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New public notices published in the issue of Feb. 22, 2016

ADVERTISEMENT FOR AMBULANCE BIDS
The Council of the City of Howard Lake will receive bids at the office of the City Administrator until 4 p.m., on March 10, 2016.
The specifications are on file in the city administrator’s office. A copy of the specifications will be furnished to any prospective bidder upon written request. Bids must be made on the basis of cash payment for the property. Bids must be directed to the City Administrator and must be securely sealed with a statement on the outside clearly labeled “Howard Lake Ambulance Bid.” Bids will be considered by the City Council at 7 p.m. in the council chambers on Tuesday March 15, 2016. The City Council reserves the right to reject all bids.
Published in the Herald Journal Feb. 22, 29, and March 7, 2016.

Watertown Township
Notice of Annual Meeting
Notice is hereby given to the residents of Watertown Township, County of Carver, State of Minnesota, that the Annual Town Meeting will be held on Tuesday March 8, 2016. In case of inclement weather, the meeting may be postponed until the third Tuesday in March (3/15/2016). If inclement weather also postpones the meeting on the third Tuesday, it will be held on March 22, 2016.
The Annual meeting will commence at 7:00 p.m. to conduct all necessary business prescribed by law. Town will be discussing various topics including the 2017 levy. The Annual Meeting will be held at the Watertown Township Office at 3580 C R 10 North, Watertown, MN.
Ann Bruner
Town Clerk, Watertown Township
Published in the Herald Journal Feb. 22 and 29,,2016.

NOTICE OF BERGEN TOWNSHIP
ANNUAL TOWN MEETING
Notice is hereby given that Bergen Township, McLeod County, Minnesota will, on Tuesday, March 8, 2016, conduct its Annual Town Meeting at the Bergen Town Hall located at 16595 Babcock Avenue, Lester Prairie, MN. The Annual Town Meeting will be convened at 8:00 p.m. In case of bad weather, the Annual Town Meeting will be held at the same time and place on the third Tuesday of March.
Published in the Herald Journal Feb. 22 and 29, 2016.

NOTICE OF CAMDEN TOWNSHIP
ANNUAL MEETING
Notice is hereby given to the qualified voter(s) of Camden Township, County of Carver, State of Minnesota, that the Annual Town Meeting will be held on Tuesday, March 8, 2016. In case of inclement weather the meeting may be postponed until the third Tuesday in March.
The Annual Meeting will commence at 7:30 PM to conduct all necessary business presented and by law.
The Annual Meeting will be held at the following location:
Camden Township Hall
315 State Avenue South
New Germany, MN 55367
Lisa Goede
Camden Township Clerk
Date: February 17, 2016
Published in the Herald Journal Feb. 22 and 29, 2016.

STOCKHOLM TOWNSHIPNOTICE OF ELECTION OF OFFICERS BOARD OF CANVASAND ANNUAL MEETING
Notice is hereby given to the qualified voters of Stockholm Township, County of Wright, State Of Minnesota, the Annual Election of Town Officers and the Annual Town Meeting will be held on Tuesday, March 8, 2016. In case of inclement weather, the Annual Meeting, the Election and the Board of Canvas will be Tuesday, March 15, 2016.
The polls will be open from Ten (10) o’clock a.m. to Eight (8) o’clock p.m. The Board of Canvas will meet immediately after the polls close, to certify Election results.
Voters will elect:
Two (2) Supervisors – 3 Year Term
One (1) Clerk – 2 Year Term
The Annual meeting will start at approximately 8:15 p.m.
The Election and the Annual Meeting will be at the Stockholm Community Center, 16233 County Road 30 SW, Cokato, MN 55321.
Jody Selseth
Stockholm Township Clerk
Published in the Herald Journal Feb. 22, 29, and March 7, 2016.

Hollywood Township
Annual Board of Audit
Notice is hereby given to the residents of Hollywood Township, Carver County, State of Minnesota, that the Annual Board of Audit will be held on Monday February 22, 2016 at 7:00 PM. This meeting is held so that the Town Supervisors can audit the town ledgers of the Clerk and Treasurer for the past calendar year.
The meeting will be held at the Hollywood Town Hall, one block east of the Hollywood Sports Complex on County Road 122.
Judy Warner
Hollywood Township Clerk
Published in the Herald Journal Feb. 22, 2016.

