Delano Herald Journal Legal Notices
New public notices published in the issue of May 9, 2016

MINUTESRegular Meeting of the Board of EducationIndependent School District 879, Delano Public Schools
The regular meeting of the Board of Education of Independent School District 879, Delano, Minnesota, was held on Monday, April 25, 2016, at Delano City Hall. The meeting was called to order by the chair at 5:47 p.m. with the following members in attendance: Seguin, Larson, Johnson, Milano. Late: Baker. Absent: Durick, Black.
APPROVAL OF MEETING AGENDA (approved unanimously)
Board reviewed discussion items: 2017 Spain Extended Field Trip, 2016-17 Delano Elementary School Student Handbook, 2016-17 Delano High School Student Handbook, MOA’s for District Nurse and DHS Assistant Principal, and Project Oversight Committee Update.
2016 Softball Florida Trip, 2016 China Trip, and WOLD Building Project Presentation.
CONSENT AGENDA (approved unanimously)
Board approved the regular meeting minutes of 3-28-16 and the current budget status with year-to-date adjustments, investment transactions, construction bond investment transactions, wire transfers, Minnesota Liquid Assets fund, cash report, revenue and expense fund totals, expense reports and disbursements.
PERSONNEL (approved unanimously)
Board approved retirements/resignations/terminations, recommendations of employment and contract changes which include: Retirements/Resignations/Terminations include: HS Social Studies Teacher, (2) 6th Grade Teacher, TKC Aide, MS Special Education Teacher, EL Teacher, 4th Grade Teacher, Kindergarten Teacher. Recommendations of Employment include: DHS Assistant Principal, CE Student Aide, (2) DMS Web Coordinator, HS Vocal Teacher, CE Gymnastics HS Aide, (2) 6th Grade Teachers, DMS Track & Field Coach, CE TKC Classroom Assistant, 2nd Grade Long-term Substitute, HS Math Teacher. Contract Changes/Approvals/Position Changes: 2016-17 HS Assistant Principal Letter of Understanding. Leaves of Absence: Kindergarten Teacher, 3rd Grade Teacher.
Board heard the following administrative reports: Superintendent Schoen reported that Building Project User Groups met, specialty groups will meet soon and all user meetings will be complete by the end of this school year. Mr. Voight reported on 5th Grade Orientation, MS Open House for 5th graders, 2016-17 scheduling, MS PIE technology purchase, MS testing and New Intermediate School User Group meetings. Dr. Heil reported on 2016-17 scheduling, grades 7-12 staff meeting, fall ACT scores, SciTech, Student Leadership Committee, and new HS Assistant Principal. Mr. Schuler reported on ES Science Fair, WIN (What I Need) program, retirees, interview schedule, MCA testing, teacher letter to students. M. Reeder reported on 2016-17 bread and milk proposals. D. Johnson reported on summer brochure, Arts Council, grants submitted, Artist in Residency grant received, ECFE Camps, WEE Tiger Preschool, Tiger Kids Club, gymnastics and aquatics programs, Destination ImagiNation. Board heard reports from: Curriculum Advisory Council, Schools for Equity in Education (SEE), Delano Area Sports Arena (DASA), Professional Development.
OLD BUSINESS (approved unanimously): Second read of policy due to substantive and/or legal reference changes.
NEW BUSINESS (approved unanimously): Approve Advertisement for Bids for Referendum 2015 Projects, Approve 2017 DHS Band and Choir Trip, Approve 2017 Washington D.C./New York 8th Grade Trip, Approve 2016-17 DHS Spanish Extended Field Trip, Approve MOA Delano Public Schools Principals’ Association, Approve MOA District Nurse.
The meeting adjourned at 8:38 p.m. The preceding is a summary of the unofficial minutes. The full text of the unofficial minutes are on file in the District Office, 700 Elm Avenue East, Delano, Minnesota and also available on the school district’s website www.delano.k12.mn.us. The next regular meeting of the Board of Education will be held on Monday, May 23, 2016, at 5:45 p.m. at Delano City Hall.
Carolyn Milano,
Board of Education Clerk
Published in the Delano Herald Journal May 9, 2016.
ADVERTISEMENT FOR BIDSDELANO SECONDARY ELECTRICAL SERVICE UPGRADE700 ELM AVENUE EASTDELANO, MINNESOTA 55328delano elementary school ADDITION and renovations678 tiger driveDelano, minnesota 55328delano COMMUNITY education elevator addition and renovation140 elm avenue eastdelano, minnesota 55328
Independent School District #879 will receive single prime sealed bids for Delano Secondary Electrical Service Upgrade Delano Elementary School Addition and Renovation and Delano Community Education Elevator Addition and Renovation until 2:00 PM local time on May 19, 2016 at the District Office, 700 Elm Avenue East, Delano, Minnesota, 55328, at which time and place all bids will be publicly opened and read aloud. Absolutely no bids will be accepted after 2:00 p.m.
Bidding documents, including the Proposal Form, Drawings and Specifications, will be on file at the Offices of the Architect, Wold Architects and Engineers, 332 Minnesota Street, Suite W2000, Saint Paul, Minnesota 55101. (651) 227-7773; the Owner’s Representative, ICS Consulting, Inc., 3890 Pheasant Ridge Drive NE, Suite #180, Blaine, Minnesota 55449, (763) 354-2670; at the Minnesota Builders Exchange; McGraw Hill Construction/Dodge Plan Center; Reed Construction; and from iSqFt Plan Room (St. Paul, MN).
