NOTICE OF HEARING
Pursuant to Chapter 103D.911 of the Minnesota Statutes, notice is hereby given that the Board of Managers of the Middle-Snake-Tamarac Rivers Watershed will hold a public hearing on the proposed budget for 2015 at 4:15 P.M., August 19, 2014, at the District office, 453 North McKinley Street, in Warren, Minnesota.
The following is a summary of the proposed budget for 2015:
Building Maintenance 5,000
Publication & Printing 5,000
Managers Per Diem & Expenses 22,000
Association Dues 2,600
Employee Mileage & Expenses 4,000
Vehicle Expenses 15,000
Employee Payroll & Fringes 245,000
Project Construction 64,140
USGS Stream Gage
& Cost Share 8,500
Stream Maintenance 3,500
Property Taxes 43,000
Project Expenses 279,640
Fund Budget 250,000
In addition, an ad valorem tax of 0.0003627 percent of taxable market value for 2014, collectible in 2015, will be levied on all taxable property within the district in accordance with provisions Minesota 1976 Session Law, Chapter 162, Sec. 1; as amended by laws of 1982, Chapter 474, sec 1; laws of 1983, Chapter 338; and laws of 1989 First Special Session, Chapter 1, Article 5, Sec 45 and in accordance with said statute, one half of this levy will remain in the district for the development, construction and maintenance of projects and programs of benefit to the District and the other half of the levy will be sent to the Red River Watershed Management Board for the development, construction and maintenance of projects and programs of benefit to the Red River Basin.
Interested persons are invited to attend this hearing and express their views.
/s/ David Bakke
(July 30, August 6, 2014)