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File #: RLH TA 21-409    Version:
Type: Resolution LH Tax Assessment Appeal Status: Passed
In control: City Council
Final action: 1/19/2022
Title: Ratifying the Appealed Special Tax Assessment for property at 329 LAWSON AVENUE WEST. (File No. VB2202, Assessment No. 228801)
Sponsors: Amy Brendmoen
Ward: Special Tax Assessments, Ward - 5
Attachments: 1. 329 Lawson Ave W.Condemnation Notice.2-8-21.pdf, 2. 329 Lawson Ave W.Fire report 2.8.21.pdf, 3. 329 Lawson Ave W.Photos.2-9-21.pdf, 4. 329 Lawson Ave W.Minutes.pdf
Related files: RLH TA 21-291, RLH VBR 21-33, RLH TA 22-317, RLH VBR 22-8, RLH TA 22-261, RLH AR 21-94


Ratifying the Appealed Special Tax Assessment for property at 329 LAWSON AVENUE WEST. (File No. VB2202, Assessment No. 228801)


Hearing Date(s)

Date of LH:  10/05/21

Time of LH:  9 AM

Date of CPH:  01/19/22


Tax Assessment Worksheet

Cost:  $2127

Service Charge: $157

Total Assessment:  $2284

Gold Card Returned by:  Kenneth Burnett

Type of Order/Fee:   VB Fee

Nuisance:   unpaid VB fee

Date of Orders:   Registration Notice sent 2/10/21 and Warning Letter sent 5/21/21, unpaid so sent to OFS on 7/1/21.

Work Order #: 21-236478, Inv # 1553675

Returned Mail?:  No

Comments:   VB Category 1 Duplex referred by SPFD and form 4 for dwelling fire on 2/9/21.  Owner appealed VB Registration Notice under File No. VBR 21-33 adopted by CC on 7/7/21-- appeal denied.

History of Orders on Property:  6/3/20-dumping (sent to PW)



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 Vacant Building Registration fees billed during November 19, 2020 to May 20, 2021. (File No. VB2202, Assessment No. 228801) 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 ratified and reduced from $2284 to $2127 and made payable over 5 years.


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