Victor TownshipNotice of Annual Meeting
And Election of Officers
Notice is hereby given to qualified voters of Victor Township, County of Wright, State of Minnesota, that the Annual Election of Town Officers and the Annual Town Meeting will be held on Tuesday, March 8, 2016. In case of inclement weather, the election and meeting may be postponed until Tuesday, March 15, 2016.
The election poll hours will be from 10:00 a.m. to 8:00 p.m. at which time the voters will elect:
One supervisor – 3 year term
One clerk – 2 year term
The annual meeting will commence at 8:05 p.m. to conduct all necessary business prescribed by law.
Board of canvass will follow the annual meeting.
The annual election and meeting will be held at the Victor Township Hall, 8718 90th Street SW, Howard Lake, MN.
Sharon Glessing
Clerk, Victor Township
Published in the Herald Journal Feb. 22, and 29, 2016.

PUBLIC HEARING NOTICE
NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that the City of Howard Lake City Council will be holding a public hearing on March 15, 2016 at 7:00 pm or shortly thereafter. The public hearing will be conducted at City Hall located at 625 8th Ave.
The purpose of the public hearing is to consider a vacation of a public road and easements in Blocks 2 and 3 of the Howard Lake Industrial Park related to a replat of the subdivision.
All interested parties are encouraged to attend the public hearing. Additional information regarding the easement vacation may be obtained by contacting the City of Howard Lake at 625 8th Avenue, PO Box 736, Howard Lake, MN 55349 or (320) 543-3670.
Published in the Herald Journal Feb. 22 and 29, 2016.

NOTICE OF PUBLIC HEARING
A Public Hearing will be held by the Winsted Planning Commission on Monday, March 14, 2016 at 6:00 P.M., or as soon thereafter as possible, in the Council Chambers at City Hall, 201-1st Street North, to consider text amendments to section 1501.025 of the Winsted Zoning Ordinance regarding Solar Energy Systems. A copy of the text amendment is available at City Hall for public view.
If you so desire, you may attend the public hearing, either in person or by agent or attorney, to make comments in opposition to or support of the text amendments. If you would like to make comment but will be unable to attend the hearing, you may do so by emailing dan.tienter@winsted.mn.us or writing the City Administrator at the City of Winsted, P.O. Box 126, Winsted, MN 55395. Written comments must include your name and property address.
Respectfully,
/s/ Raquel Kirchoff
Deputy City Clerk
Published in the Herald Journal Feb. 22, 2016.

NOTICE OF PUBLIC HEARING
AN APPLICATION FOR A VARIANCE HAS BEEN SUBMITTED TO THE WRIGHT COUNTY BOARD OF ADJUSTMENT BY THE FOLLOWING APPLICANT:
MARK W. MADDOX
LOCATION: 7005 Pilger Avenue NW – Lot C, Shady Nook Replat and Addition, Section 28, Township 121, Range 28, Wright County, Minnesota. (Lake Sylvia – Southside Twp.) Tax# 217-068-000030
Requests a variance of Section 405, 502.2 605.5(3)& 612 of the Wright County Zoning Ordinance to allow changes to the variances granted on 12-4-15. The expansion and remodeling project proposed to include a 3.5 ft. balcony off the upper level, to be 65 ft. from the ordinary high-water mark of lake. Also, expansion of the 8’ x 8’ rear porch that was 15’ from the side property line is proposed to be 7’ x 16’, 10’ from the side property line.
REASON A VARIANCE IS NEEDED: Changes to plans previously approved by Board requires a new hearing. A minimum 75’ setback is required from the Ordinary High-water Mark of Lake; 15’ side setback is required.
REFERENCE TO THE PROPOSED APPLICATION, A HEARING WILL BE HELD ON:
DATE: Friday, March 4, 2016
TIME: 8:30 a.m.
PLACE: COUNTY COMMISSIONERS’ BOARD ROOM, WRIGHT COUNTY GOVERNMENT CENTER, BUFFALO, MN.
OR YOU MAY SEND YOUR COMMENTS TO THE PLANNING & ZONING OFFICE, WRIGHT COUNTY GOVERNMENT CENTER, 10 SECOND STREET NW RM 140, BUFFALO, MINNESOTA 55313-1185
INTERPRETER SERVICES FOR THE HEARING IMPAIRED WILL BE PROVIDED ON PRIOR REQUEST FOR PUBLIC MEETINGS AND OTHER COUNTY-SPONSORED CLASSES AND EVENTS.
PHONE INQUIRIES TO: (763) 682-8947
Published in the Herald Journal Feb. 22, 2016.