A pre-bid meeting is scheduled on Wednesday May 11, 2016 for Community Education at 3:00 PM; for Delano Elementary at 3:00 PM and Delano Secondary at 4:00 PM. Attendance at this meeting is highly recommended.
This project includes: Delano Elementary School Addition and Renovation: 3,450 SF Cafeteria addition and carpet replacement. Delano Community Education Elevator Addition and Renovation: Four stop elevator/addition, ceiling installation and electrical upgrades. Delano Secondary Electrical Service Upgrade: Setting new transformers and switchgear to prepare for a future addition.
Bidding Documents are available for Download to prospective bidders and subcontractors by contacting the Owner’s Representative, ICS Consulting, Inc., 3890 Pheasant Ridge Drive NE, Suite #180, Blaine, Minnesota 55449, (763) 354-2670. Prospective Bidders and Subcontractors will be given instructions and a password allowing them to download complete sets of the bidding documents. The downloads will be made available April 29, 2016.
Make proposals on the bid forms supplied in the Project Manual. No oral, telegraphic or telephonic proposals or modifications will be considered. Submit with each bid, Minnesota Responsible Contractor Compliance Affidavit, as well as a certified check or acceptable bidder’s bond payable to Independent School District #879 in an amount equal to five percent (5%) of the total bid. The successful bidder will be required to furnish satisfactory Labor and Material Payment Bond, and Performance Bond.
Bids may not be withdrawn within thirty (30) days after the scheduled time of opening bids, without the consent of the Owner. The Owner reserves the right to accept any bid or to reject any or all bids, or parts of such bids, and waive informalities or irregularities in bidding.
The Owner requires Substantial Completion of the project on or before August 19, 2016, October 27, 2016, December 15, 2016 and August 18, 2017.
Board of Education
Independent School District #879
Published in the Delano Herald Journal May 2, and 9, 2016.
Office of the Minnesota Secretary of StateCertificate of Assumed NameMinnesota Statutes, Chapter 333
The filing of an assumed name does not provide a user with exclusive right to that name. The filing is required for conumer protection in order to enable customers to be able to identify the true owner of a business.
ASSUMED NAME: B K Lawn and Cleanup
PRINCIPAL PLACE OF BUSINES: 3064 37th Street Delano MN 55328 USA
Name: Burnard Kittock
Address: 3064 37th Street Delano MN 55328
Name: Jacquelyn Kittock
Address: 3064 37th Street Delano MN 55328
By typing my name, I, the undersigned, certify that I am signing this document as the person whose signature is required, or as agent of ther person(s) whose signature would be required who has authorized me to sign this document on his/her behalf, or in both capacities. I further certify that I have completed all required fields, and that the information in this document is true and correct and in compliance with the applicable chapter of Minnesota Statutes. I understand that by signing this document I am subject to the penalties of perjury as set forth in Section 609.48 as if I had signed this document under oath.
SIGNED BY: Burnard Kittock
Dated: 3/6/2016
Published in the Delano Herald Journal May 2, and 9, 2016.
City of Delano
The City of Delano is seeking individuals to work as Election Judges at the Primary Election on August 9, 2016 and the General Election on November 8, 2016. Anyone interested in working for either the Primary or General Election should contact Marlene E. Kittock, City of Delano, at 763 972-0566, or Paula Bauman, Administrative Services Coordinator, at 763 972-4420 before 12:00 Noon on Friday, June 3, 2016. Individuals who are eligible to vote in an election precinct are qualified to be appointed as an election judge for that precinct.
Published in the Delano Herald Journal May 9, and 16, 2016.
The Planning Commission will hold a public hearing in the Council Chambers at 1920 County Road 90 on Tuesday, May 17, 2016 at 6:30 p.m. to review the following requests:
Planning Commission will hold a joint public hearing
1. Jay Fogelson (Applicant/Owner) request that the City consider the following action for the property located at 4618 South Lake Sarah Drive, Independence, MN (PID No. 02-118-24-21-0005):
a. A variance to allow a reduced side yard setback on both sides of the property which would permit a home, deck and garage addition.
2. Gerald and Cheryl Wise (Applicants/Owners) requests that the City consider the following actions for the property identified as PID No. 11-118-24-22-0003 in Independence, MN:
a. Rezoning from AG-Agriculture to RR- Rural Residential.
b. A minor subdivision to allow the subdivision of property into two lots.
3. Brian Benson (Applicant) requests that the City consider the following actions for the property located at 1160 County Road 19 N, Independence, MN (PID No. 25-118-24-42-0001):
a. Final Plat for a four (4) lot subdivision to be known as Settlers Trail Subdivision.
4. A proposed text amendment to the City of Independence Ordinances as follows:
a. Chapter 5, Sections 510 and 530;
1. Consideration of the establishment of regulations pertaining to solar systems.
The items highlighted above may have a direct or indirect effect on your property. All persons wishing to be heard with reference to these applications will be given the opportunity at this meeting. Written comments can be directed to City Hall, 1920 County Road 90, Independence, MN 55359. Plans are available for review at the City Office.
By Planning Commission
Published in the Delano Herald Journal May 9, 2016.