(70 ILCS 605/5-5)
(from Ch. 42, par. 5-5)
Original assessments - Notice of hearing - Contents of notice.
The clerk of the court shall give notice of the hearing on the
assessment roll in the manner and for the length of time provided in
Section 5-6. The notice shall be entitled "Drainage Notice" and must state
(a) in what court and on what date the assessment roll was filed, (b) the
name of the district, (c) the total amount of benefits proposed to be
levied, (d) the total amount of damages, if any, to be allowed, (e) the
total amount of compensation proposed to be allowed, if any, (f) if an
annual maintenance assessment is proposed to be levied, the total amount of
such annual maintenance assessment, and (g) the date, place and hour the
hearing will be held.
The notice may be substantially in the following form:
Public notice is hereby given that on (insert date), an assessment roll was filed in the Circuit Court of the ....
Judicial Circuit,.... County, Illinois, by the commissioners of .... drainage
District; that the total amount of the assessments of benefits contained in
the assessment roll is $...., the total amount of damages proposed to be
allowed contained in the assessment roll is $...., and the total amount of
compensation proposed to be allowed contained in the assessment roll is
$....; (if an annual maintenance assessment is included in the assessment
roll, then insert here the statement "that the total amount of the annual
maintenance assessment contained in the assessment roll is $....";) and
that upon the filing of such assessment roll, the same was presented to the
court and by the court set for hearing before the Circuit Court in the
courthouse at ...., Illinois, on (insert date), at the hour of .... .. M., at which time and place all interested
persons may appear and be heard upon all questions of benefits, damages and
compensation if they see fit to do so.
Dated (insert date).
Clerk of the Circuit Court of
the ....... Judicial Circuit,
........... County, Illinois.
(Source: P.A. 91-357, eff. 7-29-99.)