NOTICE OF PUBLIC HEARING
AN APPLICATION FOR A VARIANCE HAS BEEN SUBMITTED TO THE WRIGHT COUNTY BOARD OF ADJUSTMENT BY THE FOLLOWING APPLICANT:
ANNA M. RYAN
LOCATION: 9243 Osborn Avenue NW – Part of N 1/2 of SW 1/4, Section 15, Township 121, Range 28, Wright County, Minnesota. (Southside Twp.) Tax #217-000-153101
Requests a variance of Section 302, 604.5 & 604.6(4) to allow an existing 68-acre property to be split into two parcels: Proposed is a 7-acre lot with the existing homestead and 61 acres to have the remaining building “entitlement.” Neither parcel would have 300 feet wide on a public road.
REASON A VARIANCE IS NEEDED: Divisions of this size require a minimum of 300’ wide on a public road for both parcels.
REFERENCE TO THE PROPOSED APPLICATION, A HEARING WILL BE HELD ON:
DATE: Friday, March 4, 2016
TIME: 8:30 a.m.
PLACE: COUNTY COMMISSIONERS’ BOARD ROOM, WRIGHT COUNTY GOVERNMENT CENTER, BUFFALO, MN.
OR YOU MAY SEND YOUR COMMENTS TO THE PLANNING & ZONING OFFICE, WRIGHT COUNTY GOVERNMENT CENTER, 10 SECOND STREET NW RM 140, BUFFALO, MINNESOTA 55313-1185
INTERPRETER SERVICES FOR THE HEARING IMPAIRED WILL BE PROVIDED ON PRIOR REQUEST FOR PUBLIC MEETINGS AND OTHER COUNTY-SPONSORED CLASSES AND EVENTS.
PHONE INQUIRIES TO: (763) 682-8947
Published in the Herald Journal Feb. 22, 2016.

NOTICE OF PUBLIC HEARING
AN APPLICATION FOR A VARIANCE HAS BEEN SUBMITTED TO THE WRIGHT COUNTY BOARD OF ADJUSTMENT BY THE FOLLOWING APPLICANT:
BRADLEY & KIMBERLY SAWATZKE
LOCATION: 6423 Osborn Avenue NW – Tract described as part of Gov’t Lot 4, and part of the W 1/2 of SE 1/4, all in Section 34, Township 121, Range 28, Wright County, Minnesota. (E. Lake Sylvia – Southside Twp.) Tax Parcel #217-000-343102
Requests a variance of Section 502.2, & 605.5 & 612 of the Wright County Zoning Ordinance to allow construction of a new 2’ x 17’ cantilever addition lakeside to be 74.7 ft. from the ordinary high-water mark of lake (OHW); replace and expand existing deck to be 65.9 ft. from the OHW; a new 10’ x 18.33’ one-story addition over a basement that will be 76. ft. from the OHW, and a new 8’ x 10’ entry porch on the roadside that will be 48.5 ft. from the center of a platted road.
REASON A VARIANCE IS NEEDED: minimum setbacks are 75’ from the ordinary high-water mark of lake and 65’ from centerline of the right-of-way of local/town roads.
REFERENCE TO THE PROPOSED APPLICATION, A HEARING WILL BE HELD ON:
DATE: Friday, March 4, 2016
TIME: 8:30 a.m.
PLACE: COUNTY COMMISSIONERS’ BOARD ROOM, WRIGHT COUNTY GOVERNMENT CENTER, BUFFALO, MN.
OR YOU MAY SEND YOUR COMMENTS TO THE PLANNING & ZONING OFFICE, WRIGHT COUNTY GOVERNMENT CENTER, 10 SECOND STREET NW RM 140, BUFFALO, MINNESOTA 55313-1185
INTERPRETER SERVICES FOR THE HEARING IMPAIRED WILL BE PROVIDED ON PRIOR REQUEST FOR PUBLIC MEETINGS AND OTHER COUNTY-SPONSORED CLASSES AND EVENTS.
PHONE INQUIRIES TO: (763) 682-8947
Published in the Herald Journal Feb. 22, 2016.

