Journal-World classified (published 03/08/2013)

(First published in the Lawrence Daily Journal-World
February 22, 2013)

RESOLUTION NO. 7012

A RESOLUTION DIRECTING
AND ORDERING A PUBLIC
HEARING ON THE ADVISABILITY OF THE MAKING OF
CERTAIN INTERNAL IMPROVEMENTS IN THE CITY
OF LAWRENCE, KANSAS,
UNDER THE PROVISIONS
OF K.S.A. 12-6a01 ET SEQ.,
AS AMENDED AND SUPPLEMENTED; AND PROVIDING
FOR THE GIVING OF NOTICE OF SAID HEARING
(SEWER IMPROVEMENTS /
FORMER FARMLAND PROPERTY).

BE IT RESOLVED BY THE
GOVERNING BODY OF THE
CITY OF LAWRENCE, KANSAS:

That a public hearing shall
be held by the Governing
Body of the City of Lawrence, Kansas, on the advisability of the following
improvement:

THE CONSTRUCTION OF
SANITARY SEWER IN THE
FORMER FARMLAND PROPERTY INCLUDING PROPERTY
ACQUISITION, EXCAVATION,
INSTALLING SEWER MAIN,
MANHOLES AND OTHER
NECESSARY AND APPROPRIATE IMPROVEMENTS (the
"Improvements").

Said hearing shall be held
on March 5, 2013 in the City
Commission meeting room,
City Hall, 6 East 6th Street,
Lawrence, Kansas, at 6:35
p.m. or thereafter as provided by K.S.A. 12-6a01 et
seq.

The City Clerk shall publish
the following notice of such
public hearing in the official city newspaper, two (2)
times, such publications to
be one (1) week apart, and
the last publication to be at
least three (3) days prior to
the date of the hearing.

NOTICE OF PUBLIC
HEARING

Notice is hereby given that
the Governing Body of the
City of Lawrence, Kansas,
will meet for the purpose of
holding a public hearing as
provided by K.S.A. 12-6a01
et seq. in the City Commission meeting room, City
Hall, 6 East 6th Street, Lawrence, Kansas on March 5,
2013, at 6:35 p.m., to consider the advisability of the
following proposed improvement:

(a)The general nature of
the proposed improvement:
THE CONSTRUCTION OF
SANITARY SEWER IN THE
FORMER FARMLAND PROPERTY INCLUDING PROPERTY
ACQUISITION, EXCAVATION,
INSTALLING SEWER MAIN,
MANHOLES AND OTHER
NECESSARY AND APPROPRIATE IMPROVEMENTS
(the "Improvements").

(b) The proposed improvement district includes:
Lots 1-6, Block A; Tract D,
Block A; Lots 1-4, Block B;
Lots 1-6, Block C; all in the
Final Plat for the Former
Farmland Property, Douglas County, Kansas (the
"Improvement District").

(c) The estimated or probable cost of the Improvements is $1,725,000 (to be
increased at the pro-rata
rate of 1 percent per month
from and after the adoption
date of the resolution authorizing the Improvements), plus costs of issuance and plus costs of interest on any temporary financing.

(d) The method of assessment:
Property in the district
shall be assessed for the
costs of the Improvements
based upon the ratio of the
square footage of each lot,
parcel, or tract to the
square footage of the entire Improvement District

(e) The apportionment of
costs shall be:
One hundred percent
(100%) of the cost of the
Improvement shall be paid
by the Improvement District and zero percent (0%)
of the cost shall be paid by
the City-at-large.

The hearing may be adjourned from time to time
and until the Governing
Body shall have made findings by resolution as to the
advisability of the Improvement, the nature of the Improvement, the estimated
cost, the boundaries of the
Improvement District, the
method of assessment and
the apportionment of cost
between the Improvement
District and the
city-at-large, all as finally
determined by the governing body.

ADOPTED by the governing
body of the City of Lawrence, Kansas, this 19th day
of February.

PASSED:
Robert J. Schumm, Mayor

ATTEST:
Jonathan M. Douglass, City
Clerk Date

Form Approved By:
Toni R. Wheeler, City
Attorney Date

Legal description approved
by:
Charles F. Soules, P.E. Date
Director of Public Works
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