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Public notices for week of May 16, 2021

By Staff | May 16, 2021

ADVERTISEMENT FOR BIDS

SAFE ROUTES TO SCHOOL

S.P. 022-591-002

MINN. PROJ. NO. TA 2218(160)

CITY OF BLUE EARTH

BLUE EARTH, MN

RECEIPT AND OPENING OF PROPOSALS: Proposals for the work described below will be received online through QuestCDN.com until 11:00 a.m. on June 2, 2021, at which time the bids will be opened and publicly read online through Microsoft Teams. Please use the link or call-in number/conference ID below to see and/or hear the bid opening results:

Microsoft Teams Meeting link: https://bit.ly/3e5TGV9

Call: +1 612-428-8778; Phone Conference ID: 690 917 712#

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

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Grubbing 4 Tree

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Remove Concrete Walk

1,325 SY

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Remove Concrete Driveway Pavement 415 SY

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Type SP 9.5 Bit Mixture for Patching 64 Ton

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Pipe Railing 90 LF

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4″ Concrete Walk

22,740 SF

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6″ Concrete Walk

5,679 SF

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6″ Concrete Driveway

Pavement 527 SY

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Concrete Curb & Gutter

468 LF

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Sign Panels Type C

22.7 SF

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Erosion Control Blanket

220 SY

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Site Restoration 3,958 SY

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4″ Solid Line Paint 484 LF

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Crosswalk Paint 462 SF

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together with numerous related items of work, all in accordance with Plans and Specifications. This project is subject to Prevailing Wage Rates, Truck Rentals, Disadvantaged Business Enterprise Goals, Equal Employment Opportunity Provisions, and Responsible Contractor Certification.

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 9.1 % Good Faith Effort to be subcontracted to Disadvantaged Business Enterprises.

COMPLETION OF WORK: All work under the Contract must be complete by October 15, 2021.

PLAN HOLDERS LIST, ADDENDUMS AND BID TABULATION: The plan holders list, addendums and bid tabulations will be available for download on-line at www.bolton-menk.com or www.questcdn.com.

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 #7809059 on the website’s Project Search page. Documents may be downloaded for $45.00. 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.

BID SUBMITTAL: A bid shall be submitted online no later than the date and time prescribed. For this project, the City will only be accepting online electronic bids through QuestCDN. To access the electronic bid form, download the project document and click online bidding button at the top of the advertisement. Prospective bidders must be on the plan holders list through QuestCDN for bids to be accepted.

BID SECURITY: A 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.

DATED: May 3, 2021

/S/ Mary Kennedy

City Administrator

May 10, 17, 24, 2021

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NOTICE OF ROAD

VACATION HEARING

BARBER TOWNSHIP

FARIBAULT COUNTY

NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that the town board of Barber Township, Faribault County, Minnesota will conduct a public hearing on the 25th day of May, 2021 at 4:00 p.m., at the south end of the road to be vacated, to examine the road for the purposes of considering and acting upon its powers established in Minn. Stat. § 164.06, subd. 1 allowing a town board to initiate the town road establishment, vacation, or alteration procedure in Minn. Stat. § 164.07 without having to obtain the petition described in Minn. Stat. § 164.07, subd. 1 does hereby move to vacate the following described road:

All that part of Barber Township Road No. 115 commencing 3350 feet east, more or less of the Southwest comer of Section 1 by and between said point and a point 470 feet, more or less West of the East Quarter corner of Section 12.

The tracts of land through which said road passes and the owners and occupants thereof, as nearly as we can determine, are as follows:

Owners: Description of Lands

• M.A. Schultz Family Trust: Sect-12 Twp-103 Range-026 80.00 AC W 1/2 OF NE l/4.

• Donald D. & Nancy K. Linder: Sect-12 Twp-103 Range-026 76.37 AC E 1/2 OF NE 1/4 EX TR COM SE COR N410′ W386′ S410′ E386′ TO BEG

• Mary Sonnek Stevermer Life Estate et al: Sect-01 Twp-103 Range-026 80.47 AC COM AT SW COR N 1/2 OF SW 1/4 N10R E85R SELY 15R W97R EX TR COM 35’S OF NW COR OF S 1/2 OF S 1/2 OF S 1/2 OF N 1/2 OF SW 1/4 E510′ S565′ W510′ N565′ & S 1/2 OF SW 1/4 & SW 1/4 OF SE 1/4 EX PT N OF C.D.#20 & E OF C.D.#3

Dated: 5/1/2021

Yvonne C. Cory

Township Clerk

May 10, 17, 2021

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STATE OF MINNESOTA

COUNTY OF FARIBAULT

FIFTH JUDICIAL DISTRICT

DISTRICT COURT

PROBATE DIVISION

Estate of

Junior H. Tesch

aka Donald H. Tesch

aka Donald Junior Tesch,

Decedent

Court File No. 22-PR-21-223

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 at 10:30 a.m., on June 1, 2021 a hearing will be held in this Court at 415 N. Main Street, Blue Earth, Minnesota, for the formal probate of an instrument purporting to be the Will of the Decedent dated, February 19, 2016, and codicils to the will, dated August 26, 2016, (“Will”), and for the appointment of Kathryn S. Tourtellot, whose address is 413 Third Street, PO Box 754, Gaylord, MN, 55334 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. This hearing will be held by Zoom. Contact the court for information on how to attend.

