Public/Legal Notices

NOTICE OF PUBLIC HEARING
The Madison County Board of Commissioners will conduct a public hearing on Tuesday, February 21, 2017, at 11:00 a.m. in the Commissioners’ Conference Room at the Madison County Administrative Offices Building in Virginia City, Montana, to receive public comment on a petition requesting to annex lands in several portions of Township 6 South, Range 2 East, and Township 5 South, Range 2 East, P.M.M., Madison County, Montana into the Big Sky Fire District.
Copies of the petition are available for public review and comment at the Madison County Commissioners’ Office; the Madison County Clerk and Recorder’s Office, and posted on the Madison County website, www.madisoncountymt.gov .
Comments on the proposal are welcome. Written public comments may be submitted or delivered to the Madison County Commissioners’ Office, P.O. Box 278, Virginia City, MT 59755; faxed to (406) 843-5517; or emailed to madco@madison.mt.gov. Written comments must be received by close of the November 23, 2015, public hearing.

 
NOTICE OF PUBLIC HEARING
ON ORDINANCE 1-2017 ESTABLISHING NEW FLOOD PLAIN
HAZARD MANAGEMENT REGULATIONS
FOR UNINCORPORATED AREAS OF MADISON COUNTY
The Madison County Board of Commissioners will conduct a public hearing on Tuesday, March 7, 2017, at 10:00 a.m. in the Commissioners’ Conference Room of the Administrative Office Building, Virginia City, Montana, to receive public comment on the second reading of Ordinance 1-2017. The proposed ordinance would establish new flood plain hazard management regulations for unincorporated areas of the County, and repeal Ordinance 2-97.
Copies of the proposal are available for review at the following locations: Sheridan Public Library (107 E. Hamilton St.), Twin Bridges Library (206 S. Main St.); Ennis Madison Valley Public Library (210 E. Main St.); Thompson-Hickman Library, (217 Idaho St.), Madison County Commissioners’ Office (103 W. Wallace), the Planning Office, (103 W. Wallace), the Clerk & Recorder’s Office (103 W. Wallace), Virginia City; the Big Sky Fire Department (650 Rainbow Trout Run), and the Big Sky Owners’ Association (145 Center Lane, Unit J), Big Sky; and on the County’s website under current proposals at www.madisoncountymt.gov .
Comments on the proposal are welcome. Written comments may be submitted at the hearing or delivered to the Madison County Commissioners’ Office prior to the hearing at P.O. Box 278, Virginia City, MT 59755; faxed to (406) 843-5517; or e-mailed to madco@madison.mt.gov. Written comments must be received by close of the March 7, 2017, public hearing.
For more information, contact the Commissioners’ Office at (406) 843-4277.

 
NOTICE OF BOARD VACANCIES:
The Board of Commissioners has vacancies on the Fair Board, the Tax Appeal Board, the Weed Board, the Mental Health Local Advisory Council (2 positions), the Planning Board representing the Pony, Norris, Harrison Area, the Madison Valley Cemetery Board, the Alder Rural Fire District Board and the Virginia City Fire District Board (2 positions). If you are interested in serving on any of these boards please contact the Commissioners’ Office at 406-843-4277, by email at madco@madison.mt.gov , or visit our website at www.madisoncountymt.gov. 
The Madison County Board of Commissioners also has a vacancy on the Big Sky Transportation District Board, and a vacancy for a Madison County member on the Big Sky Meadow Trails, Recreation, and Parks Special District Board, (“Members of these two boards must reside in the respective county and either own property or reside within the district boundary from which they are appointed…”).

 
PUBLIC NOTICE
Minutes of the Madison County Board of Commissioners’ meetings for the period beginning December 1, 2016, and ending on December 31, 2016, are now available for public review in the office of the Clerk and Recorder at the Madison County Administrative Office Building in Virginia City, MT. Individual requests for personal copies of these minutes, or any previous minutes, will be accepted by the Clerk and Recorder in her office. Approved minutes can also be viewed on the Madison County website at www.madisoncountymt.gov . Signed this 23rd day of January, 2017.

PUBLIC NOTICE
The Madison County Board of Commissioners approved payroll for payment in the amount of $872,466.94 and claims for all funds in the amount of $596,576.71 with a total of $1,469,043.65 for the period beginning December 1, 2016, and ending on December 31, 2016. The full and complete claims and payroll lists are available for public review in the office of the Clerk and Recorder the Madison County Administrative Office Building in Virginia City, MT. Individual requests for personal copies of these lists will be accepted by the Clerk and Recorder in her office and can also be viewed on the Madison County website at www.madisoncountymt.gov. Signed this 23rd day of January, 2017.

Kathleen Mumme
Madison County Clerk and Recorder
Please Publish 1/26/2017