NOTICE OF PUBLIC HEARING
AN APPLICATION FOR A VARIANCE HAS BEEN SUBMITTED TO THE WRIGHT COUNTY BOARD OF ADJUSTMENT BY THE FOLLOWING APPLICANT:
DALE M. ZWACK
LOCATION: 9767 Aetna Avenue NE – Tract described as part of the E 1/2 of SW 1/4, Section 18, Township 121, Range 25, Wright County, Minnesota. (Monticello Twp.) Tax Parcel #213-100-183403 & -183400 Property owners: Zwack & Olson
Requests a lot line adjustment as regulated in Section 502.2, & 604. of the Wright County Zoning Ordinance to attach a 33 ft. wide strip from tax #213-100-183400 (owned by Olson and zoned AG General Agricultural) to applicant’s 10.95 acre lot (tax #213-100-183403 that is zoned A/R Agricultural-Residential).
REASON A VARIANCE IS NEEDED: Adjustments of this nature require Board approval.
REFERENCE TO THE PROPOSED APPLICATION, A HEARING WILL BE HELD ON:
DATE: Friday, March 4, 2016
TIME: 8:30 a.m.
PLACE: COUNTY COMMISSIONERS’ BOARD ROOM, WRIGHT COUNTY GOVERNMENT CENTER, BUFFALO, MN.
OR YOU MAY SEND YOUR COMMENTS TO THE PLANNING & ZONING OFFICE, WRIGHT COUNTY GOVERNMENT CENTER, 10 SECOND STREET NW RM 140, BUFFALO, MINNESOTA 55313-1185
INTERPRETER SERVICES FOR THE HEARING IMPAIRED WILL BE PROVIDED ON PRIOR REQUEST FOR PUBLIC MEETINGS AND OTHER COUNTY-SPONSORED CLASSES AND EVENTS.
PHONE INQUIRIES TO: (763) 682-8947
Published in the Herald Journal Feb. 22, 2016.

NOTICE OF PUBLIC HEARING
AN APPLICATION FOR A VARIANCE HAS BEEN SUBMITTED TO THE WRIGHT COUNTY BOARD OF ADJUSTMENT BY THE FOLLOWING APPLICANT:
BARBARA I. ABEL
LOCATION: SW 1/4 of SW 1/4, except West 605 feet of South 360 feet thereof; & SE 1/4 of SW 1/4, Section 11, Township 120, Range 25, Wright County, Minnesota. (Buffalo Twp.) Tax #202-000-113400 & 113300
Requests a variance of Section 502.2 & 604. of the Wright County Zoning Ordinance to allow the east 40 acres of the farm to be split into two 20-acre (approx.) parcels each with an “entitlement.” Remaining acreage to be restricted land.
REASON A VARIANCE IS NEEDED: divisions of property zoned AG General Agricultural must meet “1 per 40” subdivision rules or include a full 40 acres and a quarter-quarter section.
REFERENCE TO THE PROPOSED APPLICATION, A HEARING WILL BE HELD ON:
DATE: Friday, March 4, 2016
TIME: 8:30 a.m.
PLACE: COUNTY COMMISSIONERS’ BOARD ROOM, WRIGHT COUNTY GOVERNMENT CENTER, BUFFALO, MN.
OR YOU MAY SEND YOUR COMMENTS TO THE PLANNING & ZONING OFFICE, WRIGHT COUNTY GOVERNMENT CENTER, 10 SECOND STREET NW RM 140, BUFFALO, MINNESOTA 55313-1185
INTERPRETER SERVICES FOR THE HEARING IMPAIRED WILL BE PROVIDED ON PRIOR REQUEST FOR PUBLIC MEETINGS AND OTHER COUNTY-SPONSORED CLASSES AND EVENTS.
PHONE INQUIRIES TO: (763) 682-8947
Published in the Herald Journal Feb. 22, 2016.

