Notes:  The letterhead is that of The City of VP.  Obviously, I've substituted X's in place of
Ed's address. 


September 29, 1999


Edward A. and Lisa J. Harrawood




Re:  1 Arnold Drive;  4 Arnold Drive;  7 Arnold Drive

        Valley Park,  Missouri


Dear Mr Harrawood:


It has been determined that acquisition of the above-referenced properties by the City of Valley Park, Missouri is necessary in conjunction with the Valley Park Levee Project.  The City has contracted with Demba Valuation Services, 77 Meadowbrook, Ballwin, Missouri 63011-1697, and Ernest A. Demba, a State Certified Real Estate Apraiser, to render an opinion of the fair market value of your property.  Pursuant to 42 U.S.C.   4601-4655  (P.L. 91-646) the owner or their designee must be given the opportunity to accompany the appraiser during the property inspection. 


A representative of Demba Valuation Services will be available on October 13, 1999, between 10:00 a.m. and 2:00 p.m., to inspect the property.  Please contact Demba Valuation Serevices at (314) 227-0321 in order to determine if you or your designee wish to accompany the appraiser.


Sincerely yours,


(so signed)


Eric M. Martin

City Attorney