(Published in the Echo Journal November

(Published in the Echo Journal November 16, 2022, 1t.) JENKINS TOWNSHIP CROW WING COUNTY STATE OF MINNSOTA NOTICE OF PUBLIC HEARING ON PROPOSED BUSINESS SUBSIDY CRITERIA AND AGREEMENT NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that the Town Board of Jenkins Township, Crow Wing County, Minnesota will meet at or after 7:00 p.m. on November 29, 2022 at Town Hall located at 36233 County Road 15, Pine River, Minnesota 56474 to conduct a public hearing to consider adopting criteria for the granting of business subsidies and also to consider granting a business subsidy to Emily Consolidated Telephone Company dba ECTC under Minnesota Statutes, Sections116J.993 through 116J.995, as amended, to assist in expanding rural broadband capacity within the Township. A draft copy of the business subsidy criteria and Broadband Development Agreement are available for public inspection on and after the date of this notice by contacting or submitting a written request to the Town Clerk. All interested persons may appear at the hearing and present their view orally or in writing. Please also take notice that pursuant to Minnesota Statute Section 116J.994, subd. 5(f): “that a person with residence in or the owner of taxable property in the granting jurisdiction may file a written complaint with the grantor if the grantor fails to comply with sections 116J.993 to 116J.995, and that no action may be filed against the grantor for the failure to comply unless a written complaint is filed.” Dated November 8, 2022. JENKINS TOWNSHIP Jim Olsen, Clerk