Public Notices 03/28/2013

Foreclosure Notice
(Official Publication)
NOTICE OF ASSESSMENT LIEN FORECLOSURE SALE
THIS COMMUNICATION IS FROM A DEBT COLLECTOR. THIS IS AN ATTEMPT TO COLLECT A DEBT AND ANY INFORMATION OBTAINED WILL BE USED FOR THAT PURPOSE
NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that default has been made in the terms and conditions of the Declaration of Sunset Ponds I Homeowners’ Association, (hereinafter the Declaration) recorded in the office of the County Recorder of Wright County, Minnesota as Document No. A 935958, which covers the following property:
Legal Description: Lot 2, Block 7, Sunset Ponds, Wright County, Minnesota
Property Address: 9249 Goodrich Drive, Monticello, MN 55362
PIN: 155-159-007020
THAT pursuant to said Declaration, there is claimed to be due and owing as of February 25, 2013, from Jason Kelly and Jan Erickson, title holder, to Sunset Ponds I Homeowners’ Association, a Minnesota non-profit corporation, the amount of $9,814.45, for assessments, late fees and collection costs, plus additional assessments and other amounts that may have accrued since the date of this notice, including the costs of collection and foreclosure;
THAT prior to the commencement of this foreclosure proceeding, Lienor complied with all notice requirements as required by status; that no action or proceeding has been instituted at law or otherwise to recover the debt secured by said lien, or any part thereof;
THAT the owners have not been released from their financial obligation to pay said amount;
THAT pursuant to the Declaration, said debt creates a lien upon said premises in favor of Sunset Pond I Homeowners’ Association, as evidenced by a lien statement recorded on April 12, 2010, in the office of the Wright County Recorder as Document No. A 1144948;
THAT pursuant to the power of sale granted by the owners in taking title to the premises subject to said Declaration, said lien will be foreclosed by the sale of said property by the sheriff of said County at the Main Office of the Wright County Sheriff, Civil Division, 3800 Braddock Avenue, NE, City of Buffalo, Wright County, Minnesota, on May 1, 2013, at 10 a.m., at public auction to the highest bidder, for cash, to pay the amount then due for said assessments, together with the costs of foreclosure, including attorney’s fees as allowed by law. The time allowed by law for redemption by the unit owners, their personal representatives or assigns is six (6) months from the date of said sale.
DATE TO VACATE PROPERTY: The date on or before which the owner must vacate the property if the account is not brought current or the property redeemed under Minn. Stat. ‘ 580.23 is November 1, 2013. If the foregoing date is a Saturday, Sunday or legal holiday, then the date to vacate is the next business day at 11:59 p.m.
REDEMPTION NOTICE
THE TIME ALLOWED BY LAW FOR REDEMPTION BY THE OWNER, THE OWNER’S PERSONAL REPRESENTATIVE OR ASSIGNS, MAY BE REDUCED TO FIVE WEEKS IF A JUDICIAL ORDER IS ENTERED UNDER MINNESOTA STATUTES, SECTION 582.032, DETERMINING, AMONG OTHER THINGS, THAT THE PREMISES ARE IMPROVED WITH A RESIDENTIAL DWELLING OF LESS THAN FIVE UNITS, ARE NOT PROPERTY USED IN AGRICULTURAL PRODUCTION, AND ARE ABANDONED.
SUNSET PONDS I HOMEOWNERS’ ASSOCIATION, Lienor
Dated: February 25, 2013
By /s/ Thomas P. Carlson
Thomas P. Carlson (024871X)
Carlson & Associates, Ltd.
1052 Centerville Circle
Vadnais Heights, MN 55127
(651) 287-8640
ATTORNEY FOR SUNSET PONDS I HOMEOWNERS’ ASSOCIATION
(Mar. 14,21,28, Apr. 4,11,18, 2013) MT-Kelly/EricksonForeclosure
City of Monticello
(Official Publication)
NOTICE OF PUBLIC HEARING
Pursuant to the provisions of Minnesota Statute 13D.04, notice is hereby given that a public hearing of the Monticello Planning Commission is scheduled to consider the following matter: There may be a quorum of the City Council at this meeting.
DATE: Tuesday, April 2, 2013
TIME: 6:00 p.m.
HEARING LOCATION: Mississippi Room, Monticello Community Center
HEARING SUBJECT: Consideration of an amendment to Monticello Zoning Ordinance, Chapter 2, Section 4 – Specific Review Procedures & Requirements
PROPERTY LOCATION: City of Monticello
APPLICANT: City of Monticello
Angela Schumann, Community Development Director
Oral testimony will be accepted on the above subjects, and all persons desiring to be heard on referenced subjects will be heard at this meeting. Written comments may be taken at the Monticello City Hall, 505 Walnut Street, Suite 1, Monticello, MN 55362 until the date of the hearing. Questions may be directed to the City of Monticello at 763-295-2711.