Notice is also given that (subject to Minnesota Statutes section 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.

BY THE COURT

Dated: May 5, 2021

Troy G. Timmerman

Judge of District Court

Kelly Iverson

Court Administrator

Attorney for Petitioner

David Frundt

Frundt, Lundquist & Gustafson, Ltd.

117 W. 5th St.

Blue Earth, MN, 56013

Attorney License No: 028550X

Telephone: (507) 526-2177

FAX: (507) 526-4477

Email: dfrundt@flglawfirm.com

May 10, 17, 2021

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STATE OF MINNESOTA

COUNTY OF FARIBAULT

FIFTH JUDICIAL DISTRICT

DISTRICT COURT

PROBATE DIVISION

Estate of

Harold Elvin Renkly,

Decedent

Court File No. 22-PR-21-230

NOTICE OF INFORMAL

APPOINTMENT OF PERSONAL REPRESENTATIVE AND NOTICE TO CREDITORS (INTESTATE PROCEEDING)

Notice is given that an application for informal appointment of Personal Representative has been filed with the Registrar in an ancillary proceeding. No Will has been presented for probate. The application has been granted.

Notice is also given that the Registrar has informally appointed Sean Renkly, whose address is 2107 N. Valley Drive, Manhattan Beach, CA, 90266 as Ancillary Personal Representative of the Estate of the Decedent. Any heir, devisee or other interested person may be entitled to appointment as Personal Representative or may object to the appointment of the Personal Representative. Unless objections are filed with the Court (pursuant to Minnesota Statutes section 524.3-607) and the Court otherwise orders, the Personal Representative has the power to administer the Estate in Minnesota including, after 30 days from the date of issuance of letters, the power to sell, encumber, lease or distribute real estate.

Notice is also given that (subject to Minnesota Statutes section 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: 5/11/2021

Julie Hansen,

Registrar

Dated: 5/11/ 2021

Kelly Iverson,

Court Administrator

Attorney for Ancillary

Personal Representative

David Frundt

Frundt, Lundquist & Gustafson, Ltd.

117 W. 5th St.

Blue Earth, MN, 56013

Attorney License No: 028550X

Telephone: (507) 526-2177

FAX: (507) 526-4477

Email: dfrundt@flglawfirm.com

May 17, 24, 2021

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ADVERTISEMENT FOR BIDS

The City of Winnebago is receiving bids for the demolition of 2 houses and a shed. The bid should consider the possibility of hazardous waste and should include removal and disposal of all demolition waste material, and placement of any fill required. All demolition activity must be completed by August 31, 2021. Submit sealed bids to the Winnebago City Administrator, 140 Main St S, PO Box 35, Winnebago, MN 56098 no later than 3:00 p.m. on June 4th, 2021. The addresses of the two houses to be demolished are 524 1st St. SW and 218 2nd Ave SW. The City of Winnebago reserves the right to reject any and all bids.

/s/Jacob Skluzacek,

City Administrator

May 17, 24, 2021

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NOTICE OF PUBLIC HEARING

— CITY OF WINNEBAGO

Notice is hereby given that the Winnebago Planning Commission will hold a public hearing for the purposes of issuing a variance to Esteban Ramirez, owner of a property located at 309 1st St SW.; Original Plat of Winnebago, Block-032 5 & N14.3′ OF 6&W10′ OF VAC BE AVE RUNNING N & S ADJ ON E SIDE OF LOT 6. The variance request is to allow a car port for storage of work tools/work area in an R-1 district. This meeting and public hearing will take place at 7:00 p.m., Tuesday, May 25, 2021, at the Winnebago Municipal Center.

All persons who wish to express their opinions regarding this proposed variance request can do so at this meeting. Written comments may also be sent to the Municipal Center, PO Box 35, Winnebago, MN 56098 or by email to jskluzacek@cityofwinnebago.com. Written comments must be received by 4:00 PM May 25th, 2021.

Jacob Skluzacek

City Administrator-

Clerk-Treasurer

May 17, 24, 2021

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FARIBAULT COUNTY

BOARD OF

COMMISSIONERS

SYNOPSIS

FEBRUARY 16, 2021

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

2. Approved synopsis and official proceedings of the February 2, 2021 regular and drainage authority meetings.

3. Approved agenda of February 16, 2021.

4. No member of the public met during public comment.

5. Accepted LaMarr Piper resignation effective January 5, 2021.

6. Motion died for lack of second to accept guidelines for requested resolutions and proclamations as presented.

7. Approved Resolution 21-RB01-18 final payment of 2020 box culverts to Landwehr Construction Inc. All voted yes.

8. Approved Resolution 21-RB02-19 an accelerated construction agreement for 2021 bridges with Minnesota Department of Transportation. All voted yes.

