NOTICE OF HEARING ON PROPOSED ASSESSMENT
To Whom it May Concern:
Notice is hereby given that the Delano City Council will meet at 7 p.m. on November 20, 2012 to consider and possibly adopt, a proposed assessment for Zoning and Development Agreement enforcement costs on certain parcels within the Kings Pointe Development. Adoption by the City Council of the proposed assessment may occur at the hearing. The area proposed to be assessed is identified on Exhibit A hereto.
The amount to be specially assessed against your particular lot, piece or parcel of land is showing on Exhibit A to the Notice. Such assessment is proposed to be payable in one installment, payable on or before the first Monday in January, 2013, and will bear interest at the rate of 4% per annum from the date of the adoption of the assessment resolution. Interest shall be added on the assessment from the date of the assessment resolution until December 31, 2012.
You may at any time prior to certification of the assessment to the County Auditor, pay the entire assessment on such property, with interest accrued to the date of the payment, to the City of Delano Finance Director. 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 City of Delano Finance Director the entire amount of the assessment remaining unpaid, with interest accrued to December 31st of the year in which such payment is made. Such payment must be made before November 15th or interest will be charged through December 31st 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 4% per year. The right to partially prepay the assessment is not available.
The proposed assessment role is on file for public inspection at the City Clerk’s office. The total amount of the proposed assessment is $24,602.00. 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 City 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 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 10 days after service upon the Mayor or City Clerk.
Date: Oct. 31, 2012
City of Delano
By: /s/ Marlene E. Kittock
Its: City Clerk
Published in the Delano Herald Journal Nov. 5, 2012.