Monday, April 24, 2017



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  • 3 BEDROOM, 2 BATH WESTSIDE

    3 BEDROOM, 2 bath Westside Condo with garage. $1,300. (785)341-4025


  • RESOLUTION NO. 041817-C PUBLIS

    RESOLUTION NO. 041817-C Published in The Manhattan Mercury on April 23, 2017. A RESOLUTION MAKING FINDINGS AS TO THE ADVISABILITY AND AUTHORIZING CONSTRUCTION OF AN IMPROVEMENT UNDER AND PURSUANT TO K.S.A. 12-6a01, et seq. WHEREAS, a petition was filed with the City Clerk on the 4th day of April, 2017, requesting sanitary sewer improvements for the Heritage Square North, Unit 2, Project No. SS1701, and the Governing Body of the City hereby find the petition to be sufficient. NOW THEREFORE, BE IT RESOLVED BY THE GOVERNING BODY OF THE CITY OF MANHATTAN, KANSAS; that the following findings as to the advisability of the construction of said improvements are hereby made to-wit: a) GENERAL NATURE OF IMPROVEMENT: SANITARY SEWER Engineering, Construction, and Construction Administration of approximately 2,600 feet of 8-inch SDR 26 sanitary sewer gravity main, 10 manholes and related appurtenances necessary to serve Heritage Square North, Unit 2, an addition to the City of Manhattan, Pottawatomie County, Kansas. b) PROPOSED IMPROVEMENT DISTRICT (Public right-of-way excluded.): Lots 1-8, Heritage Square North, Unit 2, an Addition to the City of Manhattan, Pottawatomie County, Kansas. The boundaries of the Improvement District cannot be modified after this Petition has been accepted by the City; however, in the event tracts or lots within the boundaries of the Improvement District are altered, prior to the adoption of any ordinance levying assessments in accordance with this petition, by a replat, lot split or boundary line adjustment accepted by the City, the legal description of the Improvement District shall be automatically adjusted to be consistent with such action and the levying ordinance shall be applied to such adjusted description. However, the acceptance of this Petition does not require the City to approve any such requested replat, lot split or boundary line adjustment. c) ESTIMATED OR PROBABLE COST: Four hundred and twenty-one thousand dollars and no/cents ($421,000.00) d) METHOD OF ASSESSMENT: The portion of the cost of the improvements for which the improvement district is responsible for payment shall be apportioned equally per square foot of area against all lots and within the improvement district upon which improvements may be placed. The percentage of the assessments for which each lot or piece of land will be responsible shall be computed using the square footage (exclusive of the Big Blue River Drainage Easement) of the parcel compared with the size of the improvement district overall (exclusive of the Big Blue River Drainage Easement). Provided, however, in the event there is a discrepancy in the calculations using those areas and the percentages set forth below, the percentages set forth below shall control. Using this methodology, the square footage of assessment that each lot or piece of land will be responsible for is as follows: Lot Square Feet Percentage Share Lot 1 202,281 27.15% Lot 2 92,876 12.47% Lot 3 66,291 8.90% Lot 4 46,602 6.26% Lot 5 124,278 16.68% Lot 6 51,422 6.90% Lot 7 43,359 5.82% Lot 8 117,836 15.82% Total = 744,945 100% In the event all or part of the lots in the Improvement District are altered by replat, boundary line adjustment or lot split accepted by the City and before assessments have been levied, the assessments against the Improvement District, as modified by such action, shall be applied on an equal share per lot, as those lots exist after such action. In the event a lot or lots within the Improvement District are altered by replat, boundary line adjustment or lot split accepted by the city after assessments have been levied by ordinance, the assessment applicable to the lot(s) so altered shall be apportioned to the new lot(s) based upon the relative square footage of those new lots. However, the acceptance of this petition does not require the City to approve any such requested replat, boundary line adjustment or lot split. e) APPORTIONMENT OF COSTS: Improvement District: 100.0% One Hundred Percent City-At-Large: 0.0% Zero Percent BE IT FURTHER RESOLVED, that the City Engineer or his authorized representative of the City of Manhattan, Kansas, be and is hereby appointed and directed to prepare under oath a detailed estimate of the cost of said improvement together with plans and specifications therefore, and file the same with the City Clerk for consideration and action thereon by the Governing Body of the City of Manhattan, Kansas. BE IT FURTHER RESOLVED, K.S.A. 12-6a01, et seq., provides for the abovesaid improvements to be paid by the issuance of general obligation bonds of the City (the "Bonds"). The Bonds may be issued to reimburse expenditures made on or after the date, which is 60 days before the date of this resolution, pursuant to Treasury Regulation 1.150-2. BE IT FURTHER RESOLVED, that the above described improvement is hereby authorized and declared to be necessary in accordance with the findings of the Governing Body as set out in this resolution, and that this resolution shall take effect and be in force from and after its passage and publication once in The Manhattan Mercury. BE IT FURTHER RESOLVED, that this resolution shall be filed with the Riley County Register of Deeds Office. BE IT FURTHER RESOLVED, that the benefit district portion of the cost of the above described improvement shall be bonded for twenty (20) years. ADOPTED AT Manhattan, Kansas, this 18th day of April, 2017. _________________________ Usha Reddi, Mayor _________________________ Gary S. Fees, MMC, City Clerk


