU ARE NOTIFIED THAT: 1. Default has occurred in the conditions of that certain Mortgage dated July 5, 2007, executed by Alibon, LLC to Access Bank, and filed for record on August 23, 2007, as Document No. 4050576, in the Office of the Recorder of Ramsey County, Minnesota, as and as thereafter amended, modified and assigned to PrinsBank by Assignment of Mortgage dated June 10, 2011, and recorded on June 27, 2011, as Document No. 4285423. 2. The original principal amount secured by the Mortgage was: $284,000.00. 3. No action or proceeding at law is now pending to recover the debt secured by the Mortgage, or any part thereof. 4. The holder of the Mortgage has complied with all conditions precedent to acceleration of the debt secured by the Mortgage and foreclosure of the Mortgage, and all notice and other requirements of applicable statutes. 5. At the date of this notice the amount due on the Mortgage, and taxes, if any, paid by the holder of the Mortgage is: $288,306.09. 6. Pursuant to the power of sale in the Mortgage, the Mortgage will be foreclosed, on the land described as follows: THE NORTH 25 FEET OF LOTS 14 AND 15, BLOCK 34, PLAT OF CHAS. WEIDE’S SUBDIVISION OF BLOCK 34 OF ARLINGTON HILLS ADDITION TO ST. PAUL, RAMSEY COUNTY, MINNESOTA. PID No. 29-29-22-42-0144 Known Address: 900 Payne Avenue, St. Paul, MN 55130 and will be sold by the County Sheriff of Ramsey County, Minnesota, at public auction on December 17, 2013, at 10:00 o’clock a.m. at the address of 25 West Fourth Street, Suite 150, St. Paul, Minnesota 55101. 7. The time allowed by law for redemption of Mortgagors or Mortgagor’s personal representatives or assigns is six (6) months after the date of sale. 8. If the Mortgage is not reinstated under Minn. Stat. §580.30 or the property is not redeemed under Minn. Stat. §580.23, the Mortgagor must vacate the property on or before 11:59 p.m. on June 17, 2014, or the next business day if June 17, 2014, falls on Saturday, Sunday or legal holiday. 9. THE TIME ALLOWED BY LAW FOR REDEMPTION BY THE MORTGAGOR, THE MORTGAGOR’S PERSONAL REPRESENTATIVES OR ASSIGNS MAY BE REDUCED TO FIVE WEEKS IF A JUDICIAL ORDER IS ENTERED UNDER MINNESOTA STATUTES, SECTION 582.032, DETERMINING, AMONG OTHER THINGS THAT THE MORTGAGED PREMISES ARE IMPROVED WITH A RESIDENTIAL DWELLING OF LESS THAN FIVE UNITS, ARE NOT PROPERTY USED IN AGRICULTURAL PRODUCTION, AND ARE ABANDONED. THIS IS AN ATTEMPT TO COLLECT A DEBT AND ANY INFORMATION OBTAINED WILL BE USED FOR THAT PURPOSE. Mortgagee or Assignee of Mortgage: By /s/ Dorraine A. Larison (#20369) Attorneys for Mortgagee or Assignee of Mortgagee: GRAY, PLANT, MOOTY, MOOTY & BENNETT, P.A. 1010 West St. Germain, Suite 500 St. Cloud, MN 56301 (320) 252-4414 (Review: Oct. 30, Nov. 6, 13, 20, 27, Dec. 4, 2013)


RAMSEY-WASHINGTON METRO WATERSHED DISTRICT ADVERTISEMENT FOR BIDS Sealed bids for Capital Improvement Project Maintenance/ Repairs 2014 in Little Canada, Minnesota will be received by the Owner at the office of Barr Engineering Co. until 10:00 a.m., CST, Tuesday, November 26, 2013 and then publicly opened and read aloud. The Work consists of furnishing all labor, materials, equipment, skills, and performing all operations required to construct the Work. The Work includes, but is not limited to, mobilization and demobilization at multiple sites; control of water and/or dewatering to perform work; excavation with off-site disposal of sediment/muck/vegetation from storm water detention ponds and channels; excavation with off-site disposal of sediment/muck/ vegetation from storm water modular block paver basins; perform routine removal with off-site disposal of sediment/debris from manhole/catch basin-type structures and pipelines; debris cleaning along and between slots of timber weirs; general site work, earthwork and grading; storm sewer pipe line and culvert repairs including reinforced concrete and metal appurtenances; maintenance and repair of sediment control dike in open water channel consisting of large to small rock sizes; replenish lime rock material at existing permeable storm water treatment system; riprap and filter installation at pond inlets/outlets; herbaceous live plug