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File #: RLH TA 19-759    Version:
Type: Resolution LH Tax Assessment Appeal Status: Passed
In control: City Council
Final action: 11/13/2019
Title: Deleting the Appealed Special Tax Assessment for property at 2211 BENSON AVENUE. (File No. CG1903B2, Assessment No. 190126)
Sponsors: Chris Tolbert
Ward: Assessments, Nuisance Abatement, Special Tax Assessments, Ward - 3
Attachments: 1. 2211 Benson Ave.Email Communication with Waste Management.9-24-19, 2. 2211 Benson Ave.Letter to the City
Related files: RLH TA 21-426, RLH AR 19-123


Deleting the Appealed Special Tax Assessment for property at 2211 BENSON AVENUE. (File No. CG1903B2, Assessment No. 190126)


Hearing Date(s)

Date of LH: 10/10/2019

Time of LH: 9:45 AM

Date of CPH: 11/13/2019


Tax Assessment Worksheet

Postcard Returned by: Richard Anderson

Cost: $60.83

Hauling Service(s) Provided: Garbage Service Small Cart Every Other Week; Apr 1 - Jun 30 2019

Type of Order/Fee: Trash Hauling

Billing Time Period: 2nd Quarter of 2019 (Apr 1 - Jun 30)

Invoice Date(s):

Returned Mail/Notice Concerns?:

Stated Reason for Appeal (if given): I submitted a service hold request to Berquist garbage haulers, and Waste Mgmt. took over in April 2019 for Berquist routes and must have billed me when i should not have been billed until June 30th due to the service hold request being submitted to Berquist to start Jan. 1, 2019.

Staff Comments: Waste Management confirmed that the property owner had a temporary service hold in place from 1/1/19 to 6/30/19. Staff recommends deleting this assessment. Staff sent a letter on 9/25/19 informing the property owner that the assessment would be removed.



WHEREAS, the Office of Financial Services Real Estate Section has attached to this Council File both a report of completion outlining the costs and fees associated with Collection of Delinquent Garbage Bills for services during April to June 2019. (File No. CG1903B2, Assessment No. 190126) and the assessment roll including all properties for which these assessments are proposed for Council ratification; and


WHEREAS, the City Council’s Legislative Hearing Officer has reviewed an appeal of this assessment and developed a recommendation for the City Council with respect to this assessment; and


WHEREAS, a public hearing having been conducted for the above improvement, and said assessment having been further considered by the Council and having been considered financially satisfactory; Now, Therefore, Be It


RESOLVED, that pursuant to Chapter 14 of the Saint Paul City Charter, said assessment is hereby deleted.


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