NOTICE OF PUBLIC HEARING

CITY OF HILLSBORO NOTICE OF PUBLIC HEARING CASE FILE NO.: TRMISC-002-16 DEVELOPMENT OF A LOCAL IMPROVEMENT DISTRICT FOR INFRASTRUCTURE FUNDING WITHIN THE SOUTH HILLSBORO PLAN DISTRICT NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that a public hearing will be held before the Hillsboro City Council at or shortly after 7:00 p.m., on Tuesday, December 6, 2016, in the Shirley Huffman Auditorium of the Hillsboro Civic Center, 150 E Main Street, Hillsboro. At the hearing, the Council will consider a request to adopt a Local Improvement District located within the South Hillsboro Plan District. Property owners have requested the implementation of a Local Improvement District (LID) to advance and accelerate two additional rail crossings and provide additional transportation capacity in the South Hillsboro Plan District. The LID includes 17 parcels owned by 16 individual persons and/or corporate entities in the South Hillsboro Plan District. The properties benefited by this LID are generally located south of the Tualatin Valley Highway, west of SW 209th Avenue, north of SE Murphy Street, and east of SE Century Blvd. A map showing the benefited areas is shown with this notice. The total estimated cost of the LID Projects is $26,737,500, which includes the cost of the Projects and all legal, administrative, construction, engineering, interest and other financing costs attributed to the proposed LID. The LID cost estimate includes the fixed amount of $10,500,000 that the City will be obligated to pay to GLC-South Hillsboro LLC under the Reed’s Crossing Development Agreement dated July 5, 2016, and the fixed amount of $14,300,000 that the City will be obligated to pay to Washington County under the Intergovernmental Agreement between Washington County and the City of Hillsboro for the funding and construction of transportation improvements related to South Hillsboro dated June 28, 2016. The estimated legal and financing costs, and costs for city legal counsel, city bond counsel, interest, appraisals, a debt service reserve fund, and other financing costs through the date bonds are issued to finance the Project are estimated to be $1,937,500. However, this is an estimate, and the final actual cost that will be assessed to the benefited properties is subject to change. Hillsboro Municipal Code (HMC) Subchapter 3.16 sets forth the procedure and approval process for the development of a LID. The South Hillsboro Plan Area is described in Section 12.65 of the Hillsboro Community Development Code (CDC). The CDC may be viewed online at www.hillsboro-oregon.gov/communitydevelopmentcode or in the Planning Department office. A copy of the LID Engineers Report has been filed with the City Recorder. The staff report on this case file will be available on Tuesday, November 29, 2016 at 4:00 p.m. A map showing the benefited areas of the LID is shown with this notice and is also available for public inspection along with the Engineers Report, Staff Report and the applicable criteria at no cost in the City Recorder’s office located at 150 E Main Street, Fifth Floor, Hillsboro, 97123. A copy of all materials can also be provided at a reasonable cost. Materials can be reviewed from 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. weekdays, excluding holidays. All interested persons are invited to attend this meeting and will be given an opportunity to be heard concerning the proposal. Oral testimony will be taken in the following order: proponents and opponents. Oral testimony should avoid repetition of issues. Pursuant to HMC 3.16.050(A) and (B), testimony will not be considered for the purposes of suspending the proposed LID unless the person making the testimony also files a written remonstrance. Any property owner within the LID area may file a remonstrance with the City Recorder no later than 3:00 P.M. on Monday, December 5, 2016. If you are unable to attend you may submit a written statement to the City Recorder on or before the meeting date. Written testimony may be mailed to: City Recorder, 150 E Main Street, Hillsboro, Oregon 97123. Please reference the Case File No. in all correspondence. Telephone conversations cannot be accepted as testimony. Owners of any property against which an assessment or reassessment of local improvements has been imposed may seek a review of any City council decision under the provisions of ORS 34.010 to 34.100. For more information contact: Gregg Snyder, Transportation Planning Supervisor, at (503) 681-6418 or by email gregg.snyder@hillsboro-oregon.gov. Publish 11/9 & 11/16/2016. HT15869536

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Publication: OPC Legals

Section: OPC Legals

Start Date: 11/09/2016

End Date: 11/16/2016

Court Number: CASE FILE NO.: TRMISC-002-16

Owner: CITY OF HILLSBORO