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Public notices for the week of 6/16/14 continued

June 15, 2014
Faribault County Register

ADVERTISEMENT FOR BIDS

The School Board of Independent School District #2860, Blue Earth, Minnesota will be accepting quotations for the year's supply of diesel fuel and unleaded gasoline, for the transportation department for the 2014-2015 school year for Blue Earth Area Schools. The quotations will be received in the Office of the Superintendent until 2 PM on Monday, June 30, 2014. Suppliers may request bid specifications form from the Office of Transportation, call 507-526-3294.

June 9,16, 2014

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STATE OF MINNESOTA

COUNTY OF FARIBAULT

FIFTH JUDICIAL DISTRICT

DISTRICT COURT

PROBATE DIVISION

Court File No. 22 PR 14 272

ESTATE OF

Bruce A. Lorenz

aka Bruce Allen Lorenz,

Decedent

NOTICE AND ORDER OF HEARING ON PETITION FOR PROBATE OF WILL AND

APPOINTMENT OF

PERSONAL

REPRESENTATIVE AND

NOTICE TO CREDITORS

It is Ordered and Notice is given that on July 8, 2014, at 10:30 a.m., a hearing will be held in this Court at 415 North Main Street, Blue Earth, Minnesota, for the formal probate of an instrument purporting to be the Will of the Decedent dated, July 7, 2008, ("Will"), and for the appointment of Sandra L. Lorenz, whose address is 16387 State Hwy 22, P.O. Box 37, Wells, MN 56097 as Personal Representative of the Estate of the Decedent in an Unsupervised administration. Any objections to the petition must be filed with the Court prior to or raised at the hearing. If proper and if no objections are filed or raised, the Personal Representative will be appointed with full power to administer the Estate, including the power to collect all assets, to pay all legal debts, claims, taxes and expenses, to sell real and personal property, and to do all necessary acts for the Estate.

Notice is also given that (subject to Minn. 524.3-801) all creditors having claims against the Estate are required to present the claims to the Personal Representative or to the Court Administrator within four months after the date of this Notice or the claims will be barred.

Dated: May 28, 2014

BY THE COURT

Douglas L. Richards,

Judge of District Court

Adele Kiehm,

Deputy Court Administrator

(COURT?SEAL)

Dated: May 28, 2014

Attorney For Petitioner

Randel I. Bichler

FRUNDT & JOHNSON, LTD.

22 S. Broadway, Ste. 300

PO?Box 98

Wells, MN 56027

Attorney License No: 8126

Telephone: (507) 553-5021

Fax: (507) 553-5023

Email:rbichler@

frundt-johnson.com

June 9, 16, 2014

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REQUEST FOR PROPOSALS ANIMAL CONTROL

SERVICES

The Faribault County Animal Control Services Joint Powers is seeking parties interested in providing animal control services for Faribault County communities and county at large served by the Sheriff's Department, City of Winnebago, City of Blue Earth, City of Delavan, and City of Elmore. A proposal package is available from Blue Earth City Hall at 125 W. 6th St., Blue Earth, MN 56013 or by e-mailing kbailey@becity.org or by calling 507-526-7336. Response deadline is June 18, 2014.

June 16, 2014

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DOCUMENT 00100 -

ADVERTISEMENT FOR BIDS

North Industrial Park

City of Blue Earth

Blue Earth, MN

RECEIPT AND OPENING OF PROPOSALS: Sealed proposals for the work described below will be received at the Office of the City Administrator, City of Blue Earth, 125 West Sixth Street, P.O. Box 38, Blue Earth, MN 56013-0038 until 11:00 a.m. on June 18, 2014 at which time the bids will be opened and publicly read.

