Ordinance No. 129, Fourth Series
AN ORDINANCE AMENDING CHAPTER 5 OF THE RED WING CITY CHARTER
SECTION 1. The City Charter is hereby amended by inserting the underlined language as shown below:
Chapter 5 City Council Section 5.15 Acquiring and Selling Property
The City Council may acquire such real and personal property as the purposes of the City may require by purchase, gift, devise, condemnation, lease, or otherwise, and may hold, manage, control, sell, convey, lease, or otherwise dispose of such property as its interest require. It may also sell, convey, lease, or otherwise dispose of property for a nominal consideration to encourage and promote industry and provide employment for citizens, as its interest require. The approval of any sale of real property owned by the City or purchase of any real property shall be by resolution.
Section 5.16 Expenditures for Goods or Services
Every expenditure by the City Council for goods and services of a value in excess of $1,000,000 shall be by resolution, with the exception of construction projects. For construction projects estimated to exceed $1,000,000, the first expenditure of the project shall be by resolution, but any further expenditures may be done by motion.
SECTION 2: Effective Date. This ordinance shall be in full force and effect 90 days after its adoption and publication in accordance with the City Charter and Minnesota Statutes Section 410.12, subdivision 7.
Introduced the 11th day of February 2019.