§ 1.01. Name and boundaries  


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  • The City of Saint Paul in the County of Ramsey and State of Minnesota, contained within the limits and boundaries hereinafter described, shall continue to be a municipal corporation under the name, City of Saint Paul, with the existing boundaries as follows:

    Beginning at the northeast corner of Section twenty-three, Township twenty-nine North, Range twenty-two West (Sec. 23, T. 29 N., R. 22 W.) of the Fourth Principal Meridian; thence west seven and one-half (7½) miles to the northwest corner of the northeast quarter of Section twenty-two, Township twenty-nine North, Range twenty-three West (N.E. ¼ Sec. 22, T. 29 N., R. 23 W.); thence south one-quarter (¼) mile to the northeast corner of the southeast quarter of the northwest quarter of Section twenty-two (S.E. ¼ N.W. ¼ Sec. 22); thence west one-half (½) mile to the northwest corner of the southwest quarter of the northwest quarter of said Section twenty-two (S.W. ¼ N.W. ¼ Sec. 22); thence south three-quarters (¾) mile to the northwest corner of Section twenty-seven (27); thence west one (1) mile to the northeast corner of Section twenty-nine (29); thence north three-quarters (¾) mile to the northeast corner of the southeast quarter of the northeast quarter of Section twenty (S.E. ¼ of N.E. ¼ Sec. 20); thence west one (1) mile to the northwest corner of the southwest quarter of the northwest quarter of said Section twenty (S.W. ¼ N.W. ¼ Sec. 20); thence south about two and one-half (2½) miles along the township line to the center of the westerly channel of the Mississippi River; thence southerly along said channel to the west of all islands on this course, about three (3) miles, to the mouth of Minnehaha Creek; thence easterly along the center of said river channel and south of Pike's Island to the easterly end thereof, thence northeasterly along the middle of the main channel of the Mississippi River about two (2) miles to the north line of Section fourteen, Township twenty-eight North, Range twenty-three West (Sec. 14, T. 28 N., R. 23 W.); thence east about one and five-eighths (15/8) miles to the southeast corner of the southwest quarter of Section seven, Township twenty-eight North, Range twenty-two west (S.W. ¼ Sec. 7, T. 28 N., R. 22 W.); thence north one-quarter (¼) mile to the southeast corner of the northeast quarter of the southwest quarter of Section seven (N.E. ¼ S.W. ¼ Sec. 7); thence east one-quarter (¼) mile to the southwest corner of the northeast quarter of the southeast quarter of said Section seven (N.E. ¼ S.E. ¼ Sec. 7); thence south one-quarter (¼) mile to the southwest corner of the southeast quarter of the southeast quarter of said Section seven (S.E. ¼ S.E. ¼ Sec. 7); thence east about two (2) miles to the middle of the main channel of the Mississippi River; thence southeasterly about two and one-half (2½) miles along the middle of said channel to the south line of said Section twenty-three, Township twenty-eight North, Range Twenty-two West (Sec. 23, T. 28 N., R. 22 W.); thence east about three-quarters (¾) miles to the southeast corner of said Section twenty-three (23); thence north seven (7) miles to the point of beginning.