Notice of Public Hearing on the Special Assessment Roll for Fashion Square Boulevard Assessment District No. 1

Notice of Public Hearing on the Special Assessment Roll for

Fashion Square Boulevard Assessment District No. 1

Kochville Township, Saginaw County, Michigan

TO: THE RESIDENTS AND PROPERTY OWNERS OF KOCHVILLE TOWNSHIP, SAGINAW COUNTY, MICHIGAN, OWNERS OF LAND WITHIN THE FASHION SQUARE BOULEVARD ASSESSMENT DISTRICT NO. 1 AND ANY OTHER INTERESTED PERSONS:

PLEASE TAKE NOTICE that the supervisor and assessing officer of the township has reported to the township board and filed in the office of the township clerk for public examination a special assessment roll prepared by him/her covering all properties within the Fashion Square Boulevard Assessment District No. 1 benefited by the proposed extension to the current Fashion Square Boulevard from Loeffler Lane to Kochville Road, including all associated water, sewer, storm, non-motorized pedestrian pathways, sidewalks, street lighting, signs, and all associated appurtenances (the “Improvements”).  Said assessment roll has been prepared for the purpose of assessing a portion of the costs of the construction of the Improvements and work incidental thereto within the aforesaid assessment district as more particularly shown on the plans as prepared for the Township by the Spicer Group on file with the township clerk at 5851 Mackinaw Road, Saginaw, Michigan 48604, within the township, which assessment is in the total amount of $700,000.00.

PLEASE TAKE FURTHER NOTICE that the assessing officer has further reported that the assessment against each parcel of land within said district is such relative portion of the whole sum levied against all parcels of land in said district as the benefit to such parcels bears to the total benefit to all parcels of land in said district.

PLEASE TAKE FURTHER NOTICE that the township board will meet at the Kochville Township Hall, located at 5851 Mackinaw Road, Saginaw, Michigan on Tuesday, June 28, 2016, at 8:00 o’clock a.m. for the purpose of reviewing said special assessment roll and hearing any objections thereto. Said roll may be examined at the office of the township clerk during regular business hours of regular business days until the time of said hearing and may further be examined at said hearing.

Appearance and protest at the hearing held to confirm the special assessment roll is required in order to appeal the amount of the special assessment to the Michigan Tax Tribunal.

An owner or party in interest, or his or her agent, may appear in person at the hearing to protest the special assessment, or shall be permitted to file his or her appearance or protest by letter and his or her personal appearance shall not be required. (The owner or any person having an interest in the real property who protests in person or in writing at the hearing may file a written appeal of the special assessment with the Michigan Tax Tribunal within 30 days after the confirmation of the special assessment roll.)