46A-11 DRAINAGE ASSESSMENTS AND BONDS
DRAINAGE ASSESSMENTS AND BONDS
Resolution establishing drainage project--Filing of certified copy with register of
deeds--Contents--Recording and indexing--Constructive notice.
Apportionment of benefits of proposed drainage project by board of county
commissioners--Equalization of benefits, notice, publication, and posting.
Matters considered in fixing and equalizing benefits.
Hearing on equalization of benefits--Determination by board--Revision procedure.
Assessment by board--Cost of establishment.
Assessment--Certified copy filed with county treasurer--Notice.
Assessment due and payable from time of filing of certified copy--Lien--Penalty and
interest on delinquencies--Payment--Distribution.
Assessment certificates--Issuance--Form and contents--Rights of holder--Enforcement.
Assessments for further costs of construction.
Assessments as work progresses--One assessment sufficient where no damages are
payable or damages have been paid with warrants.
Agreement of contractors to take assessment certificates or warrants for services--Assessment for entire balance of cost of construction--Lien of assessment--Enforcement--Sale of assessment certificates, purpose.
Assessments paid to county treasurer--Distribution.
Assessments for drainage, payment in installments--Agreement of taxpayer with
county auditor--Assessment certificates, coupon form.
Assessments for drainage, payment in installments--Time installments due--Penalty
Discharge of assessments for drainage--Land not discharged until bond issue paid.
Assessments of school and public lands for construction of drainage project--Certification by county auditor--Payment.
Assessments for drainage against municipalities--Tax levy by municipal officials--Enforcement and collection.
Payment of drainage assessments against townships--Unorganized townships.
Assessments for drainage--Enforcement by county treasurer, sale of property.
Assessments upon land in other counties--Payment to treasurer of county in charge
of drainage--Delinquent assessments.
Cancellation of installments of assessment--Reassessment with further assessments--Issuance of bonds--Consideration of payments by landowner on account of previous
assessments or penalties accrued for nonpayment.
Levy of costs over several years--Fixing annual levy--Bond issue--Terms of bonds.
Drainage bonds--Execution--Purpose of issue--Negotiation--Recital--Charge against
Drainage bonds--County not liable for payment--Payment from assessments.
Assessments payable to treasurer of county in which assessed land is situated--Issuance of bonds by joint action of boards--Laws governing.
Additional bonds, issuance--Cost of proposed drainage exceeding estimated cost--New apportionment of assessments--Certification of assessments finally fixed to
county treasurer--Money collected by county treasurer on assessments to be paid to
Separate accounts for drainage projects.
Unpaid installments of assessments for drainage--Extension by board of county
commissioners--Drainage refunding bonds authorized.
Petition for extension of unpaid installments for drainage--Number of signatures
required--Identification of drain--Contents--Hearing, publication of notice.
Petition for extension of unpaid installments for drainage--Consideration by board
of county commissioners--Adjournment of hearing--Order of board.
Appeal from order extending time for payment of unpaid installments--Determination--Waiver of matter not included in appeal.
Refunding outstanding evidences of indebtedness--Sale and exchange--Laws
Determination of amount required to pay principal and interest on outstanding bonds
by board of county commissioners--Time for making--New apportionment of
assessment against lands, collection.
Drainage projects established under prior law--Assessments unenforceable--Appraisement and apportionment of benefits under this chapter.
Abandonment and abolition of drainage--Assessments and liens not affected.
Refunding excess assessments.