  • PAVED 2+ ACRE WOODED LOTS, ROC

    PAVED 2+ acre wooded lots, Rockenham Road. HB Development, (785)456-4254.


  • 2 BEDROOM, 1 BATH. ALL APPLIAN

    2 BEDROOM, 1 bath. All appliances. $500. 785-565-3904


  • PLANNING A GARAGE SALE? GARAG

    PLANNING A GARAGE SALE? Garage sale sign kits and pre-priced stickers are available at the Manhattan Mercury. Sign kits are only $4.00 (plus tax) per kit and include 3 signs, 140 pre-priced stickers, and tips to holding a successful sale. Additional packages of 420 pre-priced stickers are available for $1.50 (plus tax) per package.


  • RESOLUTION NO. 041817-D PUBLIS

    RESOLUTION NO. 041817-D Published in The Manhattan Mercury on April 23, 2017. A RESOLUTION MAKING FINDINGS AS TO THE ADVISABILITY AND AUTHORIZING CONSTRUCTION OF AN IMPROVEMENT UNDER AND PURSUANT TO K.S.A. 12-6a01, et seq. WHEREAS, a petition was filed with the City Clerk on the 4th day of April, 2017, requesting street improvements for the Heritage Square North, Unit 2, Project No. ST1701, and the Governing Body of the City hereby find the petition to be sufficient. NOW THEREFORE, BE IT RESOLVED BY THE GOVERNING BODY OF THE CITY OF MANHATTAN, KANSAS; that the following findings as to the advisability of the construction of said improvements are hereby made to-wit: a) GENERAL NATURE OF IMPROVEMENT: STREET Engineering, Construction and Construction Administration of South Port Drive, and Positano Drive including all associated storm sewer, ADA curb ramps, grading, and signage, all as necessary to serve Heritage Square North, Unit 2, an addition to the City of Manhattan, Pottawatomie County, Kansas. b) PROPOSED IMPROVEMENT DISTRICT (Public right-of-way excluded.): Lots 1-8, Heritage Square North, Unit 2, an Addition to the City of Manhattan, Pottawatomie County, Kansas. The boundaries of the Improvement District cannot be modified after this Petition has been accepted by the City; however, in the event tracts or lots within the boundaries of the Improvement District are altered, prior to the adoption of any ordinance levying assessments in accordance with this petition, by a replat, lot split or boundary line adjustment accepted by the City, the legal description of the Improvement District shall be automatically adjusted to be consistent with such action and the levying ordinance shall be applied to such adjusted description. However, the acceptance of this Petition does not require the City to approve any such requested replat, lot split or boundary line adjustment. c) ESTIMATED OR PROBABLE COST: One million five hundred and twenty-five thousand dollars and no/cents ($1,525,000.00) d) METHOD OF ASSESSMENT: The portion of the cost of the improvements for which the improvement district is responsible for payment shall be apportioned equally per square foot of area against all lots and within the improvement district upon which improvements may be placed. The percentage of the assessments for which each lot or piece of land will be responsible shall be computed using the square footage (exclusive of the Big Blue River Drainage Easement) of the parcel compared with the size of the improvement district overall (exclusive of the Big Blue River Drainage Easement). Provided, however, in the event there is a discrepancy in the calculations using those areas and the percentages set forth below, the percentages set forth below shall control. Using this methodology, the square footage of assessment that each lot or piece of land will be responsible for is as follows: Lot Square Feet Percentage Share Lot 1 202,281 27.15% Lot 2 92,876 12.47% Lot 3 66,291 8.90% Lot 4 46,602 6.26% Lot 5 124,278 16.68% Lot 6 51,422 6.90% Lot 7 43,359 5.82% Lot 8 117,836 15.82% Total = 744,945 100% In the event all or part of the lots in the Improvement District are altered by replat, boundary line adjustment or lot split accepted by the City and before assessments have been levied, the assessments against the Improvement District, as modified by such action, shall be applied on an equal share per lot, as those lots exist after such action. In the event a lot or lots within the Improvement District are altered by replat, boundary line adjustment or lot split accepted by the city after assessments have been levied by ordinance, the assessment applicable to the lot(s) so altered shall be apportioned to the new lot(s) based upon the relative square footage of those new lots. However, the acceptance of this petition does not require the City to approve any such requested replat, boundary line adjustment or lot split. e) APPORTIONMENT OF COSTS: Improvement District: 100% One Hundred Percent City-At-Large: 0% Zero Percent BE IT FURTHER RESOLVED, that the City Engineer or his authorized representative of the City of Manhattan, Kansas, be and is hereby appointed and directed to prepare under oath a detailed estimate of the cost of said improvement together with plans and specifications therefore, and file the same with the City Clerk for consideration and action thereon by the Governing Body of the City of Manhattan, Kansas. BE IT FURTHER RESOLVED, K.S.A. 12-6a01, et seq., provides for the abovesaid improvements to be paid by the issuance of general obligation bonds of the City (the "Bonds"). The Bonds may be issued to reimburse expenditures made on or after the date, which is 60 days before the date of this resolution, pursuant to Treasury Regulation 1.150-2. BE IT FURTHER RESOLVED, that the above described improvement is hereby authorized and declared to be necessary in accordance with the findings of the Governing Body as set out in this resolution, and that this resolution shall take effect and be in force from and after its passage and publication once in The Manhattan Mercury. BE IT FURTHER RESOLVED, that this resolution shall be filed with the Riley County Register of Deeds Office. BE IT FURTHER RESOLVED, that the benefit district portion of the cost of the above described improvement shall be bonded for twenty (20) years. ADOPTED AT Manhattan, Kansas, this 18th day of April, 2017. _________________________ Usha Reddi, Mayor _________________________ Gary S. Fees, MMC, City Clerk


