Public Notice

PUBLISHED IN THE CLAREMORE DAILY PROGRESS, CLAREMORE, OKLA., FEBRUARY 9, 2006.

NOTICE OF PUBLIC HEARING

Rogers County Rural District No. 5

CWSRF PROJECT NO. *Unassigned*

Published on or before

February 11th, 2007

Rogers County Rural Water District No. 5 will hold a public hearing at 7:00 p.m. on the 13th day of March, 2007 at the Water District’s Office located at 25254 S. 4100 Road, Claremore, Oklahoma. The hearing is to discuss proposed improvements to the District’s water treatment system which include an expansion an upgrade of the existing water treatment plant, alternates to the proposed improvements and their associated costs. One purpose of the hearing is to discuss the potential environmental impacts of the project and the alternatives to it.

The proposed project is identified in the Planning and Environmental Information Document and consists of the following major elements:

1. Project Information

2. Cost and Design Analysis for Alternatives and their Environmental Impacts

3. Affected Environment/ Environmental Consequences of Selected Alternative

4. Summary of Mitigation Measures

5. Correspondence from Agencies

6. Various Exhibits and Appendices

The Planning Document which includes environmental information is on file and available for public inspection at the Department of Environmental Quality District Office located at 24797 S. Highway 66, Claremore, OK 74017 and Rogers County Rural Water District No. 5’s Office located 25254 South 4100 Road, Claremore, Oklahoma 74018. These documents provide a detailed description of the project cost, financing information, cost to users, alternatives considered and environmental effects.

The public is invited to attend.

Rogers County Rural Water District No. 5

Martin B. Howard, Chairman