124446 Notice of Hearing NOTICE OF HEARING NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that the Board of County Commissioners, Lewis County, Washington (BOCC), has received an application for a non-exclusive franchise from Lakeside Village Water Systems, Inc. to install, construct, operate, and maintain water facilities located within Lewis County road right of way in the following location description: Beginning at the intersection of U.S. Route 12 and Village Road; thence along Village Road to the intersection with Beach Road; thence along Beach Road to the intersection with U.S. Route 12. Also Mayfield Court and Edgewater Lane from their intersection with Village Road to their terminus. The franchise being considered is for a period of five years. The application and all related materials have been reviewed by the BOCC and found appropriate for further proceedings. A hearing on the non-exclusive franchise will be held on December 13, 2022, at or after 10 a.m., in the Commissioners' Hearing Room on the 2nd floor of the Historic Courthouse in Chehalis, Washington, when and where all persons may appear and be heard upon the granting of the franchise. Interested parties are encouraged to check the Commissioners' hearing schedule online at https://lewiscountywa.gov/offices/commissioners/agendas-calendar/ for updated details as the hearing date approaches. RCW 36.55.040 requires that notice of hearing be posted in three public places in the county seat of the county at least 15 days before the day fixed for hearing, and also published two times in the official newspaper of the county, the last publication to be not less than 5 days before the day fixed for hearing. Title VI Notice to Public It is the policy of Lewis County that no person shall, on the basis of race, color, or national origin, as provided by Title VI of the Civil Rights Act of 1964, be excluded from participation in, be denied the benefits of, or be otherwise discriminated against under any of its Federally funded programs and activities. Any person who believes his/her Title VI protections have been violated may file a complaint with WSDOT's Office of Equal Opportunity (OEO). For additional information regarding Title VI complaint procedures and/or information regarding our nondiscrimination obligations, please contact Lewis County's Title VI Coordinator at (360) 740-2612. Dated: November 22, 2022 Rieva Lester Clerk of the Lewis County Board of County Commissioners Published: The Chronicle November 24, 2022 December 1, 2022

Posted 12/31/1969