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File #: RLH RR 19-23    Version:
Type: Resolution LH Substantial Abatement Order Status: Passed
In control: City Council
Final action: 8/12/2020
Title: Ordering the rehabilitation or razing and removal of the structures at 1179 SEVENTH STREET EAST within fifteen (15) days after the September 11, 2019 City Council public hearing. (Public hearing continued from October 9, 2019) (Amend to remove within 15 days)
Sponsors: Nelsie Yang
Ward: Substantial Abatement Orders, Ward - 6
Attachments: 1. 1179 7th St E.OTA 5-17-19, 2. 1179 7th St E.PH 7-12-19, 3. 1179 7th St E.SHPO 6-26-19, 4. 1179 7th St E.Photos.4-25-16, 5. 1179 7th St E.Photos.5-2-18, 6. 1179 7th St E.Photos.5-1-19, 7. 1179 7th St E.Code Compliance Inspection Report.5-2-19.pdf, 8. 1179 7th St E.Letter.8-22-16.pdf, 9. 1179 7th St E.Revocation Ltr.8-11-15.pdf, 10. 1179 7th St E.Letter.11-20-18.pdf, 11. 1179 7th St E.Letter.8-22-16.pdf, 12. 1179 Seventh Street E.Udoibok Kroll Ltr.8-14-19, 13. 1179 Seventh St E.Architectural Plan.8-13-19.pdf, 14. 1179 Seventh St E-Historic Resource Review.9-9-19.pdf, 15. 1179 Seventh St E.HPC Minutes.9-9-19.pdf, 16. 1179 Seventh Street E.Udoibok Kroll R-R Ltr.9-25-19, 17. 1179 Seventh St E.O&E Packet.pdf, 18. 1179 Seventh Street E.Amazing Homes Ltr.10-2-19.pdf, 19. 1179 Seventh Street E.Udoibok Kroll Ltr.10-2-19.pdf, 20. 1179 Seventh Street E.Hearing Notice.10-4-19, 21. 1179 Seventh St E. Mortensen Fund Ltr.11-26-19, 22. 1179 Seventh St E.Work plan.11-26-19, 23. 1179 Seventh Street E.Udoibok Kroll Ltr.11-27-19, 24. 1179 Seventh St E.Winco Landscape.12-31-19.pdf, 25. 1179 Seventh Street E.Neighbor email.1-9-20, 26. 1179 Seventh St E.snow email.1-14-20, 27. 1179 Seventh Street E.Udoibok Kroll R-R Ltr.1-17-20, 28. 1179 Seventh St E.Feasiblity Study.2-19-20, 29. 1179 Seventh St E.LISC Letter.2-20-20.pdf, 30. 1179 Seventh Street E.Udoibok Kroll R-R Ltr.2-28-20, 31. 1179 Seventh St E.Zimny reschedule email.3-5-20, 32. 1179 Seventh St E.LISC_Letter 5-11-20 (1).pdf, 33. 1179 Seventh Street E.Udoibok Kugler R-R Ltr.5-15-20, 34. 1179 Seventh Street E.Udoibok Kugler R-R Ltr.6-12-20.pdf, 35. 1179 Seventh St E.Kugler letter to LHO.6-22-20.pdf, 36. 1179 Seventh Street E.Udoibok Kugler R-R Ltr.6-25-20, 37. 1179 Seventh Street E.Udoibok RR Ltr.7-31-20.pdf
Related files: RLH RR 20-35, RES 20-1529, RLH RR 20-40

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Ordering the rehabilitation or razing and removal of the structures at 1179 SEVENTH STREET EAST within fifteen (15) days after the September 11, 2019 City Council public hearing. (Public hearing continued from October 9, 2019) (Amend to remove within 15 days)

 

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AMENDED 08/12/20

WHEREAS, the Department of Safety and Inspections has determined that 1179 SEVENTH STREET EAST 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:  J W BASS SUB L14-15 & PT L13 LOTS 6 AND LOT 7 BLK 1; 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 May 17, 2019:  Apostolic Church Minnesota Assembly, Kenneth Udoibok Pastor, 1898 Highland Parkway, St Paul MN 55116-1327; Dayton’s Bluff Community Council; and

 

WHEREAS, each of these parties was served a written order dated May 17, 2019 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 June 16, 2019; 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 June 16, 2019; and

 

WHEREAS, a placard indicating the City’s order that this nuisance building be abated was posted on the building on May 20, 2019 in accordance with Saint Paul Legislative Code §45.11(2)c; and

 

WHEREAS, the nuisance condition was not corrected by June 16, 2019, and therefore an abatement hearing was scheduled before the City Council on September 11, 2019 and the owner or his duly authorized representative and any interested parties or their duly authorized representatives were properly notified of the time, date and place of the hearing; and

 

WHEREAS, the Legislative Hearing Officer provided the owner and other interested parties an opportunity to discuss the matter at a legislative hearings on August 13, 2019, September 24, November 26, 2019, January 14, February 25, March 10, March 24, April 28, May 12, June 9, June 23, and July 28, 2020; and

 

WHEREAS, a public hearings were was held on September 11, 2019 and October 9, 2019, January 8, 2020, and the City Council reviewed the record, which included the exhibits from the Department of Safety and Inspections, the minutes and recommendation of the Legislative Hearing Officer and any testimony at the hearing. Now, Therefore Be It

 

RESOLVED, that the Saint Paul City Council hereby finds:

 

1.  That the structure(s) at 1179 SEVENTH STREET EAST 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 3) these nuisance conditions have not been corrected after notice of the same to the owner.

 

2.  That the Department of Safety and Inspections has complied with all of the procedural requirements of the Saint Paul Legislative Code Chapter 45.

 

3.  That the owners, interested parties or responsible parties have not presented a plan acceptable to the Legislative Hearing Officer and Department of Safety and Inspections staff to repair the structure(s) and correct all of the deficiencies listed in the Order to Abate Nuisance Building and the Code Compliance report and to make the structure(s) safe and code compliant within 15 days. And, Be It Further

 

RESOLVED, that the City Council orders that the owners, interested parties or responsible parties shall repair the structure, correct all of the deficiencies listed in the Order to Abate Nuisance Building and the Code Compliance report and to make the structure(s) safe and code compliant, or shall raze and remove the structure(s) within 15 days after the City Council Public Hearing. And, Be it Further

 

RESOLVED, that if the necessary corrective action has not been taken within the time allotted, the Department of Safety and Inspections is authorized to take those steps necessary to raze and remove this structure and to charge the costs incurred in accordance with Saint Paul Legislative Code §45.12(4). Any personal property or fixtures of any kind shall be removed by the owners, interested parties or responsible parties prior to the resolution compliance date or it will be considered to be abandoned and the City of Saint Paul shall remove and dispose of such property as it deems appropriate. And, Be It

 

FINALLY RESOLVED, that this resolution shall be served on any of the parties required to be notified in Saint Paul Legislative Code §45.12(4).

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