|(a) Notice shall be mailed by certified mail, return receipt
requested. Proof of mailing to the proper address on the return receipt shall
be accepted as conclusive evidence of the fact of the mailing.
(b) The applicant shall file proof of publication with the
chief clerk within 30 days after publication. Filing an affidavit executed
by the publisher accompanied by a printed copy of the notice as published
creates a rebuttable presumption of compliance with the requirement to publish
(c) The applicant shall file proof of posting with the chief
clerk within 30 days of posting. Proof of posting may be made by the return
affidavit of the sheriff or constable, or, by the affidavit of a credible
person made on a copy of the posted notice showing the fact of the posting.