NOTICE OF FILING, city of Fergus Falls

Published 10:39am Tuesday, June 18, 2013

(First Publication June 17, 2013)

NOTICE OF FILING OF PROPOSED ASSESSMENTS AND OF HEARING
THEREON BY THE CITY COUNCIL TO PAY THE COSTS OF CITY PROJECT 5948

TO THE OWNERS OF REAL ESTATE BENEFITED BY AND TO BE ASSESSED FOR THE COST OF.  CITY PROJECT 5948

Notice is hereby given that the Fergus Falls City Council will meet at 5:30 p.m. on July 1, 2013, at City Hall located at 112 West Washington (west door) to consider, and possibly adopt, the proposed assessment for in the following areas:   Channing Avenue, Bancroft Avenue, Alcott Avenue & Vasa Avenue:  From Mill Street to Union Avenue;  Mill Street & Court Street:  From Channing Avenue to Vasa Avenue;  Arlington Street:  From Vernon Avenue to Alcott Avenue; Vasa Avenue: From Arlington Street to Sheridan Street.    Adoption by the City Council of the proposed assessment may occur at the hearing.

Said proposed assessments are open to the inspection of all interested parties. The proposed assessment roll is filed with the City Administrator.  The total amount of the proposed assessment is $1,384,000.00

Written and oral objections will be considered.  No appeal may be taken as to the amount of any assessment unless a signed, written objection is filed with the City Administrator prior to the hearing or presented to the presiding officer at the hearing.  An appeal to district court may be made by serving notice upon the Mayor or City Administrator within 30 days after adoption of the assessment and filing such notice with the district court within ten days after service upon the Mayor or City Administrator.

The City has adopted an ordinance providing deferment for senior citizens.  The owner must occupy a homestead not exceeding ten acres, be 65 years of age or disabled, and meet financial criteria.  Application shall be made no later than August 15 in each calendar year.

Published by Order of the City Council.
Dated:  June 3, 2013

Mark Sievert
City Administrator

Publication Date:  June 17, 2013

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