planting; site restoration with native seed mixes; temporary erosion control BMPs all as provided for in the Bidding Documents. All quantities and work items in this advertisement for bid are approximate and not guaranteed. Complete digital project documents are available at www.questcdn.com. You may download the digital plan documents for twenty dollars ($20.00) by inputting Quest Project #2994437 on the website’s Project Search page. Please contact QuestCDN.com at 952-233-1632 or info@questcdn.com for assistance in free membership registration, downloading, and working with this digital project information. An optional paper set of project documents may also be examined and/or obtained at the office of the Engineer. Potential bidders may obtain the documents for a nonrefundable price of one hundred dollars ($100.00) per set. Please make your check payable to Barr Engineering Co. and send it to 4700 West 77th Street, Edina, Minnesota 55435. Please contact us at Phone: 952-832-2600; or Fax: 952-832- 2601 if you have any questions. Partial sets of documents will not be issued. (Review: Nov. 13, 20, 2013)


PUBLIC NOTICE The Ramsey County Public Works Department hereby gives public notice of its intent to aerate certain County lakes to prevent winterkill of fish. Aeration systems create open water and thin ice. Stay clear of marked areas! The County intends to use both permanent and mobile systems, which will be operated between November 15, 2013 and April 15, 2014, as needed. Mobile systems will be used at Como, Otter, Beaver, and Pickerel lakes. Permanent systems will be used at Island, Como, Loeb, Owasso, and Silver Lake in North St. Paul. The Department of Natural Resources has issued permits to the Ramsey County Department of Public Works to do this work. (Review: Nov. 13, 20, 2013, Jan. 1, Feb. 5, Mar. 5, 2014)


CERTIFICATE OF ASSUMED NAME STATE OF MINNESOTA Minnesota Statutes Chapter 333: 1. List the exact assumed name under which the business is or will be conducted: Steele Fitness St. Paul 2. Principal Place of Business:857 Grand Avenue, St. Paul, MN 55105 3. List the name and complete street address of all persons conducting business under the above Assumed Name: Steele Fitness, LLC, 2411 Galpin Court, Suite 110, Chanhassen, MN 55317 4. I, the undersigned, certify that I am signing this document as the person whose signature is required, or as agent of the person(s) whose signature would be required who has authorized me to sign this document on his/her behalf, or in both capacities. I further certify that I have completed all required fields, and that the information in this document is true and correct and in compliance with the applicable chapter of Minnesota Statutes. I understand that by signing this document I am subject to the penalties of perjury as set forth in Section 609.48 as if I had signed this document under oath. Date: 11 Oct. 13 /s/ Peter Taunton President (Review: Nov. 13, 20, 2013)


Document 00 11 14 ADVERTISEMENT FOR BIDS The City of Maplewood, Minnesota, will receive bids for the Maplewood Fire Department South Station, City Project No. 12-14, subject to terms and conditions contained in Bidding Documents prepared by Kimley- Horn and Associates, Inc. Bids will be on a lump sum basis. Owner will receive, by mail or personal delivery at address below, sealed bids from qualified bidders until 2:00 p.m., Thursday, December 12, 2013, at which time bids will be opened and tabulated according to law. Enclose bids in a sealed envelope, addressed to City of Maplewood, 1830 County Road B East, Maplewood, MN 55109. Clearly mark envelope in lower right hand corner as follows: BID ENCLOSED PROJECT NAME: Maplewood Fire Department South Station, CP 12-14 OWNER NAME: City of Maplewood, Minnesota BID DUE TIME: 2:00 p.m. DATE: Thursday, December 12, 2013 Digital copies of the Bidding Documents are available at QuestCDN for a fee of $30. These documents may be downloaded by searching for the project on QuestCDN’s website Project Search page by entering eBidDocTM Number 2991605. For assistance and free membership registration, contact QuestCDN at (952) 233- 1632 or info@questcdn.com. Paper copies