CITY OF SARTELL
NOTICE OF HEARING ON ASSESSMENTS
FOR CR 29 STREET AND UTILITY IMPROVEMENTS
TO WHOM IT MAY CONCERN:
TIME AND PLACE
Notice is hereby given that the City Council of the City of Sartell, Minnesota, will meet in the City Hall in the City of Sartell, Minnesota, on the 9th day of July, 2018, at 6 p.m. to consider objections to the proposed assessments for CR 29 Street & Utility Improvements heretofore ordered by the City Council.
GENERAL NATURE OF IMPROVEMENTS
Proposed improvements include construction of improvements to Sanitary Sewer and Water Mains under County Road 29, crossing the Mississippi River, as well as improvements to Third Avenue East and Second Street NE, by reconstruction of the street, drainage system, sanitary sewer, water, and sewer services.
ASSESSMENT ROLL OPEN TO INSPECTION: The proposed assessment roll is on file with the City Clerk and open to public inspection.
AREA PROPOSED TO BE ASSESSED: The area proposed to be assessed consists of every lot, piece or parcel of land benefitted by said improvement, which has been ordered made and is as follows: property along CR 29 Street & Utility Improvement in the City of Sartell,
TOTAL AMOUNT OF PROPOSED ASSESSMENT:
The total amount proposed to be assessed is $222,588.82.
WRITTEN OR ORAL OBJECTIONS:
Written or oral objections will be considered at the hearing.
RIGHT OF APPEAL:
An owner of property to be assessed may appeal the assessment to the district court pursuant to Minnesota Statutes, Section 429.081 by serving notice of the appeal upon the Mayor or Clerk of the City within 30 days after the adoption of the assessment and filing such notice with the district court within ten days after service upon the Mayor or Clerk.
LIMITATION ON APPEAL:
No appeal may be taken as to the amount of any assessment adopted by the City Council unless a written objection signed by the affected property owner is filed with the Clerk prior to the assessment hearing or presented to the presiding officer at the hearing. All objections to the assessments not received at the assessment hearing in the manner prescribed by Minnesota Statutes, Section 429.061 are waived, unless the failure to object to the assessment hearing is due to a reasonable cause.
DEFERMENT OF ASSESSMENTS:
Under the provisions of Minnesota Statutes, Sections 435.193 to 435.195, the City may, at its discretion, defer the payment of assessments for any homestead property owned by a person 65 years of age or older for whom it would be a hardship to make the payments. The procedure for applying for such a deferment has been set forth by Resolution in the City’s Assessment Policy and is available upon request at the office of the City Clerk.
The notice of this hearing mailed to property owners contains additional information.
DATED: June 11, 2018.
BY ORDER OF THE CITY COUNCIL
/s/ Mary Degiovanni
Publish: June 15, 2018
Author: Janelle Von Pinnon
Von Pinnon has been publishing the St. Joseph Newsleader since 1989, the Sartell-St. Stephen Newsleader since 1995 and the Sauk Rapids-Rice Newsleader since 2015. She graduated from Minnesota State University-Moorhead with degrees in mass communications (with an emphasis on print journalism) and biology. She lives in southeast St. Cloud with her husband and two children.