On the date established for the view of a proposed improvement, the supervisors of a soil and water conservation district shall meet at the designated location near the proposed improvement at the established time. At that time, they shall hear proof of the need for the proposed improvement offered by any landowner that is affected by it.
The supervisors shall view the area in which the proposed improvement is to be constructed. If the proposed improvement is a ditch, the view shall include the line of the proposed ditch and each branch, lateral, or spur of the ditch that is mentioned in the petition. If the area to be viewed is extensive, the supervisors may conduct the view on more than one day and may adjourn from day to day, or a longer period, until the view is completed.
Effective Date: 04-15-2005