Tricounty News

City of Watkins March meeting March 20

PUBLIC NOTICE

The Watkins City Council will hold its March meeting on Thursday, March 20th instead of March 13th. This meeting will start at 6:30 p.m. at the Village Hall with a Public Forum to get taxpayer response to the Watkins Baseball Association request for financial assistance to build a new grandstand at the baseball park.

Dated: March 3, 2014

Deb Kramer, Clerk

Published in the Tri-County News Thursday, March 6, 2014.

 

Watkins Planning Commission meeting 1st Wednesday of month

PUBLIC NOTICE

The Watkins Planning Commission regular monthly meetings will be changing to the first Wednesday of the month at 7 p.m. This change will start April 2, 2014.

Dated: March 3, 2014

Deb Kramer, Clerk

Published in the Tri-County News Thursday, March 6, 2014.

 

City of Watkins monthly meeting March 19, 2014

PUBLIC NOTICE

The City of Watkins Planning Commission shall hold its regular monthly meeting March 19, 2014, at 7:15 p.m. at City Hall.

Dated: March 3, 2014

Deb Kramer, Clerk

Published in the Tri-County News Thursday, March 6, 2014.

 

Watkins Ordinance 2013-3

ORDINANCE 2013-3

CITY OF WATKINS

MEEKER COUNTY, MINNESOTA

AN ORDINANCE ADOPTING

2014 FEE SCHEDULE

WHEREAS, The City of Watkins, Minnesota has a Fee Schedule in place, setting fees for various services offered by the City, and;

WHEREAS, This Fee Schedule needs to be updated occasionally.

NOW, THEREFORE, BE IT ORDAINED, BY THE CITY COUNCIL OF WATKINS, MINNESOTA; The Watkins City Council approves the 2014 Fee Schedule as follows:

CITY OF WATKINS

FEE SCHEDULE - 2014

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Watkins Zoning Ordinance 2013-2

CITY OF WATKINS MEEKER COUNTY, MINNESOTA ORDINANCE #2013-2

An Ordinance Amending the City of Watkins Zoning Ordinance in the following sections:

ARTICLE XIII

PERFORMANCE STANDARDS

Section 13.10 EXTERIOR STORAGE. Open Storage of materials shall be regulated as follows:

C. In all districts uses associated with the bulk storage of oil, gasoline, liquid fertilizer, chemicals and similar liquids in excess of 2,500 gallons, shall require a conditional use permit in order that the City Council may have some assurance that fire, explosion or water or soil contamination hazards are not present that would be detrimental to the public health, safety and general welfare. The City Council shall require the development of diking around said tanks. Diking shall be suitably sealed and shall hold a leakage capacity of one hundred fifteen percent of the largest tank capacity. In lieu of diking, the City Council may allow for double-walled tanks or any other storage unit that is approved or allowed by Minnesota Department of Agriculture or federal authorities. Any existing storage tank that, in the opinion of the City Council, constitutes a hazard to the public safety shall discontinue operations within five years following enactment of this ordinance.

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