Public Hearing - August 3rd @ 9:00AM, 5-Year Capitol Improvement Plan

Notice is hereby given that the Board of County Commissioners of Rock County, Minnesota (the County), will meet at 9:00AM on August 03, at the Rock County Courthouse, 204 E. Brown Street, Luverne, Minnesota, to conduct a public hearing to obtain public comment on the County’s intention to approve the County’s Capital Improvement Plan (the CIP) and issue capital improvement plan bonds (the Bonds) in an amount not to exceed $21,836,249 pursuant to Minnesota Statutes, Section 373.40, for the purpose of financing the construction of various capital improvements identified in the CIP.

If a petition requesting a vote on the issuance of the Bonds is signed by voters equal to five percent of the votes cast in the County at the last general election and filed with the County Auditor/Treasurer within thirty (30) days after the public hearing, the County may issue the Bonds only after obtaining the approval of a majority of the voters voting on the question of issuing the Bonds. 

Copies of the proposed CIP and resolution are on file and may be inspected at the Rock County Courthouse during normal business hours.  All interested parties are invited to attend the public hearing or to provide written comments to the undersigned, which written comments will be considered at the hearing.

Questions regarding this matter may be referred to Kyle Oldre, Administrator at (507) 283-5065.  Auxiliary aids are available upon request at least 96 hours in advance of the hearing.  Please contact the County at (507) 283-5065 to make arrangements.