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New public notices published in the issue of Jan. 22, 2021

(Ordinance Summary)ORDINANCE NO. 2021-01CITY OF LORETTOAN ORDINANCE AMENDING LORETTO CODE CHAPTER VIII REGARDING TOBACCO, TOBACCO PRODUCTS, TOBACCO-RELATED DEVICES, ELECTRONIC DELIVERY DEVICES, AND NICOTINE OR LOBELIA DELIVERY PRODUCTS
The above-referenced Ordinance amends the Loretto City Code by amending City Code Chapter VIII, Section 800, regarding the regulation of tobacco, tobacco products, tobacco-related devices, electronic delivery devices, and nicotine or lobelia delivery products. This summary is adopted pursuant to Minn. Stat. §412.191 , Subd.4.
A printed copy of the entire Ordinance is available for inspection and copying at the Loretto City Hall, 279 North Medina Street, Suite 260, Loretto, MN 55357.
Dated: January 12, 2021
/s/ Mary K. Schneider
City Clerk-Treasurer
Published in the Delano Herald Journal, Jan. 22, 2021.
INDEPENDENCE SEEKS RESIDENTSINTERESTED IN SERVING AS ALTERNATE AND OR FUTURE PLANNING COMMISSION MEMBERS
The City of Independence is seeking residents interested in serving as alternates for, and to fill, future openings on the City’s Planning Commission. These are volunteer positions.
The Planning Commission conducts public hearings and makes recommendations to the City Council concerning land use issues including zoning, ordinance amendments, subdivisions, variances, conditional and interim use permits and long-range planning. The Commission meets the third Tuesday of every month at 7:30 p.m.
Those interested in learning more about this opportunity should call the City Office at 763.479.0527 or email bhorner@ci.independence.mn.us or stop in the office located at 1920 County Road 90 to obtain an application. You can also find the application on the City website at www.ci.independence.mn.us.
Applications should be submitted by February 5, 2021 to be considered for possible appointment in 2021.
Published in the Delano Herald Journal, Jan. 22, 2021.
CITY OF INDEPENDENCEMarvin Johnson Appointed to Serve on National League of Cities’ Energy, Environment and Natural Resources Federal Advocacy Committee
January 1, 2021 — Mayor Marvin Johnson, Mayor of City of Independence MN, has been appointed to the National League of Cities (NLC) 2021 EENR Federal Advocacy Committee. Mayor Johnson was elected to a one-year term and will provide strategic direction and guidance for NLC’s federal advocacy agenda and policy priorities. The appointment was announced by NLC President Kathy Maness, councilmember, Lexington, South Carolina.
“Mayor Marvin Johnson’s 20 years of experience and commitment on this committee will continue to bring great value from the local level to the national level”, responded City Administrator Mark Kaltsas.
As a committee member, Johnson will play a key role among a diverse group of local leaders in shaping NLC’s policy positions and advocating on behalf of America’s cities and towns before Congress, with the administration and at home.
“Our federal advocacy committees are the voices of what’s happening on the ground in our communities,” said Kathy Maness, councilmember of Lexington, South Carolina, and President of the National League of Cities (NLC). “I am proud to have Marvin Johnson join NLC’s EENR committee on behalf of his residents. Together with a team of local leaders from around the country, we will work to solve the most pressing challenges facing our communities.”
For more information on NLC’s federal advocacy committees, visit: www.nlc.org/advocasy/committees.
The National League of Cities (NLC) is dedicated to helping city leaders build better communities. NLC is a resource and advocate for 19,000 cities, towns and villages, representing more than 218 million Americans. www.nlc.org
Published in the Delano Herald Journal, Jan. 22, 2021.