Saint Paul logo
Share to Facebook Share to Twitter Bookmark and Share
File #: RLH RR 18-3    Version:
Type: Resolution LH Substantial Abatement Order Status: Passed
In control: City Council
Final action: 7/11/2018
Title: Ordering the rehabilitation or razing and removal of the structures at 735 MARGARET STREET within fifteen (15) days after the February 14, 2018, City Council public hearing. (Public hearing continued from February 14) (Amend to remove or repair within 180 days)
Sponsors: Jane L. Prince
Ward: Substantial Abatement Orders, Ward - 7
Attachments: 1. 735 Margaret St.Photos.11-1-17, 2. 735 Margaret St.OTA 11-7-17, 3. 735 Margaret St.PH 12-15-17, 4. 735 Margaret St.SHPO Form 12-21-17, 5. 735 Margaret St.Photos.4-26-10, 6. 735 Margaret St.Kujala-Scharf Ltr.1-19-18.pdf, 7. 735 Margaret St.Kujala-Scharf Ltr.2-16-18.pdf, 8. 735 Margaret St.Kujala-Scharf Ltr.4-12-18.pdf, 9. 735 Margaret St.Discussion Points & Trends.pdf, 10. 735 Margaret St.Kujala-Scharf R-R Ltr.5-24-18.pdf, 11. 735 Margaret St.Plans.5-16-18.pdf, 12. 735 Margaret St.Kujala-Scharf R-R Ltr.6-28-18.pdf, 13. 735 Margaret St.Scharf Email.8-24-18, 14. EXTERIOR Scope of Work-735 Margaret St
Related files: CO 17-61, RLH OA 17-15, RLH RR 19-1, RLH RR 19-14
Title
Ordering the rehabilitation or razing and removal of the structures at 735 MARGARET STREET within fifteen (15) days after the February 14, 2018, City Council public hearing. (Public hearing continued from February 14) (Amend to remove or repair within 180 days)

Body
AMENDED 7/11/18
WHEREAS, the Department of Safety and Inspections has determined that 735 MARGARET STREET is a nuisance building pursuant to Saint Paul Legislative Code §45.02 as 1) it is a vacant building as defined in §43.02; and 2) it has multiple housing code or building code violations or it has conditions constituting material endangerment as defined in §34.23, or it has a documented and confirmed history as a blighting influence in the community; and

WHEREAS, this property is legally described as follows, to wit: Schurmeier And Evans W 1/2 Of Lot 24 And All Of Lot 23 Blk 2; and

WHEREAS, based upon the records in the Ramsey County Recorder's Office and information on file or obtained by the Department of Safety and Inspections, the following are the owners, interested or responsible parties for the subject property as of November 7, 2017: Paul Scharf, Ramsey County - Tax Forfeit Properties, 90 W Plato Blvd, St Paul MN 55107; and Dayton’s Bluff Community Council; and

WHEREAS, each of these parties was served a written order dated November 7, 2017 advising them of the basis for the determination that the subject property was a nuisance, and that the nuisance building was to be repaired or razed and removed by December 7, 2017; and

WHEREAS, this order informed the interested or responsible parties that they must repair or raze and remove the structures(s) located on the Subject Property by December 7, 2017; and

WHEREAS, a placard indicating the City’s order that this nuisance building be abated was posted on the building on November 18, 2017 in accordance with Saint Paul Legislative Code §45.11(2)c; and

WHEREAS, the nuisance condition was not corrected by December 7, 2017,...

Click here for full text
Date NameDistrictOpinionCommentAction
No records to display.