of the Bidding Documents may be obtained from Docunet Corp. located at 2435 Xenium Lane North, Plymouth, MN 55441 (763) 475- 9600 for a fee of $175. Bidding Documents may be seen after November 18, 2013, at the issuing office of Kimley-Horn and Associates, Inc. located at 2550 University Avenue West, Suite 238N, St. Paul, MN 55114, (651) 645-4197. All bids must be accompanied by a certified check or bid bond, payable to the City of Maplewood, Minnesota, in an amount equal to five percent (5%) of the total bid, conditioned that if the bidder is the successful bidder, they will enter into a contract in accordance with said bid and will furnish such performance and payment bonds as are specified. No bidder may withdraw their bid for at least 90 days after the scheduled closing time for the receipt of bids. The City reserves the right to reject any or all bids. The City also reserves the right to waive any minor irregularities and deviations; however, any bid which contains a material variance from plans and specifications will be rejected. A material variance is one that gives a bidder a substantial benefit or advantage not enjoyed by other bidders. Karen E. Guilfoile, City Clerk City of Maplewood, Minnesota (Review: Nov. 13, 20, 2013)


NOTICE Notice is hereby given that on December 13, 2013 at 10:00 AM at Acorn Mini Storage, 2457 Maplewood Avenue, city of Maplewood, county of Ramsey, state of Minnesota, the undersigned Acorn Mini Storage will sell at Public Sale by competitive bidding the personal property heretofore stored with the undersigned by: Unit # 370A - Shane Murray - tools, automotive parts, bicycle, tool roller cabinet, lawn mower, leaf blower, BBQ grill, power chair, furniture, boxes of unknown content. #4432796 Unit # 962 - Karlinda Brown - furniture, boxes of unknown content. #4432799 Unit # 1012 - Rajer Taoly - sports equip., television, furniture, boxes of unknown content. #4432799 (Review: Nov. 20, 27, 2013)


CITY OF NORTH ST. PAUL NOTICE OF HEARING ON IMPROVEMENT S. A. D. 14-01 Notice is hereby given that the City Council of North St. Paul will meet in the Council Chambers of City Hall, located at 2400 Margaret Street, North St. Paul, at 7:00 P.M. on Tuesday, December 17, 2013 to consider the making of an improvement on Chippewa Avenue from Beam Avenue to Delaware Avenue; Shawnee Drive from Chippewa Avenue to McKnight Road; Delaware Avenue from Shawnee Drive to 17th Avenue East; Apache Road from Shawnee Drive to Mohawk Road; and Mohawk Road from Delaware Avenue to McKnight Road by reconstruction of the street and replacement of sanitary sewer and water public main lines, storm sewer improvements, trails/ sidewalks, street lighting, and electric and other burying of overhead and underground utilities, pursuant to Minnesota Statutes, Section 429.011 to 429.111. The estimated cost for this improvement is $4,626,000.00. A reasonable estimate of the impact of the assessment will be available at the hearing. The area proposed to be assessed for such improvement is the property abutting on such streets. Such persons as desire to be heard with reference to the proposed improvement will be heard at this meeting. Written and oral comments will be considered. Persons who require this information in another format should contact City Hall at (651) 747-2403 at least 72 hours prior to the public hearing. Jason Ziemer - City Manager (Review: Nov. 20, 27, 2013)


RAMSEY COUNTY PROCUREMENT ROOM 210 CITY HALL/COURTHOUSE 15 WEST KELLOGG BLVD. SAINT PAUL, MINNESOTA 55102-1674 651-266-8072 Ramsey County plans to release solicitation opportunities on Onvia DemandStar its official web site as an alternative method of public notice pursuant to Section 331A.03 of the Minnesota Statutes. Individuals may go to the Onvia DemandStar section of the Ramsey County Purchasing Webpage (http://www.co.ramsey.mn.us/ba/ procure.htm) to access registration information. SOLICITATION: RFB-ISDP1675-DC OPENING DATE: 12/05/2013 PROJECT DESCRIPTION: RAMSEY COUNTY IS SEEKING A QUALIFIED FIRM TO PROVIDE ANNUAL HP PRINTER MAINTENANCE TO THE INFORMATION SERVICES DEPARTMENT SOLICITATION: RFP-PRMG6334-KV OPENING DATE: 12/19/2013 PROJECT