Notice of Public Hearing – Proposed Sale of Barge


Lake Delhi Combined Recreational Facility & Water Quality District

Notice of Public Hearing

Proposed Sale of Barge


The District will hold a Public Hearing during the Regularly Scheduled meeting of the Board of Trustees on September 20, 2018 at 6:30 P.M. at the District Office located at 210 South Street, Delhi Iowa to consider the sale of a barge owned by the District that received significant damage during the 2010 Lake Delhi flood. Your proposal/bid shall be delivered to the Delaware County Auditor’s Office at 301 E. Main Street, Manchester, Iowa in a sealed envelope by no later than 12:00 p.m. on September 13, 2018.

All proposals shall include the price proposed to be paid for the barge, a description of the intended use for the barge and any other information deemed relevant. A committee of Board Members will meet in advance of the Public Hearing to open the proposals/bids and record the information contained therein. The Board may accept a bid or reject all submissions. The Barge is being sold as is where is and the buyer must remove the Barge from District property within a time frame agreed upon by the Board prior to the acceptance of a bid and approval of the sale/transfer of ownership. Access to the barge for removal is deemed to be good, however, buyers should inspect the property and the barge in advance of submitting their proposal. The purchase price will be due and payable to the District within seven (7) days of the Board’s approval of the bid. There is not believed to be a title or registration related to the barge and the sale will be documented by way of a Bill of Sale. Questions related to the barge may be directed to any Trustee. Inspection of the Barge may be arranged by calling Trustee Lamont Davidson at (563) 650-4516.

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