NOTICE OF PUBLIC HEARING AND REQUEST FOR PROPOSALS TO DISPOSE OF AND DEVELOP PROPERTY

NOTICE OF PUBLIC HEARING AND REQUEST FOR
PROPOSALS TO DISPOSE OF AND DEVELOP PROPERTY

The City Council of the City of Hartley, Iowa, will meet on November 9, 2020, at the City Hall, in the City, at 5:30 P.M., for the purpose of conducting a public hearing on the proposal to dispose of the real property (the “Property”) described as follows:

Hartley Industrial Park Addition, Lot 3, City of Hartley, O’Brien County, Iowa.

 

Proposals for the purchase and development of the Property must be received in the office of the City Clerk at City Hall by no later than 10:00 a.m. on November 9, 2020.  Proposals shall set forth the purchaser’s plan for the development and use of the Property for future commercial enterprise(s), such development and use to be carried out in accordance with the objectives and details set forth in the City’s Development Proposal Packet with respect to the Property.  The Property will be sold to the purchaser whose proposal, if carried out, would be in the best interests of the City and would best tailor the future use of the Property to the City’s urban renewal objectives.  The City reserves the right to consider the legal and financial ability of developers submitting proposals to carry out the desired development of the Property.  Furthermore, the City reserves the right to negotiate for proposals with respect to the desired development of the Property.

Development Proposal Packets containing necessary information with respect to the development objectives for the Property may be obtained from the Office of the City Clerk, City Hall, Hartley, Iowa.

On October 12, 2020, the City Council adopted a resolution constituting notification of intent to accept a proposal for the development of the Property submitted by Prins Plumbing and Heating, Inc.

Due to federal and state government recommendations in response to COVID-19 pandemic conditions, the meeting can alternatively be accessed via Zoom, which will be accessible at the following:  Meeting ID:  869-0694-7182, Password 871029, Phone 312-626-6799.

In addition to electronic access, written comments may be filed or made prior to the meeting and will be recorded in the minutes.

At the aforementioned time and place, oral or written comments or objections may be filed or made.  Following the public hearing, the City Council will consider the submitted proposals for acceptance.

By order of the City Council of the City of Hartley, Iowa.

Erica Haack
City Clerk