DESCRIPTION: CONSTRUCTION MANAGER AT RISK TEAM SERVICES FOR THE DESIGN, ENGINEERING, AND CONSTRUCTION NEEDED TO REMODEL AND EXPAND THE RAMSEY COUNTY LIBRARY IN WHITE BEAR LAKE PRE-SOLICITATION RESPONSE CONFERENCE: THURSDAY DECEMBER 5, 2013 AT 10:00 A.M. AT WHITE BEAR LAKE LIBRARY, 4698 CLARK AVENUE, WHITE BEAR LAKE, MN 55110 SOLICITATION: RFB-PH555-5372-KB OPENING DATE: 12/5/2013 PROJECT DESCRIPTION: AUTOMATED SYSTEM FOR NUCLEIC ACID AMPLIFICATION TESTING FOR CHLAMYDIA TRACHOMATIS, NEISSERIA GONORRHEA AND TRICHOMONAS VAGINALIS, INCLUSIVE OF EQUIPMENT, ONGOING MAINTENANCE, SUPPORT, OPERATOR TRAINING AND RELATED TEST KITS AND SUPPLIES SOLICITATION: RFB-PH5290-KV OPENING DATE: 12/19/2013 PROJECT DESCRIPTION: RAMSEY COUNTY IS SEEKING TO CONTRACT THE PROCESSING AND REMOVAL OF TREE AND SHRUB WASTE FROM FOUR COUNTY YARD WASTE SITES ON A PERIODIC BASIS (Review: Nov. 20, 2013)


NOTICE OF SALE OF TAX FORFEITED LANDS ON DECEMBER 6, 2013
The Ramsey County Board of Commissioners has prepared an Auction List, dated October 23, 2013, attached as Exhibit “B” and on file with the Chief Clerk, of lands forfeited to the state pursuant to Minnesota Statutes Chapter 281, and classified as  non-conservation lands pursuant to Minnesota Statutes Chapter 282, and has determined the appraised value of each parcel.
Notice is hereby given that Ramsey County shall sell to the highest bidder, but for not less than the appraised value as it appears on the Auction List [Exhibit “B”], the parcels of land described on the Auction List, which have forfeited to the State of Minnesota for the non-payment of real estate taxes and which have been classified and appraised as provided by law. This sale will be governed by the terms set out below as approved by the resolution of the Ramsey County Board of Commissioners, adopted on the 5th day of November, 2013.
The sale shall commence at 10:00 a.m. on the 6th day of December, 2013, and will be held at the Ramsey County Plato Building, 90 W. Plato Blvd., St. Paul, MN, in the Plato Conference Center. Any parcel for which "no bid" is received at the public auction sale may be sold the next business day beginning at 8:00 a.m. at the Tax Forfeited Lands Office located at 90 W. Plato Blvd., St. Paul, MN, to anyone offering to pay the appraised value and each parcel will be sold on a first-come-first-served basis. An opening bid price cannot be changed unless the parcel is re-appraised, republished, and offered at a subsequent auction.
Terms and Conditions of Sale
REGISTRATION/EARNEST MONEY:
Certified Funds, as Earnest Money, which are equal to the Terms listed below shall be required at the time of Registration. Registration will begin at 9:30 a.m. on December 6, 2013, in the Plato Conference Center, on the 1st floor of the Ramsey County Plato Building, located at 90 W. Plato Blvd., St. Paul, MN. Earnest Money will be held by Ramsey County staff during the public auction. Upon completion of the auction, tendered Earnest Money will be returned to all unsuccessful bidders.
Any successful bidder who does not complete their sale transaction for a property will forfeit their Earnest Money and the subject parcel will be offered for sale at the next available auction.
EARNEST MONEY TERMS:
Earnest money is required in order to bid on any parcel. Separate Earnest Money is required if you are bidding on both types of properties: Vacant Land and Improved. The amount required depends on the property you desire to bid on. In this auction, Earnest Money:
for properties without a building must be equal to $500.00 in order to bid.
for properties with a building must be equal to $5,000.00 in order to bid.
must be paid at the time of registration.
must be in the form of certified funds.
• Acceptable certified funds are a Certified Check from a bank, Money Order, or Cashier’s Check. Cash is not accepted.
• The payee line must be made out to both Ramsey County and the bidder (your name) with “or” between the names. (See Example Below)
Pay to the order of: "Ramsey County OR Jane Doe” ( your name here)
TERMS OF SALE (Cash will not be accepted at the auction):
Full payment can be accepted on any property at the time of sale.