9. Approved Resolution 21-RB03-20 to advance State Aid funds from 2020 to 2021. All voted yes.

10. Approved Resolution 21-RB04-21 to sponsor City of Blue Earth’s Local Road Improvement Program for Giant Drive and Fairview Street. All voted yes.

11. Approved Resolution 21-RB05-22 to sponsor City of Blue Earth’s Local Road Improvement Program for Rice Street from 14th Street East to 17th Street East. All voted yes.

12. Approved Resolution 21-RB06-23 to sponsor JoDaviess Township’s Local Road Improvement Program for reconstruction of 345th Avenue. All voted yes.

13. Hired Craig Hougen as Shop Lead Worker in Public Works Department.

14. Approved Genetec SPP with VTI Security protection plan for $7,050.00 for the period of February 15, 2021 to February 14, 2022.

15. Approved quote from MAVO Systems for the rehabilitation of the west side of the Attorney’s Office building $23,390.00. One other quote was received from Envirobate for $44,830.00.

16. Approved Resolution 21-CB-24 setting a public hearing for the capital improvement bond at 9:30 a.m. on March 16, 2021in the board room of the Faribault County Courthouse and via teleconference.

17. Approved request from J. Peterson to attend a 1-day armorer’s class in Algona IA.

18. Approved payment of the following bills: Auditor warrants totaling $1,150,557.17, ACH-EFT payments totaling $1,128,988.11; and audit/auxiliary totaling $356,997.52.

Discussion was held concerning the following:

1. K. Karjala met regarding county attorney business.

2. M. Daly met regarding public works business.

3. L. Scholten met regarding central services business.

Complete minutes are on file in the Central Services Office.

The meeting was adjourned for February 2021.

John Roper, Chair

Clara Vereide, Acting Clerk

to the Board

May 17, 2021

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CITY OF DELAVAN,

MINNESOTA

NOTICE OF PUBLIC

HEARING REGARDING

COMMUNITY DEVELOPMENT BLOCK GRANT –

CORONAVIRUS PROGRAM

NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that the City Council of Delavan, Minnesota, will hold a public hearing at a special meeting of the City Council beginning at 7:00 p.m., on Thursday, May 27, 2021 to be held at City Hall, 100 S. Main St., in Delavan, Minnesota, to discuss partnering with Faribault County to apply for the Community Development Block Grant – Coronavirus Program (CDBG-CV) to upgrade the broadband infrastructure in Bricelyn, Delavan, Easton, Elmore, and Frost.

A copy of the proposed information and records regarding the proposed and past use of CDBG-CV funds will be available at the Faribault County EDA Office, 415 S. Grove St. Suite 4 in Blue Earth, Minnesota during regular office hours.

All interested persons may appear at the hearing and present their views orally or in writing. Written comments may be submitted to the City Clerk for receipt prior to the meeting. If you would like to attend, but need a language interpreter, please contact the Faribault County EDA Specialist prior to the meeting. Si desea asistir a la reunión, pero necesita un intérprete contacta la especialista de Faribault County EDA antes del reunión.

May 17, 2021

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STATE OF MINNESOTA

COUNTY OF FARIBAULT

FIFTH JUDICIAL DISTRICT

DISTRICT COURT

PROBATE DIVISION

Estate of

Lillian C. Eastvold,

Decedent

Court File No. 22-PR-21-264

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 June 22, 2021, at 10:30 a.m., a hearing will be held in this Court at 415 N. Main St., Blue Earth, Minnesota, for the formal probate of an instrument purporting to be the Will of the Decedent dated, November 10, 2003, (“Will”), and for the appointment of Sharon VanGerpen, whose address is 521 S. Ramsey St., Blue Earth, MN, 56013 and Sandra Kane, whose address is 3976 O’Neill Dr., San Mateo, CA, 94403-3638 as Personal Representatives 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 Representatives 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. This hearing will be held by Zoom. Contact the court for information on how to attend.

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

BY THE COURT

Dated: May 12, 2021

Troy G. Timmerman

Judge of District Court

Court Administrator

Kelly Iverson

Attorney for Petitioner

Ryan A. Gustafson

Frundt, Lundquist & Gustafson, Ltd.

117 W. 5th St., P.O. Box 95

Blue Earth, MN, 56013

Attorney License No: 0392220

Telephone: (507) 526-2177

FAX: (507) 526-4477

Email:

rgustafson@flglawfirm.com

May 17, 24, 2021

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