The Martin County Planning Commission/Board of Adjustment will be conducting a public hearing on November 27, 2018 at 5:30 p.m.

 

PUBLIC HEARING NOTICE


The Martin County Planning Commission/Board of Adjustment will be conducting a public hearing on November 27, 2018 at 5:30 p.m. The hearing will be held in the Martin County Commissioner’s Room, located on the first floor of the Courthouse, 201 Lake Avenue – Fairmont, MN. The following item will be on the agenda:

Variance Request from Southern Minnesota Municipal Power Agency (SMMPA) within Section 17 of Rutland Township. SMMPA is proposing to reconstruct the existing electric substation which includes adding additional circuit breakers; associated (electrical bus) work; and support structures. The proposed structures will be closer than the required setback from the center line of the road in an “A” Agricultural District. The Martin County Zoning Ordinance requires a 200 foot setback from the centerline of any public right-of-way for a new building site effective February 17, 2004 and one hundred and thirty (130) feet from the centerline of any public right-of-way for existing building sites constructed before February 17, 2004. Existing building sites cannot further encroach closer than the nearest present building from the centerline of the road provided greater than 130 feet from the centerline in an “A” Agricultural District.

Any persons interested in this public hearing are urged to attend the Planning Commission/Board of Adjustment meeting.

Pamela A. Flitter
Martin County Zoning Administrator