City of New Prague Notice of Public Hearing

NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that the City Council of the City of New Prague, Minnesota will conduct a public hearing on Monday, December 3, 2018, at 6:30 p.m., or as soon as possible thereafter, in the City Hall Council Chambers, located at 118 Central Avenue North, New Prague, Minnesota 56071.  The public hearing will be held for the following purposes:

 Pursuant to Minnesota Statutes, Section 161.164, the City of New Prague has received the final layout for MnDOT State Project 4003-24, the Trunk Highway 19 reconstruction project (the “Project”).  A public hearing is required for any road project that alters access, increases or reduces traffic capacity, and/or requires acquisition of permanent right-of-way.  The Project will alter access and require some additional right-of-way, so municipal consent is required for the Project.  Pursuant to the above-referenced statute, the public hearing must be scheduled within 15 days of receipt of the request for municipal consent for the Project, and the hearing must take place within 60 days after receipt of the request for municipal consent for the Project.

Any person wishing to express an opinion on the matters to be considered at the public hearing will be heard either orally or in writing.  Written comments may also be provided prior to the hearing and should be addressed to:  City Administrator, City of New Prague, New Prague City Hall, 118 Central Avenue North, New Prague, Minnesota.

Dated:  October 30, 2018.