Note: Recommendations of the Planning Commission will be subject to the approval or denial of the City Council.
Date Posted: March 13, 2013
Dates Published: March 21, 2013 & March 28, 2013
(Mar. 21 & 28, 2013)
MT-Ch2Amendment
School District 882
(Official Publication)
REGULAR SCHOOL BOARD MEETING
INDEPENDENT SCHOOL DISTRICT NO. 882
MONTICELLO, MINNESOTA
The Monticello Board of Education held their regular school board meeting on Monday, March 4th, 2013 at 5:00 p.m. in the middle School district board room. Board Members: Jill Bartlett, Scott Hill, Liz Leitch-Sell, Jim Lindberg, Robbie Smith and Superintendent Jim Johnson. Also present: district administrators and community guests. Absent: School Board Member Jeff Hegle
Location: District Board Room Date: Monday, March 4th, 2013 Time: 5:00 p.m.
AGENDA:
1. Call to Order – Chair Robbie Smith
2. The Pledge of Allegiance
3. Approval of the Agenda
Approved by Liz Leitch-Sell Seconded by Scott Hill Approved 5-0
4. Citizens Comments – none
5. Consent Agenda A.Approval of Minutes – Special School Board Meeting, January 21, 2013 B.Approval of Minutes – Regular Meeting, February 11, 2013 C.Consideration of Bills, Payroll and Receipts D. Wire Transfers – February
E. Personnel Matters – attached Total Bills $ 1,280,923.61
Approved by Jill Bartlett Seconded by Jim Lindberg Approved 5-0
6. Resolution Accepting a Donation– $4,937.63 from Viking Coca-Cola to Monticello High School to be used to purchase uniforms for athletic programs
Approved by Jill Bartlett Seconded by Scott Hill Approved 5-0
7. Curriculum and Instruction – Schoology – Middle School teachers Luke Feierabend and Sonja Johnson presented “Schoology”, a technology tool they are using with their students.
8. All-Day Kindergarten Fee for 2013-14 School Year Update – Jim Johnson, Superintendent met with the Budget Committee and their recommendation is to stay as they are, with the $285 fee for All Day Kindergarten.
9. 2nd Reading of Policy 514 – Bullying – Jim Johnson, Superintendent presented policy 514 for a second reading for School Board approval.
Approved by Scott Hill Seconded by Jim Lindberg Approved 5-0
10. FY14 Capital Budget Presentation – Tina Burkholder, Business Manager presented a proposed Capital Budget for next year. The Revenue target is almost $1.2 million but has been narrowed down to $1.5 million. Tina has asked principals and custodian’s to prioritize their needs; once this is done she will bring back a recommendation to the School Board for approval.
11. 2013-14 Calendar Options – After the calendar has been presented to; building administrator’s, staff, the CAC committee; and looking at what is best for kids for student achievement Jim Johnson, Superintendent presented three calendar options.
12. Superintendent Report – Jim Johnson, Superintendent reported on the following topics:-moving forward with the Budget and hopefully final numbers will be in May-Trap Shooting League – he is continuing to look into this and trying to find answers to many questions; what is the impact for insurance, what about the students that don’t have guns, volunteers – are the volunteers qualified, the group is asking for a $250 fee – that is not part of our activities fee structure. There are still a lot of questions; he will be meeting with the Trap Shooting League representatives this week.-Sequester – our 2012-14 funds will be cut, we will plan for that and move forward -Trap Shooting and Lacrosse league options will be work session topics held to discuss for sports activities criteria.
13. Future Meetings A. Board Work Session – March 18 @ 5:00 pm B. Special School Board Meeting – March 18, 2013 @ 6:00 pm C. Regular School Board Meeting – April 8, 2013 @ 5:00 pm D. Communications Committee Meeting April 24, 2013 @ 8:00 am
14. Adjourn 6:20 p.m. – Approved by Liz Leitch-Sell Seconded by Scott Hill
With all board members voting aye: motion carried unanimously – Opposed none
Approved 5-0 Jill Bartlett Secretary/Clerk
(Mar. 28, 2013) MT-Mar4RegMin
City of Monticello
(Official Publication)
NOTICE OF LOCAL
BOARD OF
APPEAL AND EQUALIZATION
NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that the Local Board of Appeal and Equalization of the City of Monticello, Wright County, Minnesota, will meet at 6 P.M. on Thursday, April 11, 2013, at the Monticello Community Center. The purpose of this meeting is to determine whether taxable property in the City has been properly valued and classified by the County Assessor, and to determine whether corrections need to be made. Please note that this involves assessed valuations for 2013, which will affect taxes payable in 2014.