Unimproved (Vacant Land)
1) Sold for $2,000.00 or less: A one-year contract, with at least a 10% down payment required the day of the sale, with a balance remaining payable in 12 level monthly payments, including interest. All additional money due must be paid by personal check or certified funds.
2) Sold for more than $2,000.00: A 10-year contract, with at least a 10% down payment required the day of the sale, with a balance remaining payable in 120 level monthly payments, including interest. All additional money due must be paid by personal check or certified funds.
Improved (With Structure)
Successful bidders will choose between the following options, if the purchase is not paid in full at the time of sale:
1) Option 1: A 10 year contract, with at least a 10% down payment required the day of the sale, with a balance remaining payable in 120 level monthly payments, including interest. All additional money due must be paid by personal check or certified funds.
2) Option 2: A 10 year contract, with at least a 10% down payment required the day of the sale, with a balance amortized over 30 years, with level payments on a monthly basis for 120 months, including interest at the rate prescribed by state statute each calendar year, with a balloon on the unpaid balance at the end of 10 years. All additional money due must be paid by personal check or certified funds.
PROOF OF IDENTIFICATION:
Notary Procedure: At the time of sale, each purchaser must provide proof of identification by supplying a photo identification card (i.e. Driver License).
Power of Attorney Procedure: Any individual buying property from the Tax Forfeited Land section for another individual or group of individuals will not be allowed to sign the required documents unless proof of power of attorney is provided.
Required Signatures: If the property is purchased in more than one name, all parties must be present at the time of sale to sign all documents.
Failure to follow any of the terms or conditions stated could result in a void of the sale and the parcel re-offered for auction. No exceptions will be made.
INTEREST:
Interest is charged and becomes due with the monthly or yearly payment, whichever is applicable. The rate of interest, as prescribed by Minnesota Statutes, Section 279.03, subd. 1a, is charged at the adjusted prime rate, but will not be less than 10% or more than 14%. Any or all installments may be paid in advance. There is no penalty for paying off the contract early EXTRA FEES AND COSTS: In addition to the purchase price of the property, the following extra fees and costs are due when applicable:
At the time of sale the following fees will be added:
Assurance fee (3% of the total sale price payable at the time of purchase). This is a surcharge for the state assurance account.
Contract recording fee of $46.00 if abstract or torrens, and $92.00 if it is both.
• If the contract has to be recording on more than one torrens certificate there is an additional cost of $20.00 per certificate after the initial recording.
At the time of final payment the following fees will be added:
State deed fee of $25.00.
State deed recording fee of $46.00 if abstract or torrens, and $92.00 if it is both.
• If the state deed has to be recording on more than one torrens certificate there is an additional cost of $20.00 per certificate after the initial recording.
State deed tax:
1) A $1.70 minimum due for the purchase of properties up to $500.
2) For properties over $500: state deed tax is calculated by multiplying the purchase price times .0034.
Agricultural conservation stamp of $5.00.
PROHIBITED PURCHASERS:
Minnesota Statutes, section 282.016, paragraph (a) prohibits the following persons, either as an agent or attorney for another person, from purchasing tax forfeited lands offered for public sale in the county for which the person performs duties: county auditor, county treasurer, county attorney, court administrator of the district court, county assessor, supervisor of assessments, deputy or clerk or an employee of such officer, a commissioner of tax-forfeited lands or an assistant to such commissioner. A person prohibited from purchasing property under this section must not directly or indirectly have another person purchase it on their behalf for their own benefit or gain.
FURNISHING OF LABOR OR MATERIALS:
Buyer shall not, during the terms of any contract, cause any material to be delivered or labor to be performed without written notice to Ramsey County and lien waivers obtained. Buyer further agrees to indemnify and hold harmless Ramsey County against all claims for labor and materials or services made against the property covered by any contract and for the cost of enforcing this indemnification including reasonable attorney's fees.
Any lien will constitute a default and shall result in cancellation of the Contract for Purchase of Forfeited Lands contract.
The purchaser will indemnify Ramsey County and/or the State of Minnesota for environmental contamination as a result of purchaser's use and occupancy of the property.