NOTICE OF PUBLIC HEARING
AN APPLICATION FOR A VARIANCE HAS BEEN SUBMITTED TO THE WRIGHT COUNTY BOARD OF ADJUSTMENT BY THE FOLLOWING APPLICANT:
CHRISTENA M. DICKENS
LOCATION: 5758 - 70th Street SW – SW 1/2 of SW 1/4, Section 6, Township 118, Range 26, Wright County, Minnesota. (Woodland Twp.) Tax #220-000-063300 Property owner: Marilyn Atkinson
Requests a variance of Section 502.2 & 604.6 of the Wright County Zoning Ordinance to allow a 15-acre (approx.) division to include the existing homestead.
REASON A VARIANCE IS NEEDED: Maximum “1 per 40” divisions of land zoned AG General Agricultural is 10 acres for the existing dwelling (farmstead).
REFERENCE TO THE PROPOSED APPLICATION, A HEARING WILL BE HELD ON:
DATE: Friday, March 4, 2016
TIME: 8:30 a.m.
PLACE: COUNTY COMMISSIONERS’ BOARD ROOM, WRIGHT COUNTY GOVERNMENT CENTER, BUFFALO, MN.
OR YOU MAY SEND YOUR COMMENTS TO THE PLANNING & ZONING OFFICE, WRIGHT COUNTY GOVERNMENT CENTER, 10 SECOND STREET NW RM 140, BUFFALO, MINNESOTA 55313-1185
INTERPRETER SERVICES FOR THE HEARING IMPAIRED WILL BE PROVIDED ON PRIOR REQUEST FOR PUBLIC MEETINGS AND OTHER COUNTY-SPONSORED CLASSES AND EVENTS.
PHONE INQUIRIES TO: (763) 682-8947
Published in the Herald Journal Feb. 22, 2016.

NOTICE OF PUBLIC HEARING
AN APPLICATION FOR A VARIANCE HAS BEEN SUBMITTED TO THE WRIGHT COUNTY BOARD OF ADJUSTMENT BY THE FOLLOWING APPLICANT:
ARLENE LITFIN & GERALD LITFIN
LOCATION: 6255 Farmington Ave. SE – N 1/2 of S 1/2 of NW 1/4, Section 1, Township 118, Range 25, Wright County, Minnesota. (Franklin Twp.) Tax Parcel #208-200-012401 & -012300 Owners: Glen E. Litfin Family Trust & Gerald & Gayle Litfin
Requests a variance of Section 502.2 & 604. of the Wright County Zoning Ordinance to allow approximately 17 acres from existing 28 acre restricted parcel to be added to Gerald’s 10-acre entitlement division (tax #208-200-012300) that is on a 66 ft. access strip, resulting in a 27 acre entitlement division on an access strip. Remaining 11 acres to be restricted and have over 300 ft. of road frontage.
REASON A VARIANCE IS NEEDED: Divisions of property zoned AG General Agricultural must meet “1 per 40”subdivision rules or include a full 40 acres and a quarter-quarter section.
REFERENCE TO THE PROPOSED APPLICATION, A HEARING WILL BE HELD ON:
DATE: Friday, March 4, 2016
TIME: 8:30 a.m.
PLACE: COUNTY COMMISSIONERS’ BOARD ROOM, WRIGHT COUNTY GOVERNMENT CENTER, BUFFALO, MN.
OR YOU MAY SEND YOUR COMMENTS TO THE PLANNING & ZONING OFFICE, WRIGHT COUNTY GOVERNMENT CENTER, 10 SECOND STREET NW RM 140, BUFFALO, MINNESOTA 55313-1185
INTERPRETER SERVICES FOR THE HEARING IMPAIRED WILL BE PROVIDED ON PRIOR REQUEST FOR PUBLIC MEETINGS AND OTHER COUNTY-SPONSORED CLASSES AND EVENTS.
PHONE INQUIRIES TO: (763) 682-8947
Published in the Herald Journal Feb. 22, 2016.