A. The clerk shall execute a notice which shall read substantially as follows:
To whom it may concern:
The board of supervisors of _______________ county, on (date) , adopted the attached resolution declaring its intention to form a tax levying rural road improvement district. A hearing on formation will be held on (date) , at (time) at (location) . All persons owning or claiming an interest in property in the proposed district who object to the inclusion of their land in the district, to the formation of the district or to the proposed improvements must file a written objection with the undersigned at the following address before the time set for the hearing.
B. A copy of the resolution declaring the board of supervisor's intention to form the district shall be attached to the notice and the clerk shall cause a copy to be mailed to the owners of real property in the proposed district as shown on the most recently certified property tax assessment roll and to all other persons claiming an interest in the property who have requested a copy of the notice. The clerk shall also publish a copy of the notice and resolution at least once in a newspaper of general circulation in the county. The mailing and publication shall be completed at least twenty days before the date set for hearing. The clerk shall execute an affidavit of mailing stating the date of mailing and the names and addresses of the persons to whom the notices and copies of the resolutions were mailed. The clerk shall obtain an affidavit from the publisher of the newspaper in which the publication was made. The clerk shall cause both affidavits to be placed in the official records of the county. The affidavits are conclusive evidence of the mailing and publishing of notice. Notice shall not be held invalid for failure of delivery to the addressee.
C. If the clerk is informed that the person listed on the assessment roll is no longer the owner and the name and address of the successor owner become known, the clerk shall cause a copy of the notice and resolution to be mailed to the successor owner as soon as practicable after learning of the change of ownership. 481033