Public Notice

PUBLISHED IN THE CLAREMORE DAILY PROGRESS, CLAREMORE, OKLA., JANUARY 11, 2007.

NOTICE OF PUBLIC HEARING AND INTENT TO FILE AN APPLICATION FOR FINANCIAL ASSISTANCE

RURAL WATER DISTRICT NO. 9, ROGERS COUNTY, STATE OF OKLAHOMA

Rural Water District No. 9, Rogers County, Oklahoma (RWD) will hold a public hearing at 7:00 o’clock PM on January 22 at the Justus Tiawah North Campus. The hearing is to give the members and other interested individuals an opportunity to become acquainted with the proposed water distribution system construction project to serve the RWD and to comment on such items as economic and environmental impacts, service area, alternatives to the project, financing aspects, or any other issues related to the proposal. The RWD has negotiated an engineering contract with Mrs. Valerie Rogers with Rogers Engineering Construction Inc. for the construction of the proposed water project. This firm has demonstrated their competence and qualifications to complete this project. The proposed project is identified in the Engineering Report and consists of the following major elements.

1. Construction of a water supply line to connect with Rogers 7 RWD and a water distribution line in the Claremore Lake Area.

The planning document, (Engineering Report), is on file and available for public inspection. Call Mr. Joe Henderson, chairman at 918-341-2191 to arrange for a time to review the document. This report provides a detailed description of the estimated project cost, financing options available, and alternatives considered.

The public is invited to attend.

IN WITNESS WHEREOF, we have hereunto set our hands of Rural Water District No. 9, Rogers County, State of Oklahoma this 8th day of January and year of 2007.

s/ Joe Henderson

Chairman

Attest:

s/ Linda Jerchau

Secretary