DESCRIPTION OF WORK: The work includes the construction of approximately:

Common Excavation

221,400 CY

Aggregate Base

5,400 CY

8" Bituminous Pavement

13,400 SY

B618 Curb & Gutter

4,500 LF

12" - 48" RC Storm Sewer

2,600 LF

65" Span RC Arch Pipe

40 LF

Storm Sewer Manhole

75 LF

Storm Sewer Catch Basin

70 LF

6" - 10" PVC Sanitary Sewer

3,209 LF

Sanitary Sewer Manhole

150 LF

6" - 12" PVC Watermain

3,950 LF

Hydrant 6 EA

Watermain Fittings

2,400 LBS

7" Concrete Driveway

90 SY

Seeding2,100 SY

Sodding9.3 AC

Rip Rap50 TON

Rapid Stabilization

7,800 MGAL

Erosion Control Blanket

6,200 SY

7" Concrete Pavement (Alternate Bid)9,900 SY

together with numerous related items of work, all in accordance with Plans and Specifications.

PLANHOLDERS LIST, ADDENDUMS AND BID TABULATION: The planholders list, addendums and bid tabulations will be available for download on-line at www.bolton-menk.com or www.questcdn.com. Any addendums may also be distributed by mail, fax or email.

TO OBTAIN BID DOCUMENTS: Complete digital project bidding documents are available at www.bolton-menk.com or www.questcdn.com. You may view the digital plan documents for free by entering Quest project #3294975 on the website's Project Search page. Documents may be downloaded for $20.00. Please contact QuestCDN.com at 952-233-1632 or info@questcdn.com for assistance in free membership registration, viewing, downloading, and working with this digital project information. An optional paper set of project documents is also available for a nonrefundable price of $100.00 per set, which includes applicable sales tax and shipping. Please make your check to payable to Bolton & Menk, Inc. and send it to 219 North Main Street, Fairmont, MN 56031, (507) 238-4738, fax (507) 238-4732.

BID SECURITY: A certified check or proposal bond in the amount of not less than 5 percent of the total amount bid, drawn in favor of City of Blue Earth shall accompany each bid.

OWNER'S RIGHTS RESERVED: The Owner reserves the right to reject any or all bids and to waive any irregularities and informalities therein and to award the Contract to other than the lowest bidder if, in their discretion, the interest of the Owner would be best served thereby.

OTHER: This project is being funded in part by the U.S. Department of Commerce Economic Development Admin- istration. Contractors are hereby notified that Davis-Bacon prevailing wages and Buy American provisions apply to this contract.

Dated: May 20, 2014./s/ Kathy Bailey

City Administrator

May 26, June 2, 9, 16, 2014

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BLUE EARTH AREA SCHOOL BOARD MINUTES

I.S.D. #2860

May 12, 2014

The regular meeting of the Board of Education of the Blue Earth Area, I.S.D #2860 was held on Monday May 12, 2014 in Blue Earth, MN.

Present were School Board members: J. Haugh, M. Eckhardt, D. Fellows, F. Bly, M. Maher and S. Ripley.

Also attending were Supt. Gough, members of the press, staff and public.

The meeting was called to order at 6:30 p.m. by Chairperson Bly. The Pledge of Allegiance was recited.

On Maher/Ripley motion the board approved the agenda. Unanimous approval.

Public input: None

On an Eckhardt/Fellows motion, the board unanimously approved the minutes from the April meeting.

The board unanimously approved six money transfers in the amount of $1,383,589.51. Maher/Haugh motion.

District Reports: Dar Holmseth was present to give an update on all the happenings in the Community Ed. Dept.

High School Principal Rich Schneider discussed how the Districts Q-comp model is used for teacher evaluations and development.

Chairperson's report: Vice-Chair Mary Eckhardt gave a summary of the Boards evaluation report for Supt. Evan Gough. A very satisfactory score of 3.82 on a scale of 1-5 was given.

Superintendents Report:

Mr. Evan Gough gave a legislative update.

Committee Reports: Chairman Bly reported that the non-certified staff negotiations were completed.

Principal Reports: Cue reported that MCA testing is almost complete and field trip season is here.

Schneider thanked the sponsors and people that have organized the upcoming Academic, Athletic, FFA, and CAPP banquets.

Action Items:

On a Maher/Eckhardt motion the board unanimously approved the capital outlay and deferred maintenance budget for 2014-2015.

