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The City of Sault Ste. Marie


Proposed Local Improvements - Ruth Street

January 12, 2019

Notice of the Proposed Construction of Sanitary Sewer, private drain connection and Class 'A' Pavement on Ruth Street from Franklin Street to East Limit under Section 3 Ontario Regulation 586/06 filed under the Municipal Act, 2001 (Proposed By-law 2018-225).

1. The Council of The Corporation of the City of Sault Ste. Marie intends to construct sanitary sewer, private drain connection and Class 'A’ Pavement on Ruth Street from Franklin Street to East Limit as local improvements and intends to specially assess a part of the cost upon the land abutting directly on the work. The proposed construction is to commence in the year 2019.

2. The estimated cost of the work is $1,121,999.00 of which the City Corporation will pay $1,072,626.84. The balance of $49,372.16 will be specially assessed against the owners as follows:

(a) $30.50 per metre frontage for sanitary sewer

(b) $304.00 for each Private drain connection

(c) $79.50 per metre frontage for Class 'A' pavement

The special assessment may be paid in one payment or in the alternative by ten equal annual instalments. If the special assessment is paid in ten annual instalments, those annual payments shall be subject to an interest rate as determined by the Commissioner of Finance/Treasurer.

If you have any questions or concerns please contact David Salewski, C.E.T., Engineering Tech 4 at 705-541-7155 during regular office hours (8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.). There will also be a Public Information Session held January 23, 2019 from 3:00 pm to 7:00 pm in the Plummer Room of the Civic Centre.

Persons desiring to petition against undertaking the work must do so on or before the 11th day of February, 2019 by sending the petition to the City Clerk's Department on the 4th Floor of the Civic Centre.

DATED at Sault Ste. Marie, Ontario, this 12th day of January, 2019.

Malcolm White
Deputy CAO and City Clerk
Civic Centre, 99 Foster Drive
Sault Ste. Marie, Ontario
P6A 5X6
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Sault Ste. Marie, ON
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