NOTICE OF FILING FOR THE 2016
PRIMARY AND GENERAL ELECTION
CITY OF ELY, MINNESOTA
Notice is hereby given that the City General Election will be held on Tuesday, November 8, 2016. The filing period for Mayor (a 2 year term) and City Council (3 each with 4 year terms) begins at 8:00 a.m. Tuesday, May 17, 2016, and ends at 5:00 p.m., Tuesday, May 31, 2016.
Candidates may file in person or by mail between 8:00 a.m., Tuesday, May 17, 2016, and 5:00 p.m., Tuesday, May 31, 2016. Filings (Affidavit of Candidacy forms are available at the Ely City Clerk’s office and on the City of Ely website) will be accepted in the City Clerk’s office, 209 E. Chapman St., Ely, MN, 55731, the cost of filing is $5.00. Candidates who will be absent from the state during the filing period may arrange to file in person prior to departure, pursuant to Minnesota Statutes, Section 204B.09.
Public Hearing for
issuance of an Interim Use Permit:
The Ely Planning Commission will hold a public hearing on May 4, 2016 at 5:30 pm in the 2nd Floor Council Chambers of City Hall for the issuance of a Interim Use permit to Alan Mosher, to operate a Fuel Storage and Distribution (Firewood) business at 1150 E Main St, from the date of IUP issuance for a period of 10 years. Per City Code 11.40, List of Permissible and Conditional Uses, this proposed use would NOT normally be allowed within an R-1, Single and Two-Family Residential Zoning District. All interested parties may submit communication to Planning and Zoning, 209 E Chapman St, Ely, MN, 55731, 218-226-5475, firstname.lastname@example.org, or in person at the public hearing.
Planning and Zoning Administrator
City of Ely Ely Echo 4/30/2016
Sealed Bids for the construction of the Ely 2016 Improvements will be received for a single prime contract, by the City of Ely, at the office of the City Clerk, until 11:00 a.m. local time on May 17, 2016, at which time the Bids received will be publicly opened and read. The Project consists of constructing approximately 600 cubic yards common excavation, 300 cubic yards granular borrow, 300 cubic yards Aggregate Base, Class 5, 3,100 tons bituminous paving, 8 sanitary manholes, 8 catch basins, 2,670 feet concrete curb and gutter, 650 linear feet RCP storm sewer, 1,240 feet ductile iron water main, 1,090 feet PVC sanitary sewer and related appurtenances. Bids shall be on a unit price basis, with additive alternate bid items as indicated in the Bid Form.
The Ely HRA is soliciting bids for lawn care and snow removal. Lawn care to include all grass cutting and trimming at the following locations:
Pioneer Apartments 114 N. 8th Ave E.
Sibley Manor 210 W. White St.
Zenith (upper) 965 E. Camp St.
Zenith (lower) 965 E. Camp St.
Townhomes 302-312 N. 8th Ave E.
Townhomes 301-307 N. 10th Ave E.
Townhomes 802-932 E. Washington St.
NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN, That the Board of Appeal and *Equalization for the Town of Fall Lake in Lake County, Minnesota will meet at the TOWN HALL in said TOWN OF FALL LAKE at 1:00 o’clock PM on Tuesday the 3rd day of May, 2016 for the purpose of reviewing and correcting the assessment of said TOWN for the year 2016. All persons considering themselves aggrieved by said assessment, or who wish to complain that the property of another is assessed too low, are hereby notified to appear at said meeting, and show cause of having such assessment corrected.
No complaint that another person is assessed too low will be acted upon until the person so assessed, or his agent, shall have been notified of such complaint.
Clerk of the Town of Fall Lake
* Applies only in Cities whose charters provide for a Board of Equalization. Ely Echo 4/23 and 30/2016
Important Information Regarding Property Assessments
This may affect your 2017 property taxes.
The Board of Appeal and Equalization for the City of Winton will meet on May 3, 2016 at 10:00AM, at the Winton Community Church, 341 N. Main Street, Winton, MN. The purpose of this meeting is to determine whether property in the jurisdiction has been properly valued and classified by the assessor.
If you believe the value or classification of your property is incorrect, please contact your assessor’s office to discuss your concerns. If you disagree with the valuation or classification after discussing it with your assessor, you may appear before the local board of appeal and equalization. The board will review your assessments and may make corrections as needed. Generally, you must appeal to the local board before appealing to the county board of appeal