Transportation Director Dan Brod was given the approval to purchase 3 new buses on a Haugh/Fellows motion.

The salaries and wages for the Community Ed. Dept for 2014-15 were approved on a Haugh/Fellows motion.

A Resolution for membership in the MSHSL was approved on a Ripley/Eckhardt motion. Voting in favor were: Bly, Eckhardt, Ripley, Fellows, Maher and Haugh.

The non-certified contract was approved for 2014-16 on a Fellows/Ripley motion.

Personnel:

The following hires were approved on a Haugh/Eckhardt motion:

Justin Skaden- Custodial B-2-1

Tanya Hurley- Para

The following Contacts were approved on an Eckhardt/Maher motion:

Ingrid Chrisman- H.S. Language Arts 1.0 FTE

Janessa Maudal- H.S. Language Arts 1.0 FTE

Patti Lindsey- H.S. Guidance Counselor

Kevin Grant- Title I Consultant 2014-15

Natalie Green- Spanish Teacher

The following Resignations were accepted on a Maher/Haugh motion:

Steve DeMarce- Custodian

Paul Carlson-Elem Teacher

Ashley Himmer- ECFE/Discovery Teacher

The Retirement of Francine Russel (cook's helper) was accepted on a Haugh/Ripley motion

On an Eckhardt/Maher motion, a Transfer request for K-8 Asst. Principal to go back into the classroom was granted.

District Policy: Policies 214, 410, 413, 506 and 522 were given for a first reading.

On a Maher/Ripley motion policy 616 was approved.

On a Maher/Fellows motion, the board was dismissed at 7:55 pm

Respectfully Submitted,

Jesse Haugh-clerk

June 16, 2014

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FARIBAULT COUNTY

BOARD OF

COMMISSIONERS

SYNOPSIS

MAY 20, 2014

1. All members were present. The pledge of allegiance was recited.

2. Approve minutes and synopsis of May 6, 2014.

3. Approve agenda of May 20, 2014.

4. Accepted quote from G & S Drainage of $13,000 for 500 feet of repair on County Ditch 25BrA.

5. Approved Resolution 14-PZ07-22 granting a conditional use permit to More's Ag Center,

Inc. for up to three (3) 30,000 gallon LP gas storage tanks in the A-2 General Agriculture District. Commissioners Groskreutz, Loveall, Roper, Warmka, and Young voted yes. Charles More of More's Ag Center attended.

6. A public hearing for a feedlot application from Dean Schimek in Section 2 of Barber Township was held. Johnson showed proof of advertising for the hearing. No member of the public appeared to make comment. No action was required for the hearing.

7. Set 4:00 p.m. on June 17, 2014 for a public hearing on the Subsurface Sewage Treatment System Ordinance amendments.

8. Approved advertising for a full-time 4-H Coordinator. Commissioners Groskreutz and Roper voted no.

9. Approved Resolution 14-CB-23 requesting a variance from the standard for State Aid Operation for Project No. S.A.P. 022-606-020, Main Street in Blue Earth. Commissioners Groskreutz, Loveall, Roper, Warmka, and Young voted yes. Michele Hard of Blue Earth attended representing downtown businesses and presented a petition requesting angle parking on this project.

10. Approved entering into a contract with Stantec Consulting to provide engineering design services for the replacement of old bridge 4453 at an estimated fee of $59,310.

11. Adopted Resolution 14-CB-24 approving the application for a charitable gambling permit

for the Fairmont Youth Hockey Association at Riverside Town & Country Club. Commissioners Groskreutz, Loveall, Roper, Warmka, and Young voted yes. Julie Jorgensen of Fairmont Youth Hockey Association attended.

12. Approved Resolution 14-CB-25 adopting the Joint Faribault-Martin County Solid Waste Management Plan and supporting documentation, dated May 20, 2014. Commissioners Groskreutz, Loveall, Roper, Warmka, and Young voted yes.