If you believe the value or classification of your property is incorrect, please contact the Wright County Assessor’s Office to discuss your concerns. If you are still not satisfied with the valuation or classification after discussing it with the Assessor, you may appear before the Local Board of Appeal and Equalization on April 11th. The Board shall review the valuation and/or classification, and shall correct it as needed. Generally, an appearance before your Local Board of Appeal and Equalization is required by law before an appeal can be taken to the County Board of Appeal and Equalization.
If you wish to be heard by the Local Board of Appeal and Equalization, please contact the Wright County Assessor’s Office at 763-682-7367 to schedule an appointment for the meeting on April 11th. If you appear at the meeting without scheduling an appointment, you may need to wait until those with appointments have been heard.
Published: March 28, 2013 in the Monticello Times
Posted: March 28, 2012
Filed by: __________________
Catherine M. Shuman, Deputy City Clerk
(Mar. 28, 2013) MT-BoardofAppeal
City of Monticello
(Official Publication)
NOTICE OF PUBLIC HEARING
CITY OF MONTICELLO ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT AUTHORITY
CITY OF MONTICELLO
WRIGHT COUNTY
STATE OF MINNESOTA
NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that the Board of Commissioners of the City of Monticello Economic Development Authority (the “EDA”) will hold a public hearing on April 10, 2013, at approximately 6:00 p.m. at the City of Monticello City Council Chambers in City Hall, 505 Walnut Street, Suite 1, Monticello, Minnesota, to consider the proposed sale of certain land at 349 W. Broadway in the City of Monticello to Blue Egg Bakery (the “Purchaser”). The subject land is described as follows:
The South Half of Lots 1, 2, and 3, in Block 50, Townsite of Monticello, according to the plat on file and of record in the office of the Registrar of Deeds in and for Wright County, Minnesota. Said South Half of Lots 1, 2, and 3, Block 50, can also be described as follows: Beginning at the mid-point of the common line between Lots 3 and 4, in said Block; thence Southerly along said common line 82.5 feet to the Southerly line of said Block (being the Southeast corner of said Lot 3); thence Westerly along the Southerly line of Lots 3, 2, and 1 for a distance of 99 feet to the Southwest corner of Lot 1; thence Northerly along the Westerly line of Lot 1 for a distance of 82.5 feet; thence straight Easterly 99 feet to the point of beginning and there terminating.
It is proposed that the EDA will convey the land to the Purchaser in furtherance of the EDA’s goals for its Central Monticello Redevelopment Project No. 1. At the hearing, the EDA will meet to decide if the sale is advisable. A copy of all documents relating to the proposed sale of land will be on file and available for inspection at City Hall during regular business hours.
All interested persons may appear at the hearing and present their views orally or prior to the meeting in writing.
Dated: March 28, 2013
BY ORDER OF THE BOARD OF COMMISSIONERS OF THE CITY OF MONTICELLO ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT AUTHORITY
/s/ Jeff O’Neill
Executive Director
Posted: March 25, 2013
Published: March 28, 2013
(Mar. 28, 2013) MT-BlueEggBakery

City of Monticello
(Official Publication)
ADVERTISEMENT FOR BIDS
GREAT RIVER TRAIL WAYS AND TRAILHEAD
CITY OF MONTICELLO PROJECT NO. 10C010
S.P. 222-090-002
FOR THE CITY OF MONTICELLO
WRIGHT COUNTY, MINNESOTA
NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that sealed bids will be received by the City of Monticello at the office of the City Administrator until 10:30 a.m. CST, Thursday, April 18, 2013, at the City Hall located at 505 Walnut Street, Suite 1 and will be publicly opened and read at said time and place by representatives of the City of Monticello. Said proposals for the furnishing of all labor and materials for the construction, complete in-place, of the following approximate quantities:
41 EACH Clear and Grub Trees
11,000 CU YD Excavation
924 TON SP 9.5 Wearing Course Bituminous
331 LIN FT RC Pipe Culvert
1 EACH Lighting Unit Type Special
8 ACRE Seeding
15,000 POUND Hydraulic Soil Stabilizer Type 5
1 LUMP SUM Stone Monument
4 EACH Bicycle Rack, Waste Receptacle, Picnic Table
The bids must be submitted on the Proposal Forms provided in accordance with the Contract Documents, Plans, and Specifications as prepared by WSB & Associates, Inc., 701 Xenia Avenue South, Suite 300, Minneapolis, MN 55416, which are on file with the City Administrator of Monticello and may be seen at the office of the Consulting Engineers or at the office of the City Administrator.
