Public Notices

Posted 19 May 2017

17-176: The Metropolitan Airports Commission has applied for a Minnehaha Creek Watershed District permit for Erosion Control and Stormwater Management for parking lot improvements located at 6020 South 28th Avenue & 6040 South 28th Avenue within the Metropolitan Airports Commission Campus. The project will result in a 0.22 acre increase in impervious surface on the 22.89 acre site. The site ultimately drains to Lake Nokomis.

Individuals with questions or concerns regarding this permit may contact Heidi Quinn at 952-641-4504 or hquinn@minnehahacreek.org.

Interested parties may request that the permit application is considered by the MCWD Board of Managers. Requests for determination by the Board of Managers must be in writing and received at the MCWD offices prior to 4:30 PM, June 2nd, 2017.


Posted 17 May 2017

17-204: Westonka Public Schools has applied for a Minnehaha Creek Watershed District permit for Erosion Control, Stormwater Management, and Wetland Protection for improvements to Ball Field #1 at 5910 Sunnyfield Rd E in the City of Minnetrista. This project will result in a 0.33-acre increase of impervious surface on the 14.4-acre parcel. Stormwater collected on the site will be treated through infiltration. A buffer will be maintained around the downgradient wetland to protect water quality. This parcel ultimately drains to Dutch Lake and Jennings Bay.

 Individuals with questions or concerns regarding this permit may contact Rachel Workin at 952-641-4518 or rworkin@minnehahacreek.org.

Interested parties may request that a public hearing on this permit application be scheduled before the MCWD Board of Managers.  Requests for a public hearing must be in writing and received at the MCWD offices prior to 4:30 PM, May 31st, 2017.

 


Posted 10 May 2017

The Minnehaha Creek Watershed District is reviewing the following permit application.  MCWD Rules require notice to all property owners within 600' of the proposed permitted area as a courtesy, in the event there are any questions or concerns.

17-140: William Toles has applied for a Minnehaha Creek Watershed District permit for Erosion Control, Shoreline Stabilization, and Floodplain Alteration for the construction of a single family home, riprap repair, and installation of a sand blanket located at 1095 Ferndale Road in the City of Orono.  The project will result in 28 cubic yards of created floodplain storage.  The site drains to Browns Bay of Lake Minnetonka.

Individuals with questions or concerns regarding this permit may contact Heidi Quinn at

952-641-4504 or hquinn@minnehahacreek.org. 

Interested parties may request that the permit application is considered by the MCWD Board of Managers. Requests for determination by the Board of Managers must be in writing and received at the MCWD offices prior to 4:30 PM, May 24th, 2017.