13. Approved hiring of Brittney Gehrking of Winnebago as part-time sheriff deputy effective May 25, 2014.

14. Approved transfer of $10,902 from the General Fund to the County Library Fund to satisfy the requirement of minimum level of support required by the Minnesota Department of Education for library systems.

15. Approved requests from J. McDonald to attend a 2-day MCEA summer conference in Alexandria and C. Anderson and E. Bromeland to attend a 1-day Public Safety Best Practices forum in Minneapolis.

16. Approved payment of $3,000 to Retired Senior Volunteer Program (RSVP) for 2013 and 2014 allocations.

17. Approved sending a letter to the Commissioner of Commerce on behalf of the Board of

Commissioners in support of the ITC power line project and to support the Modified Route A plan. Commissioner Loveall abstained from vote and discussion based on a potential conflict of interest.

18. Approved payment bills totaling $190,493.83.

Discussion was held concerning the following:

1. M. Lore, S. Johnson, and M. Stindtman met regarding soil and water/planning and zoning business.

2. University of Minnesota Extension Regional Director LuAnn Hiniker and Extension Committee Chair Kerry Doyle met regarding extension business.

3. 3rd and 4th grade students from St. Casimir's School in Wells attended the meeting.

4. J. McDonald met regarding public works business.

5. B. Rabbe met regarding solid waste business.

6. D. Fellows met regarding central services business.

Complete minutes are on file in the Central Services Office.

The meeting was adjourned for May 2014.

Tom Loveall, Chairman

John Thompson, Auditor-Treasurer-Coordinator

June 16, 2014

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STATE OF MINNESOTA

COUNTY OF FARIBAULT

FIFTH JUDICIAL DISTRICT

DISTRICT COURT

PROBATE DIVISION

Court File No. 22 PR 14 292

Estate of

Kathryn Janette Nowak,

Deceased

NOTICE AND?ORDER OF HEARING ON PETITION FOR FORMAL ADJUDICATION OF INTESTACY, DETERMINATION OF HEIRS AND

APPOINTMENT OF

PERSONAL

REPRESENTATIVE AND

NOTICE TO CREDITORS

It is Ordered and Notice is hereby given that on the July 8, 2014, at 10:30 a.m. a hearing will be held in this Court at Blue Earth, Minnesota, for the adjudication of intestacy and determination of heirship of the Decedent and for the appointment of Janette Kockler, whose address is 3802 150th Avenue, PO?Box 253, Bancroft, IA 50517 as Personal Representative of the Estate of the Decedent in an UNSUPERVISED administration. Any objections to the petition must be filed with the Court prior to or raised at the hearing. If proper and if no objections are filed or raised, the Personal Representative will be appointed with full power to administer the Estate, including the power to collect all assets, pay all legal debts, claims, taxes and expenses, to sell real and personal property, and do all necessary acts for the Estate.

Notice is also given that (subject to Minn. 524.3-801) all creditors having claims against the Estate are required to present the claims to the Personal Representative or to the Court Administrator within four months after the date of this Notice or the claims will be barred.

Dated: June 6, 2014BY THE COURT

Douglas L. Richards,

Judge of District Court

Adele Kiehm,

Deputy Court Administrator

(COURT?SEAL)

Dated: June 6, 2014

Attorney For Petitioner

R. William Barke

SPENCER, BARKE &

VIESSELMAN

114 West Sixth Street,

PO Box 127

Blue Earth, MN 56013-0127

Attorney License No: 166352

Telephone: (507) 526-2141

FAX: 507-526-5307

Email: sbvlaw@bevcomm.net

June 16, 23, 2014

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STATE OF MINNESOTA

COUNTY OF FARIBAULT

FIFTH JUDICIAL DISTRICT

DISTRICT COURT

PROBATE DIVISION

Court File No. 22 PR 14 293

Estate of:

Eugene Florian Mikolai

Decedent

NOTICE AND?ORDER?OF?HEARING ON PETITION

FOR PROBATE OF WILL

AND APPOINTMENT OF

PERSONAL

REPRESENTATIVE AND

NOTICE TO CREDITORS

It is Ordered and Notice is given that on July 8, 2014, at 10:30 a.m., a hearing will be held in this Court at Blue Earth, Minnesota, for the formal probate of an instrument purporting to be the Will of Decedent, dated February 26, 2013, and for the appointment of Lee Mikolai, whose address is 39152 95th Street, Blue Earth MN 56013 as Personal Representative of the Estate of the Decedent in an Unsupervised administration.

