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Legal Notice – Notice to Taxpayers, SWP School Corporation

NOTICE TO TAXPAYERS AND ALL OTHER PERSONS AFFECTED OF PUBLIC

HEARINGS OF SOUTHWEST PARKE COMMUNITY SCHOOL CORPORATION

CONCERNING A PRELIMINARY DETERMINATION TO ENTER INTO A LEASE

WITH RESPECT TO A SCHOOL CONSTRUCTION PROJECT

Notice is hereby given to taxpayers and all other persons affected thereby that two public hearings for the project described below will be held before the Board of School Trustees of Southwest Parke Community School Corporation (the “Board” and the “School Corporation,” respectively) on the dates, times and at the locations described below upon a resolution (the “Resolution”) preliminarily determining to obtain financing on the school construction project described below through a lease with a school building corporation incorporated under Indiana Code 20-47-3. Notice is also hereby given that the Board will hold a public hearing as described below with respect to the project described below pursuant to IC 20-26-7-37. Following the public hearings, the Board will consider for adoption the Resolution. The proposed school construction project is described as follows:

 

The Project consists of (i) work on all or a portion of the School Corporation’s Riverton Parke Junior/Senior High School including, but not limited to, boiler improvements, upgrades and replacements, replacement of existing fire pumps, HVAC renovations, improvements, upgrades and replacements, sewage plant renovations, improvements, upgrades and replacements, building and building envelope door, window, wall and roofing renovations, improvements, upgrades, replacements and repairs, media center and art and science room renovations and other related renovations, improvements, upgrades, replacements and repairs; (ii) work on all or a portion of the School Corporation’s Montezuma Elementary School including, but not limited to, boiler improvements, upgrades and replacements, replacement of heating water distribution pumps, replacement of classroom unit ventilators, roofing renovations, improvements, upgrades, replacements and repairs, building door, window, wall and roofing renovations, improvements, upgrades, replacements and repairs, media center renovations, upgrades and improvements, and other related renovations, improvements, upgrades, replacements and repairs; (iii) work on all or a portion of the School Corporation’s Rosedale Elementary School including, but not limited to, boiler and related improvements, upgrades and replacements, replacement of chiller and related pumps, replacement of classroom unit ventilators, building door, window, wall and roofing renovations, improvements, upgrades, replacements and repairs, room wall acoustics improvements, media center and locker room renovations, upgrades and improvements, generator support network upgrades and improvements and other related renovations, improvements, upgrades, replacements and repairs; (iv) athletic field upgrades, including fencing improvements and upgrades; and (v) certain other renovations, improvements, upgrades, repairs, replacements and equipping at all School Corporation facilities ((i) through (v) collectively, the “Project”).

 

The public hearings with respect to the proposed Resolution will be held on May 10, 2023 at 7:00 p.m. (first hearing) and on May 17, 2023 at 7:00 p.m. (second hearing). The public hearing pursuant to IC 20-26-7-37 will also be held on May 17, 2023 at 7:00 p.m. The public hearings will be held at the School Corporation’s Central Office, 4851 South Coxville Road, Montezuma, Indiana 47862. The public hearings will be held in accordance with Indiana Code 6-1.1-20-3.5 and 20-26-7-37 and will address the proposed Resolution which makes a preliminary determination in respect of the lease financing of the Project.

At each of the hearings described herein, all persons interested shall have a right to be heard with respect any matters pertaining to the Board’s consideration of adopting the Resolution.

EXECUTED this 26th day of April, 2023.

SOUTHWEST PARKE COMMUNITY SCHOOL

CORPORATION

 

By: D.J. Harkrider, Secretary