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New public notices published in the issue of March 1, 2019

Notice of abandoned property
The Wright County Sheriff’s Office has the following unclaimed items in their possession: cell phones, money, bicycles, power auger, heater, ice sled, clothing, child’s kayak, duffel bag, knives, radio, keys, jewelry, GPS, collectors coins, canoe, 2006 Chevrolet Equinox, 2008 Ford Escape, 1997 Dodge Ram, 2005 Chevrolet Impala, and a 1997 Chevrolet Lumina.
The Wright County Sheriff’s Office may also have property belonging to the following people: Mark Faue, Nicole Wedin, Shane England, Anise Morrow, Lashawinda Morrow, Gary Strom, Paige Lovejoy, Matthew Gage, James Wadkins, Woodrow Breland, Jonathan Hareid, Abdiraham Yusuf, and Aaron Klat.
If you believe any of this property belongs to you please call 763-682-7680 or 763-684-2363 between 8:00 a.m. and 4:30 p.m. Monday through Friday. Prior to release of any property proof of ownership will be required.
Published in the Herald Journal March 1, 2019.

County Highway Project Close Friday, March 29, 2019
Buffalo, Minnesota
Advertisement for Bids - Notice is hereby given that electronic bids will be accepted through the Wright County online bid system until 11:30 AM on Friday, March 29, 2019, for the project listed below:
STATE PROJECT NO. SP 086-070-017
CONTRACT NO. 1905
LOCATION: CSAH 34, 35 & 37
TYPE OF WORK: Rumble Strips
LENGTH: 31.1 MILES
Approximate major items of work are:
MILLED SINUSOIDAL RUMBLE STRIPS-CL, L F 149000; 4” SOLID LINE PAINT, L F 156000;
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 0.0% Good Faith Effort to be subcontracted to Disadvantaged Business Enterprises.
All project plans, proposal, instruction for bidders, the bid form and all other requirements are available at https://egram.co.wright.mn.us
The advertisement for this project may also be viewed at the MnDOT State Aid for Local Transportation eAdvert web site.
There is no cost to download the bid documents. However, there is a $25 fee to submit a bid electronically through bidVAULT.
Virgil Hawkins County Engineer
Published in the Herald Journal March 1, 8, and 15, 2019.

NOTICE OF ANNUAL MEETING,
ELECTION OF OFFICERS,
BOARD OF CANVASS MEETING,
AND REGULAR MEETING DATE CHANGE
Notice is hereby given to the qualified voters of Middleville Township, County of Wright, State of Minnesota, that the Annual Election of Town Officers and Annual Town Meeting will be held on Tuesday, March 12, 2019. In case of inclement weather, the meeting and election may be postponed until the third Tuesday in March.
The Election Poll hours will be open from 10:00 a.m. to 8:00 p.m., at which time the voters will elect:
One (1) Supervisor for a three year term
One (1) Treasurer for a two year term
The Board of Canvass will meet immediately after polls close and votes counted to certify the official election results.
The Annual Meeting will commence immediately after the Board of Canvass to conduct all necessary business prescribed by law.
The Annual Election and Meeting will be held at the Middleville Township Hall, 3014 County Road 6 SW, Howard Lake, MN.
The regular Middleville March meeting has been changed to Monday, March 11, 2019 at 7:00 p.m. at the Middleville Township Hall.
Joey Berg
Middleville Township Clerk
Published in the Herald Journal March 1 and 8, 2019.

NOTICE
HLWW School District requests proposals for group insurance coverage for the health plan year beginning October 1st, 2019. Sealed proposals will be accepted in paper form until 3:00 p.m. central time on April 22nd, 2019 at Brad Sellner Superintendent, 8700 County Road 6 SW, PO BOX 708 Howard Lake MN 55349.
Copies of the request for proposal and exhibits may be requested from Jennifer Stratton at jennifer@flagshipinsuranceservices.com, and will be sent electronically at no charge.
The District reserves the right to reject any or all bids and to waive informalities. The District reserves the right to select the proposal which it determines to be in the best interest of the District.
Published in the Herald Journal March 1 and 8, 2019.

Victor Township Public Accuracy Test
Victor Township public accuracy test of the AutoMark, ballot marking equipment will be held Tuesday, March 5th at 10:00 a.m. The testing will be held at the Victor Township hall, 8718 90th St SW, Howard Lake, MN 55349.
Sharon Glessing, Victor Twp Clerk
Published in the Herald Journal March 1, 2019.

WRIGHT COUNTY BOARD OF COMMISSIONERS
NOTICE OF INTENT TO AMEND
THE WRIGHT COUNTY WATER SURFACE USE ORDINANCE
NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN, that the Wright County Board of Commissioners, during its regular meeting on Tuesday, March 19, 2019, at 10:30 A.M., will hold a public hearing to consider amending the Wright County Water Surface Use Ordinance. This consideration and discussion will take place in the Commissioners’ Board Room at the Wright County Government Center, Buffalo, Minnesota.
The Wright County Board of Commissioners will be reviewing and discussing Ordinance Amendment Number 19-2 which amends the Wright County Water Surface Use Ordinance. The proposed amendments will create a mandatory regional inspection system for aquatic invasive species for all watercraft entering East and West Lake Sylvia, Lake John, Pleasant Lake, Moose, Sugar, Cedar, Bass, Granite, and Maple Lakes. The proposed ordinance will also provide exemptions. Violation of the ordinance is a misdemeanor where the maximum penalty could be 90 days in jail and/or a $1,000 fine.
The proposed ordinance can be reviewed in person in the Office of the Wright County Attorney at the Wright County Government Center or by visiting: http://www.co.wright.mn.us/553/7077/Weekly-News-ReportAnnouncements
Written comments must be submitted to Lee Kelly, Wright County Administrator at 10 2nd Street N.W., Rm C235, Buffalo, MN 55313 by March 18, 2019 at 4:30 p.m.
Lee R. Kelly
County Administrator
INTERPRETIVE SERVICES FOR THE HEARING IMPAIRED WILL BE PROVIDED UPON REQUEST.
Published in the Herald Journal March 1, 2019.