Any objections to the petition must be filed with the Court prior to or raised at the hearing. If proper and if no objections are filed or raised, the Personal Representative will be appointed with full power to administer the Estate, including the power to collect all assets, pay all legal debts, claims, taxes and expenses, to sell real and personal property, and do all necessary acts for the Estate.

Notice is also given that (subject to Minn. 524.3-801) all creditors having claims against the Estate are required to present the claims to the Personal Representative or to the Court Administrator within four months after the date of this Notice or the claims will be barred.

A charitable beneficiary may request notice of the probate proceedings be given to the Attorney General pursuant to Minn. Stat. 501B.41, subd. 5.

Dated: June 6, 2014

BY THE COURT

Douglas L. Richards,

Judge of District Court

Adele Kiehm,

Deputy Court Administrator

(COURT?SEAL)

Dated: June 6, 2014

Attorney For

Personal Representative

R. William Barke

SPENCER, BARKE &

VIESSELMAN

114 West Sixth Street,

PO Box 127

Blue Earth, MN 56013-0127

Attorney License No: 166352

Telephone: (507) 526-2141

FAX: 507-526-5307

Email: sbvlaw@bevcomm.net

June 16, 23, 2014

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ORDINANCE NO. 5-12-14

CITY OF ELMORE

AN ORDINANCE TO

REGULATE THE USE OF

PORTABLE TEMPORARY TOILET/RESTROOMS

WITHIN THE CITY OF

ELMORE

The City Council of the City of Elmore does ordain as follows:

SECTION I.

The City Council of the City of Elmore finds that there is a need for the regulation of the use and placement of portable temporary toilets/restrooms commonly known as "porta-potties" or "porta-johns" within the City of Elmore to protect the public health and welfare of the citizens of the City and the property values of the City.

SECTION II.

That a new Subsection of the Elmore City Code is hereby adopted to be known as Subsection 205.10 Temporary Use of Portable Temporary Toilets/Restrooms, stating the following:

205.10. Temporary Use of Portable Temporary Toilets/Restrooms.

1. The use of a Portable Temporary Toilet/Restroom, commonly known as "porta-potties" or "porta-johns" on private or public property shall be allowed by permit only. Permits shall be issued by the City of Elmore upon application made with the City Clerk during normal business hours. The charge for said permit will be $5.00.

2. Permits issued for construction sites shall be valid during the period of construction.

3. Permits for special events shall expire no later than 7 days after the event.

4. All portable temporary toilets/restrooms shall be removed upon expiration of the permit

5. Said Portable Temporary Toilet/Restroom units must be emptied and or serviced at least 1 time per week during the use period authorized by City permit. Said units shall also be kept clean and sanitary during the authorized permit period.

6. Portable Temporary Toilet/ Restroom units located upon private property may only be placed in the rear yard and must be located at least 5 feet from a property line.

SECTION III.

This Ordinance shall not be effective until thirty (30) days after its passage and publication.

PASSED AND ADOPTED BY THE CITY COUNCIL OF THE CITY OF ELMORE ON THIS 12th DAY OF MAY, 2014.

BY ORDER OF THE ELMORE CITY COUNCIL:

Dianne Nowak, City Clerk

June 16, 2014

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DEADLINE

Deadline for Public Notices is Wednesday at 12:00 Noon for the next Mondays issue. All legal copy should be delivered to the office by noon Wednesday to insure its publication.

If you need to place a public notice legal please email your legal to ptrue@faribaultcountyregister.com or fcnews@bevcomm.net

Or mail notice to: Faribault County Register, PO Box 98, 125 North Main Street, Blue Earth, MN 56013 or fax to 507-526-4080. Thank you

 
 

 

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