TAXES:
Tax Forfeited property that is sold at a public or private sale on or before December 31st of an assessment year shall be placed on the assessment rolls for that year’s assessment. [Minnesota Statutes, section 272.02, subd.38(c)] For example, property sold in 2013 will be assessed in 2013 for taxes payable in 2014.
ASSESSMENTS:
Assessments at the time of forfeiture and after forfeiture have been listed and may be subject to re-assessment by each respective municipality. Any Pending Assessments not certified to the State at the time of sale could be passed on to the new owner(s).
TITLE:
Once the contract is finalized and recorded in the County Recorder’s Office the purchaser will receive the original contract. When the contract is paid in full the purchaser will receive a deed from the State of Minnesota, Commissioner of Revenue, through the Department of Property Records and Revenue, Tax Forfeited Lands section. 
The law provides that this conveyance shall have the force and effect of a patent from the state. The forfeiture does create a break in the chain of title, which must be corrected to secure a marketable title. As other flaws may exist in the title, services of an attorney may be necessary to make the title marketable.
LIENS:
Most mortgages and liens, except Federal and State tax liens, are canceled at forfeiture. It is the responsibility of each potential bidder to thoroughly research this information.
INSURANCE:
The purchaser of a property with an insurable building must carry Fire and Windstorm insurance in an amount equal to the purchase price as a condition of a sale on contract. Ramsey County, Tax Forfeited Lands section must be listed as loss payee on the insurance policy. A copy of the insurance policy is to be provided to the Tax Forfeited Lands section within 60 days from the date of purchase from the county.
DEFAULT:
Contracts may be canceled if the purchaser defaults for any one of the following reasons or combination of reasons:
1) Failure to pay a payment including interest when due,
2) Failure to pay property taxes before they become delinquent,
3) Failure to insure a property containing a structure during the term of the contract; or
4) Failure to provide a certificate of code compliance for a substandard structure as required by the city in which the property is located.
PRIOR OWNERS:
If the prior owner is the successful bidder of the property, the purchase price must be the greater of; 1) the amount of delinquent taxes and assessments, or 2) the successful bid price. [Minnesota Statutes, Section 282.01, Subd. 7]
LIABILITY/RESPONSIBILITY AFTER SALE:
The Seller, its employees or agents, has no further responsibility or liability with respect to the condition or management of the property after it has been sold.
CONDITIONS:
Sales are subject to existing leases, to building restrictions appearing of record at the time of forfeiture and to easements in effect at the time of forfeiture.
The county makes no warranty that the land is buildable. All property is sold "as is" and may not conform to local building and zoning ordinances. It is your responsibility to contact the city where the land is located for details of building codes or zoning laws.
Ramsey County is not responsible for locating or determining property lines or boundaries.
All sales are final and no refunds or exchanges are permitted.
The appraised value does not represent a basis for future taxes.
CONDITION OF IMPROVED PROPERTY:
The real property being purchased by the Buyer, including the dwelling, its improvements and fixtures, as it relates to renovation work performed by a contractor under the 4R Program, is warranted by the contractor performing the work in accordance with federal, state, and local laws and regulations governing warranty periods for work performed on residential property. Such laws and regulations include, but are not necessarily limited to, Minn. Stat. Chapter 327A: Housing; Statutory Warranties.
VACANT LAND CONDITIONS:
The buyer understands and agrees that no representations have been made regarding the real property's soil conditions, including but not limited to load bearing, compaction, contamination of any type, buildability or any other conditions, by the Seller, Ramsey County, on behalf of the State of Minnesota, or the Seller's employees or agents.
A potential buyer must obtain authorization from Ramsey County to perform soil testing, at their own expense, before purchasing a parcel by completing a Hold Harmless Agreement with the Tax Forfeited Lands section. Once the Buyer has purchased an interest in the property the sale will not be rescinded if soil problems are discovered after the sale.
ADDITIONAL INFORMATION:
If you have additional questions regarding the sale or the terms and conditions of the sale, you may contact the Tax Forfeited Land section at:
Phone: (651) 266-2080
Email: TFL@co.ramsey.mn.us
In Person: 90 W. Plato Blvd., St. Paul, MN
This Notice of Sale, the Resolution authorizing the sale, and the Auction List are on file in the office of the Director of Property Records and Revenue and notice is hereby given in accordance with state statutes that a public sale will be held at the Ramsey County Plato Building, 90 W. Plato Blvd., St. Paul, MN, in the Plato Conference Center on the 6th day of December, 2013, beginning at 10:00 a.m.
