NOTICE OF PUBLIC HEARINGS
CITY OF HASTINGS 2014 INFRASTRUCTURE IMPROVEMENTS
2014 NEIGHBORHOOD INFRASTRUCTURE IMPROVEMENTS
7:00 PM, Monday, March 17, 2014
Hastings City Hall
To Whom It May Concern:
Notice is hereby given that the City Council of Hastings, Minnesota will meet in the City Council Chambers, City Hall, 101 4th Street E, at 7:00 PM, Monday, March 17, 2014, to consider adoption of proposed assessments to properties abutting the 2014 Neighborhood Infrastructure Improvements project. The Hastings City Council will receive public comment on the assessments.
2014 NEIGHBORHOOD INFRASTRUCTURE IMPROVEMENTS - TOTAL PROJECT COSTS ESTIMATE = $3,940,000.00
This project includes various levels of street, sanitary sewer system, water system, curb and gutter, drainage, and sidewalk construction, reconstruction and rehabilitation on portions of 11th Street, 12th Street, 13th Street, 14th Street, Eddy Street, Ashland Street, Forest Street, Walnut Street, & Maple Street.
LEGAL DESCRIPTIONS OF PROPERTIES TO BE ASSESSED FOR THIS PROJECT:
Lot 4, Block 16; Lots 1-2, Block 25
Hancock, Thomas, & Co\'s Addition
Lot 3, Block 5; Lot 1, Block 6; Lot 1, Lots 5-8, Block 7; Lot 1, & Lots 5-8, Block 8; All of Blocks 9; Lots 2-4, Block 10; All of Blocks 11-13; All of Block 14 except the S ½ of Lots 3-4, Block 14; Lots 1-4, Block 17, Lots 1-4, Lot 6, & N 59 ft of Lot 7, Block 18; All of Blocks 19 & 20
Town of Hastings
All of Block 84, All of Block 85 except Lot 2; Lots 4-8, Block 86; Lots 5-8, Block 87; Lots 3-6, & portions of Lots 7-8, Block 89; All of Blocks 90-94; All of Block 95 except Lots 6-7; All of Block 96 except Lots 6-7; All of Block 97 except Lot 5; All of Block 98
A portion of Lot 13 & All of Lot 14, Block 5; All of Block 6
These improvements are to be considered and adopted pursuant to Minnesota Statutes, Chapter 429. The project is proposed to be assessed on a frontage basis against properties abutting or tributary to said improvements. The areas as specifically described herein are subject to said assessments.
The total improvement costs as of the date of this notice are estimated to be $3,940,000.00, and the total amount of the proposed assessments for this project is $607,770.45.
The public hearing before the City Council is scheduled for Monday, March 17, 2014 at the Hastings City Hall, 101 E. 4th St., at 7:00 PM. Such persons who desire to be heard with reference to the proposed assessments will be heard at such time and place. The City Council may adopt the proposed assessments at the public hearing.
Persons desiring to examine the exhibits and documents, including the assessment roll or persons having questions regarding their assessment may visit the Engineering Department at 1225 Progress Drive, or by phone at (651) 480-2334. The office hours are 7 a.m. to 3 p.m. Monday through Friday. Copies of said exhibits and documents may be obtained by paying the cost for such materials. The proposed assessment roll is also on file for public review at the City Clerk\'s office, located at Hastings City Hall, 101 4th Street E, Hastings, MN.
Written or oral objections to the assessment roll by any property owner will be considered. No appeal to District Court may be taken as to the amount of any assessment adopted pursuant to Statute unless a written objection signed by the affected property owner is filed with the City Clerk prior to the assessment hearing or presented to the presiding officer at the hearing. An owner who is not precluded by failure to object prior to or at the assessment hearing may appeal an assessment to District Court pursuant to Minnesota Statute § 429.081 by serving notice of the appeal upon the Mayor or Clerk of the municipality within 30 days after the adoption of the assessment and filing such notice with the District Court within 10 days after service upon the Mayor or Clerk. As of the date of this notice, the City has not adopted any deferment procedure pursuant to Section 435.193 to 435.195 of State of Minnesota Statutes.
Nicholas A. Egger, P.E. - City Engineer