Hearing Notice – Waconia

Waconia, Minnesota October 1, 2012
Notice is hereby given that the City Council of the city of Waconia will meet at 6:00 p.m., or as soon thereafter as possible, on November 19, 2012 at Waconia City Offices located at 201 Vine Street South, Waconia, Minnesota to consider, and possibly adopt, the proposed certification of delinquent utility and other charges for services for payment with 2013 taxes.
Such certifications shall be payable with property taxes including principal and interest extending over a period of one (1) year, with interest at a rate of six percent (6%) per annum, in the amount annually required to pay the principal over such period and such rate, the first of said installments to be payable with property taxes to Carver county and passed through to the City of Waconia collectible during the year 2013. Interest shall accrue from and after the date of this resolution.
You may at any time prior to certification by the City Council, pay the entire certification amount on such property, with interest accrued to the date of the payment, to the City of Waconia. No interest shall be charged if the entire amount is paid within thirty (30) days from the adoption of this certification, You may at any time thereafter, pay to the City of Waconia, the entire amount remaining unpaid, with interest accrued to December 27 of the year in which such payment is made. Such payment must be made before December 27th 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 six percent (6%) per year.
The proposed certification roll is on file for public inspection at Waconia City Hall. Written or oral objections will be considered at the meeting. No appeal to District Court may be taken as to the amount of the certification unless a written objection signed by the affected property owner is filed with the municipal clerk prior to the public 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 municipal clerk of the City within thirty (30) days after the adoption of the certification and filing such notice with the District Court within ten (10) days after service upon the Mayor or municipal clerk.
/s/Susan MH Arntz
Authorized City Representative
(Published in The Waconia Patriot Oct. 11, 2012)