All parcels of land have been viewed and none of the parcels physically pertain to the provisions of Minnesota Statutes, sections 85.012, 92.461, 282.01, subd. 8, and 282.018.
The County Manager has the authority to remove any parcel prior to auction where insufficient time for board approval exists and return to the County Board for ratification.
Download PDF for Ramsey County Tax Forfeited Land Auction List Dated: October 23, 2013


MINUTES OFFICE OF THE COUNTY MANAGER RAMSEY COUNTY, MINNESOTA
ST. PAUL, MINNESOTA NOVEMBER 5, 2013
The Ramsey County Board of Commissioners met in regular session at 9:05 a.m. with the following members present: Carter, Huffman, McGuire (late), Reinhardt, Rettman, and Chair Ortega – 6. Absent: McDonough - 1. Also present were Julie Kleinschmidt, County Manager, and John Kelly, First Assistant County Attorney.
AGENDA
Commissioner Huffman moved approval of the November 5, 2013 Agenda, seconded by Commissioner Carter. Roll Call: Ayes – Reinhardt, Rettman, Carter, Huffman, Ortega – 5. Nays – 0.
MINUTES
Commissioner Huffman moved approval of the October 15, 2013 Minutes, seconded by Commissioner Reinhardt. Roll Call: Ayes – Reinhardt, Rettman, Carter, Huffman, Ortega – 5. Nays – 0.
PROPERTY RECORDS AND REVENUE – Approve Local Option Tax ReductionsCommissioner Reinhardt moved the draft resolution, seconded by Commissioner Huffman. Roll Call: Ayes – Reinhardt, Rettman, Carter, Huffman, Ortega – 5. Nays – 0. (2013-284)
PROPERTY RECORDS AND REVENUE – Approval of property tax abatements Commissioner Reinhardt moved the draft resolution, seconded by Commissioner Huffman. Roll Call: Ayes – Reinhardt, Rettman, Carter, Huffman, Ortega – 5. Nays – 0. (2013-285)
BOARD OF RAMSEY COUNTY COMMISSIONERS – Acceptance of registration fees for the 2013 Rail-Volution Conference for Commissioner Rafael E. Ortega Commissioner Reinhardt moved the draft resolution, seconded by Commissioner Huffman. Roll Call: Ayes – Reinhardt, Rettman, Carter, Huffman, Ortega – 5. Nays – 0. (2013-286)
BOARD OF RAMSEY COUNTY COMMISSIONERS – Acceptance of monetary contribution for the 2013 Rail-Volution Conference for Commissioner Jim McDonough Commissioner Reinhardt moved the draft resolution, seconded by Commissioner Huffman. Roll Call: Ayes – Reinhardt, Rettman, Carter, Huffman, Ortega – 5. Nays – 0. (2013-287)
BOARD OF RAMSEY COUNTY COMMISSIONERS – Acceptance of monetary contribution from the National Association of Counties for travel expenses incurred by Commissioner Jim McDonough Commissioner Reinhardt moved the draft resolution, seconded by Commissioner Huffman. Roll Call: Ayes – Reinhardt, Rettman, Carter, Huffman, Ortega – 5. Nays – 0. (2013-288)
PROPERTY MANAGEMENT and RAMSEY COUNTY LIBRARY – Request for Proposals for Construction Manager/Design Team for the Ramsey County Library Remodeling and Addition in White Bear Lake Commissioner Reinhardt moved the draft resolution, seconded by Commissioner Huffman. Roll Call: Ayes – Reinhardt, Rettman, Carter, Huffman, Ortega – 5. Nays – 0. (2013-289)
PROPERTY MANAGEMENT – Amendment to Management Agreement with Minnesota Landmarks, Inc., for Operation and Management of the Landmark Center 2014-2018 Commissioner Reinhardt moved the draft resolution, seconded by Commissioner Huffman. Roll Call: Ayes – Reinhardt, Rettman, Carter, Huffman, Ortega – 5. Nays – 0. (2013-290)
COMMUNITY CORRECTIONS – Amendment to the Joint Powers Agreement with the City of St. Paul for Wireless Network and Support Services for Mobile Communication Devices in Community Corrections’ Vehicles Commissioner Reinhardt moved the draft resolution, seconded by Commissioner Huffman. Roll Call: Ayes – Reinhardt, Rettman, Carter, Huffman, Ortega – 5. Nays – 0. (2013-291)
