444.17 ESTABLISHMENT OF DISTRICT.
The governing body of a municipality may by ordinance adopted by a two-thirds vote of
all of its members, establish within its territorial limits a storm sewer improvement tax district.
The ordinance shall describe with particularity the territory or area within the municipality to
be included within the district. No such ordinance shall be adopted until after a public hearing
has been held on the question. A notice of the time, place and purpose of the hearing shall be
published for two successive weeks in the official newspaper of the municipality or in a qualified
newspaper of general circulation in the municipality and the last notice shall be at least seven
days prior to the day of the hearing. The ordinance when adopted shall be recorded with the
county auditor and county recorder.
History: 1974 c 206 s 2; 1976 c 181 s 2; 1Sp1989 c 1 art 17 s 10; 2005 c 4 s 107