April 13, 2017 Notice of Board of Appeal and Equalization

Important Information Regarding Property Assessments

This may affect your 2018 property taxes

The Board of Appeal and Equalization for the Township of Alexandria in Douglas County, Minnesota, will meet, on Thursday, April 13, at 9:00 AM at the Courthouse – Board Room by appointment only, for the assessment year 2017 (taxes payable 2018). The purpose of this meeting is to determine whether property in the jurisdiction has been properly valued and classified by the assessor.

If you believe the value or classification of your property is incorrect, please contact your assessor’s office at 320-762-3884 to discuss your concerns. If you disagree with the valuation or classification after discussing it with your assessor, you may appear before the local board of appeal and equalization. The board will review your assessment and may make corrections as needed. You must appeal to the local board before appealing to the county board of appeal and equalization. All appeals are by appointment. Call the Douglas County Assessor’s Office at 320­762-3884 to schedule an appointment.

Given under my hand this 6th  day of March, 2017.

Gregg Raisanen

Clerk of  the Township of Alexandria


According to Minnesota State Statute 274.03:

The Clerk shall give at least ten days’ posted notice of the time and place of such meeting of the

Board of Review, but the failure to give such notice or hold such meeting shall not vitiate any

assessment, except as to the excess over the market value of the property.