NOTICE OF PUBLIC HEARING AMENDING OF LAND DEVELOPMENT CODE OF CITY Notice to the public is hereby given that the city council of the city of Grand Forks, North Dakota proposes to amend Chapter XVIII, Article 3, Land Development Code, Section 18-0301, Elements of the Grand Forks City Code of 1987, as amended, pertaining to the off-premise signs . Section 18-0301 is hereby amended as follows: (3) General sign provisions. The following regulations shall apply to all signs and sign structured hereinafter permitted in all districts: … (Y) Except as otherwise provided herein, the maximum number of off-premise advertising sign structures allowed within the City of Grand Forks and the city’s extra-territorial jurisdiction shall be one hundred one twelve (101) (112). Upon the city’s receipt of an official report and data from the U.S. Census Bureau, the maximum number of allowed sign structures shall be increased by one (1) sign structure for each additional five hundred sixty-six (566) residents above the 2010 2020 census data. All signs permitted up to the maximum number shall be authorized on a first come basis. … Pursuant to Sections 40-48-08 and 40-48-11 of the North Dakota Century Code, as amended, and Section 18-1003 of the Grand Forks City Code of 1987, as amended, notice is hereby given that on the 21st day of March, 2022, in the Council Chambers in the City Hall in the City of Grand Forks, North Dakota, at the hour of 5:30 o’clock p.m., a public hearing will be held by the City Council of the City of Grand Forks, at which time all citizens and interested parties will have an opportunity to be heard upon the aforementioned changes. Copies of said proposed change as hereinbefore described are available to the public for inspection and/or copying at the office of the city auditor in City Hall. Dated February 22, 2022. Maureen Storstad City Auditor (seal) (March 2 & 9, 2022) 37246