City of Fergus Falls meeting July 15

Published 3:52pm Wednesday, July 3, 2013

(First Publication July 1, 2013)

NOTICE OF FILING OF PROPOSED ASSESSMENTS AND OF HEARING THEREON BY THE CITY COUNCIL  TO PAY THE COSTS OF PUBLIC IMPROVEMENT 7178

TO THE OWNERS OF REAL ESTATE BENEFITED BY AND TO BE ASSESSED FOR THE COST OF PUBLIC IMPROVEMENT 7178

Notice is hereby given that the Fergus Falls City Council will meet at 5:30 p.m. on July 15, 2013 at City Hall located at 112 West Washington (west door) to consider, and possibly adopt, the proposed assessment for the sanitary sewer and water services (PI 7178) located at 224 and 226 East Alcott Avenue in Lots 1 & 2, Block 20, Cutler’s 3rd Addition in the City of Fergus Falls, MN.  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 $8,996.11.

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 17, 2013

Mark Sievert
City Administrator

Publication Date: July 1, 2013.

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