Notice is hereby given that the Stearns County Department of Highways will consider a Five-Year Highway Construction Program using federal funds, state aid funds, and local funds at a meeting to be held in the Stearns County Public Works Building, located at 455 28th Avenue South, Waite Park, MN., on Tuesday, May 14, 2019 at 7:00 p.m. 



-Notice of Public Hearing-

Notice is hereby given, pursuant to Minnesota Statute, Section 394.26, that the Stearns County Board of Adjustment, in and for the County of Stearns, will conduct a public hearing on Thursday, May 23, 2019 in Conference Room 121, Stearns County Service Center West, 3301 County Road 138, Waite Park, MN, beginning at 6:30 p.m.

Purpose of the hearing is to consider the granting or denial of variances from the Stearns County Land Use & Zoning Ordinance, Stearns County Subdivision Ordinance, Stearns County Sewage Treatment Ordinance, Stearns County Recreational Campground Ordinance, Stearns County Lodging Establishments Ordinance, Stearns County Childrens Camps Ordinance and the Stearns County Manufactured Home Parks Ordinance as follows:

Public Hearings:

1. To consider a request from Kurt & Mary Schwieters, Melrose, MN from Section 6.2.1P, Table M of the Stearns County Subsurface Sewage Treatment System Ordinance #422 and Section 10.2.11A(2) of the Stearns County Land Use & Zoning Ordinance #439 to construct an addition (screen porch) not meeting the required setback to an existing subsurface soil treatment area and ahead of the established building line.  Said Ordinances require a structural setback of at least 20 feet from a structure to the soil treatment area and requires that additions be at or behind the established building line.  Affected property:  1.71A That Part of Govt Lot 6 N of SW Corner Lot 6, Section 35, T127N, R33W, Melrose Township.  Property address:  44526 Birch Leaf Road, Grey Eagle, MN.

All applications and related information are on file with the Environmental Services Department, County Administration Center, 705 Courthouse Square Room 343, St. Cloud, MN and can also be viewed approximately one week prior to the meeting at by clicking on Board & Committee Meetings.  Action taken on these applications will be available shortly after the meeting at the same website location.

All interested persons are invited to attend said hearing or submit written testimony prior to the hearing date, either in support of or in opposition to the requests.  Written testimony should be sent to the Stearns County Board of Adjustment, Stearns County Environmental Services Department, Administration Center, 705 Courthouse Square Room 343, St. Cloud, MN 56303.

Barrier Free Status:  This meeting will be accessible to the handicapped.  Attempts will be made to accommodate any other individual need for special services.  Please call (320) 656-3613 or 1-800-450-0852 early so arrangements can be made.