Tricounty News

Hearing for variance for Powder Ridge Ski Corporation



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, July 22, 2010, in Conference Room 121 CDE, Stearn 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 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:

To consider a variance request submitted by Powder Ridge Ski Corporation, Kimball, MN from Section 6.5 of Stearns County Subsurface Sewage Treatment System Ordinance #422 to construct a new building that will be served by a holding tank. Said Ordinance does not allow construction of new structures to be served by a holding tank. Affected property: SW4SE4 & S 654.86' of NW4SE4 & part of SE4SE4, Sec 27, T122, R29, Maine Prairie Twp. Property address: 15015 93rd Ave., Kimball, MN.

To consider a variance request submitted by Richard & Karen Chapman, Coon Rapids, MN from Section 5.1.2C(3) of Stearns County Zoning Ordinance #439 to construct an addition onto a nonconforming seasonal principal structure located partly in the Shore Impact Zone of Carnelian lake with is classified as a Recreational Development Lake, with a shore impact zone of 50 feet from the Ordinary High Water Level. Said Ordinance prohibits additions or alterations to structures located wholly or partially in a Shore Impact Zone. Affected property: Lot 11, First Addition to Hentges Lake Shore Lots and the N2 of Lot 1, of the Second Addition to Hentges Lake Shore Lots, Sec 24, T122, R29, Maine Prairie Twp. Property address: 16581 Carnelian Rd, Kimball, MN.

All applications and related information are on file with the Evironmental Services Department, Room 343, County Administration Center, 705 Courthouse Square, St. Cloud, MN.

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 Room 343, 705 Courthouse Square, 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 (800) 450-0852 early so arrangements can be made.

Published in the Tri-County News Thursday, July 8, 2010.