PUBLIC WORKS – Local Bridge Replacement Program Grant Agreement for Warner Road Bridge Commissioner Reinhardt moved the draft resolution, seconded by Commissioner Huffman. Roll Call: Ayes – Reinhardt, Rettman, Carter, Huffman, Ortega – 5. Nays – 0. (2013-292)
PUBLIC WORKS – Warner Road Storm Sewer Outlet Repair Commissioner Reinhardt moved the draft resolution, seconded by Commissioner Huffman. Roll Call: Ayes – Reinhardt, Rettman, Carter, Huffman, Ortega – 5. Nays – 0. (2013-293)
EMERGENCY MANAGEMENT AND HOMELAND SECURITY – 2013 Urban Area Security Initiative Grant award Commissioner Reinhardt moved the draft resolution, seconded by Commissioner Huffman. Roll Call: Ayes – Reinhardt, Rettman, Carter, Huffman, Ortega – 5. Nays – 0. (2013-294)
COUNTY MANAGER/FINANCE – Report of contracts, grant and revenue agreements, emergency purchases, sole source purchases and final payments that were approved during September 2013 Commissioner Reinhardt moved the draft resolution, seconded by Commissioner Huffman. Roll Call: Ayes – Reinhardt, Rettman, Carter, Huffman, Ortega – 5. Nays – 0. (2013-295)
[Commissioner McGuire arrived at this point of the meeting.]
PROPERTY RECORDS AND REVENUE – Public Auction of thirty tax forfeited properties on December 6, 2013 Commissioner Carter moved to remove parcel #17 (PIN 35-29-23-43-0001, east of 826 Concordia Avenue, St. Paul) from the auction list and lay it over to the next tax forfeited land auction, seconded by Commissioner Reinhardt. Roll Call on the motion to lay over: Ayes – McGuire, Reinhardt, Carter, Huffman, Ortega – 5. Nays – Rettman – 1. (Discussion is on file)
PROPERTY RECORDS AND REVENUE – Public Auction of twenty-nine tax forfeited properties on December 6, 2013 Commissioner Carter introduced the following resolution and moved its adoption, seconded by Commissioner Rettman. Roll Call: Ayes McGuire, Reinhardt, Rettman, Carter, Huffman, O rtega – 6. Nays – 0. (2013-296) (Discussion is on file)
WORKFORCE SOLUTIONS – Update on the Minnesota Family Investment Program Integrated Services for Families with a Severe Disability (Discussion is on file)
COUNTY ATTORNEY – Proposed Ramsey County Prevailing Wage Ordinance – Waive First Reading Commissioner Reinhardt moved the draft resolution, seconded by Commissioner Rettman. Roll Call: Ayes – McGuire, Reinhardt, Rettman, Carter, Huffman, Ortega – 6. Nays – 0. (2013-297)
COUNTY ATTORNEY – Proposed Ramsey County Prevailing Wage Ordinance – Set date for Public Hearing Commissioner Reinhardt moved the draft resolution, seconded by Commissioner Rettman. Roll Call: Ayes – McGuire, Reinhardt, Rettman, Carter, Huffman, Ortega – 6. Nays – 0. (2013-298)
COUNTY ATTORNEY – Proposed Ramsey County Contract Compliance and Debarment Ordinance – Waive First Reading Commissioner Reinhardt moved the draft resolution, seconded by Commissioner Rettman. Roll Call: Ayes – McGuire, Reinhardt, Rettman, Carter, Huffman, Ortega – 6. Nays – 0. (2013-299)
COUNTY ATTORNEY – Proposed Ramsey County Prevailing Wage Ordinance – Set date for Public Hearing Commissioner Reinhardt moved the draft resolution, seconded by Commissioner Rettman. Roll Call: Ayes – McGuire, Reinhardt, Rettman, Carter, Huffman, Ortega – 6. Nays – 0. (2013-300)
ADJOURNMENT There being no further business, Chair Ortega declared the meeting adjourned at 10:25 a.m. Bonnie C. Jackelen, Chief Clerk — County Board (Please contact Ms. Jackelen at 651-266-8014 to request a copy of referenced discussion and/or resolutions.)

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