NOTICE OF PUBLIC HEARING
FOR CONSIDERATION OF AMENDING SOLID WASTE POLICY 6.00: RATES
INCREASING SOLID WASTE ASSESSMENT RATES
NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that the Board of County Commissioners will conduct a public hearing on August 16, 2022, at 9:30 AM, to consider amending Policy 6.00: Rates; increasing the Solid Waste Assessment Rates and Policy 8.00: Rate Schedule/Commercial Rate Schedule. The Stillwater County Solid Waste District Board recommended a rate increase of six percent (6%) per unit and a six percent (6%) increase annually for three (3) years thereafter; with a review in 2025 for 2026. This fee increase does not apply to the City of Columbus. Any taxpayer or resident may appear at the hearing and be heard for or against any part of the proposed fee increase. The Commission will make a decision on Tuesday, August 23, 2022, at 9:00 A.M. during their agenda meeting located at the County Courthouse, 400 E. 3rd Ave North, 1st Floor, Columbus, Montana. All written comments will be accepted at or before the public hearing and addressed to Stillwater County Commissioners, P.O. Box 970, Columbus, MT 59019. For further information call 322-8010. /s/ Board of County Commissioners: Tyrel Hamilton, Chair; Steve Riveland, Member.
Publish August 4, 2022 and August 11, 2022, in the Stillwater County News.