Complete digital Proposal Forms, Plans, and Specifications for use by Contractors submitting a bid are available at www.questcdn.com. You may download the digital plan documents for a nonrefundable fee of $25.00 by inputting Quest project #2483068 on the website’s Project Search page. Please contact QuestCDN.com at 952-233-1632 or info@questcdn.com for assistance in free membership registration, downloading, and working with this digital project information.
An optional paper set of Proposal Forms, Plans, and Specifications may be obtained from the Consulting Engineers, WSB & Associates, Inc., 701 Xenia Avenue South, Suite 300, Minneapolis, MN 55416, for a nonrefundable fee of $100.00 per set, check payable to WSB & Associates, Inc.
Bids will only be accepted from Contractors who purchase digital or paper Bidding Documents as specified above.
No bids will be considered unless sealed and filed with the City Administrator of Monticello and accompanied by a cash deposit, cashier’s check, or certified check, or bid bond made payable to the City of Monticello for five percent (5%) of the amount bid, to be forfeited as liquidated damages in the event that the bid be accepted and the bidder fail to enter promptly into a written contract and furnish the required bond.
No bids may be withdrawn for a period of forty-five (45) days from the date of opening of bids. The City of Monticello reserves the right to reject any or all bids.
Minimum wage rates to be paid by the Contractors have been predetermined and are subject to the Work Hours Act of 1962, P.L. 87-581 and implementing regulations.
READ CAREFULLY THE WAGE SCALES AND DIVISION A OF THE SPECIAL PROVISIONS AS THEY AFFECT THIS/THESE PROJECT/PROJECTS
The Minnesota Department of Transportation hereby notifies all bidders:
in accordance with Title VI of the Civil Rights Act of 1964 (Act), as amended and Title 49, Code of Federal Regulations, Subtitle A Part 21, Non-discrimination in Federally-assisted programs of the Department of Transportation, it will affirmatively assure that in any contract entered into pursuant to this advertisement, disadvantaged business enterprises will be afforded maximum opportunity to participate and/or to submit bids in response to this invitation, and will not be discriminated against on the grounds of race, color, disability, age, religion, sex or national origin in consideration for an award;
in accordance with Title VI of the Civil Rights Act of 1964 as amended, and Title 23, Code of Federal Regulations, Part 230 Subpart A-Equal Employment Opportunity on Federal and Federal-Aid Construction Contracts (including supportive services), it will affirmatively assure increased participation of minority groups and disadvantaged persons and women in all phases of the highway construction industry, and that on any project constructed pursuant to this advertisement equal employment opportunity will be provided to all persons without regard to their race, color, disability, age, religion, sex or national origin;
in accordance with the Minnesota Human Rights Act, Minnesota Statute 363A.08 Unfair discriminatory Practices, it will affirmatively assure that on any project constructed pursuant to this advertisement equal employment opportunity will be offered to all persons without regard to race, color, creed, religion, national origin, sex, marital status, status with regard to public assistance, membership or activity in a local commission, disability, sexual orientation, or age; in accordance with the Minnesota Human Rights Act, Minnesota Statute 363A.36 Certificates of Compliance for Public Contracts, and 363A.37 Rules for Certificates of Compliance, it will assure that appropriate parties to any contract entered into pursuant to this advertisement possess valid Certificates of Compliance.
If you are not a current holder of a compliance certificate issued by the Minnesota Department of Human Rights and intend to bid on any job in this advertisement you must contact the Department of Human Rights immediately for assistance in obtaining a certificate.
The following notice from the Minnesota Department of Human Rights applies to all contractors:
“It is hereby agreed between the parties that Minnesota Statute, section 363A.36 and Minnesota Rules, parts 5000.3400 to 5000.3600 are incorporated into any contract between these parties based on this specification or any modification of it. A copy of Minnesota Statute 363A.36 and Minnesota Rules, parts 5000.3400 to 5000.3600 is available upon request from the contracting agency.”
“It is hereby agreed between the parties that this agency will require affirmative action requirements be met by contractors in relation to Minnesota Statute 363A.36 and Minnesota Rules 5000.3600. Failure by a contractor to implement an affirmative action plan or make a good faith effort shall result in revocation of its certificate or revocation of the contract (Minnesota Statute 363A.36, Subd. 2 and 3).”
A minimum goal of 4.7 % Good Faith Effort to be subcontracted to Disadvantaged Business Enterprises.
DATED: February 25, 2013
BY ORDER OF THE CITY COUNCIL
s/s Jeff O’Neill
City Administrator
Monticello, MN
PUBLISHED IN THE:
Monticello Times March 28, 2013 and April 4, 2013
Finance & Commerce March 28, 2013 and April 4, 2013
(Mar. 28 & Apr. 4, 2013) MT-Project10C010

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