Notice of Hearing on Proposed Assessment
Notice is hereby given that the City council will meet at 6:45 p.m. on December 19, 2013 in the Milaca City Hall located at 255 First Street E., Milaca, Minnesota 56353 to consider the proposed assessment for the cleanup of certain lots within the Fieldstone Greene Subdivision, City of Milaca, Mille Lacs County, Minnesota. Adoption by the council of the proposed assessment may occur at the hearing. The following is the area proposed to be assessed: Various properties abutting the streets of Fieldstone Greene Subdivision.
Such assessment is proposed to be payable in one installment to be payable on or before the first Monday in January 2014, and will bear interest at the rate of 6 percent per annum from the date of the adoption of the assessment resolution.
You may at any time prior to certification of the assessment to the county auditor, pay the entire assessment on such property to the City Clerk, with interest accrued to the date of payment. No interest shall be charged if the entire assessment is paid within 30 days from the adoption of this assessment. You may at any time thereafter, pay to the Mille Lacs County Treasurer the entire amount of the assessment remaining unpaid, with interest accrued to December 31 of the year in which such payment is made. Such payment must be made before November 15 or interest will be charged through December 31 of the succeeding year. If you decide not to prepay the assessment before the date given above the rate of interest that will apply is 6 percent per year.
The proposed assessment roll is on file for public inspection at the city clerks office. The total amount of the proposed assessment is $5,175.00. Written or oral objections will be considered at the meeting. No appeal to district court may be taken as to the amount of an assessment unless a written objection signed by the affected property owner is filed with the municipal clerk prior to the assessment hearing or presented to the presiding officer at the hearing. The council may upon such notice consider any objection to the amount of a proposed individual assessment at an adjourned meeting upon such further notice to the affected property owners as it deems advisable.
An owner may appeal an assessment to district court pursuant to Minn. Stat. 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.
Greg Lerud, City Clerk
City of Milaca
Published in the
Mille Lacs County Times
November 21, 2013

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