  • NICE 1 BEDROOM, UTILITIES PAID

    NICE 1 bedroom, utilities paid. No pets or smoking. $550/ month. 913-680-8892


  • B & T STORAGES 2 LOCATIONS: 5X

    B & T Storages 2 locations: 5x 5 through 12x 30 stalls. (785)539-8996


  • HOUSE FOR SALE BY OWNER.

    HOUSE for sale by owner. (785)410-8548


  • NOTICE TO BIDDERS PUBLISHED IN

    NOTICE TO BIDDERS Published in The Manhattan Mercury on April 23, 2017. Sealed bids will be received by the City of Manhattan, Kansas, at the office of the City Clerk, City Hall, 1101 Poyntz Avenue, Manhattan, Kansas, until 10:00 A.M., on Monday, May 8, 2017, at which time the bids will be opened and read aloud. Bids received after said time will be returned to the bidder unopened. These bids will be for the furnishing of all labor and materials, and performing all the Work in accordance with the drawings and specifications for: The Highlands at Grand Mere, Unit One & Prairie Village at the Highlands, Unit One SS1714, SS1715, WA1710, ST1705 THE FULL NOTICE TO BIDDERS, PLANS, AND SPECIFICATIONS MAY BE DOWNLOADED FROM THE DREXEL TECHNOLOGIES, INC. WEBSITE: http://planroom.drexeltech.com/ These documents are also open for public inspection at the office of the City Clerk. Questions concerning this bid can be directed to Gregory E. Fief, PE, Schwab Eaton, 1125 Garden Way, Manhattan, KS 66502, (785)539-4687 or gfief@schwab-eaton.com. All persons awarded and/or entering into Contracts with the City of Manhattan shall comply with all applicable city, state, and federal provisions pertaining to non-discrimination, equal employment opportunity, and affirmative action.



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