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Posted on: July 25, 2019

Public Hearing: Petition to Vacate a Portion of a Public Highway

Pursuant to SDCL 31-3-7, notice is hereby given that a public hearing will be held on Tuesday, August 20, 2019 at 9:15 AM in the Brookings County Commission Chambers, Room 310, at the Brookings City and County Government Center, 520 3rd Street, Brookings, South Dakota.  

The purpose of said hearing will be for the Brookings County Commission to determine whether the public interest will be served by the proposed vacating of a portion of that highway known as 1st Avenue East, located in the plat entitled: 1st Addition, Lake Poinsett Heights Subdivision in Lot 2, Section 5, Township 112, Range 52, West of the 5th P.M., Brookings, South Dakota.  The Petition and the action proposed is to vacate that portion of 1st Avenue East located between Lots 56, 57, 64 and 65 as well as Lots 58 and 63.  1st Avenue East proceeds directly between the petitioner’s lots and has never been used as a thoroughfare.  If those interested are unable to attend the hearing on Tuesday, August 20, 2019, information, opinions, and arguments may be presented by forwarding the same to Brookings County Commission Department Director, Stacy Steffensen, at her address of 520 3rd Street, Ste. 210, Brookings, South Dakota 57006.

It is the policy of Brookings County, South Dakota not to discriminate on the basis of color, national origin, sex, religion, age, or disability in employment or the provision of service.

Submitted by Stacy Steffensen
Commission Department Director
Brookings County