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Notice of Intent to Dissolve Checkerboard TV District

6/5/2024

RESOLUTION OF INTENT TO DISSOLVE CHECKERBOARD TV DISTRICT AND
TRANSFER ASSETS TO THE COUNTY GENERAL FUND.
WHEREAS, Mont. Code Ann. 7-11-1029. authorizes the Board of County Commissioners the
ability to dissolve a special district if it is considered to be in the best interest of a local
government, if the purpose for creating the special district has been fulfilled or if the special
district is not needed in perpetuity and.
WHEREAS, the Checkerboard TV District has fulfilled its purpose and the district is no longer
needed and.
WHEREAS, the Checkerboard TV District has cash on hand along with equipment at the
transmitter site; pursuant to Mont. Code Ann. 7-11-1029 (7)(a) any assets remaining after all
debts and obligation of the special district have been paid, discharged, or irrevocably settled must
be deposited in the general fund of the local government.
NOW, THEREFORE, IT IS HEREBY RESOLVED, The Board of county commissioners
upon giving notice to the taxpayers within the district pursuant to Mont. Code Ann.  7-11-1029,
will dissolve the Checkerboard TV District and transfer any assets remaining after all debts and
obligation have been paid to the Meagher County General Fund on July 1st, 2024.
Dated this 4th day of June, 2024