NOTICE OF PUBLIC HEARING
PELICAN RIVER WATERSHED DISTRICT
WATERSHED MANAGEMENT PLAN REVISION
Minnesota Board of Water and Soil Resources
520 Lafayette Road North
Saint Paul, MN 55155
In the matter of the revised watershed management plan (Plan) for the Pelican
River Watershed District (District) pursuant to Minn. Stat. § 103D.405, and 103D.105, Subd. 2 and;
Whereas, the subject Plan has been filed with the Board of Water and Soil Resources (Board) on September 20, 2019, and copies were also filed with the auditor of each affected county, the governing body of each affected municipality, each affected soil and water conservation district and the Minnesota Department of Natural Resources, pursuant to Minn. Stat. § 103D.405.
Now therefore, the Board hereby issues the following:
NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that a public hearing on the petition will be held on Thursday January 23, 2020 at 6:00 PM, at the Becker County Courthouse at 915 Lake Avenue Detroit Lakes, MN 56501. The purpose of the hearing is to receive public comments on the District Plan. At the hearing, all interested persons will be given opportunity to submit pertinent information before a decision is made on the District Plan.
The District Plan includes an updated inventory of the District’s physical features and water resources, describes water-related problems and possible solutions, describes past activities and projects that the District has completed, fiscal management and funding and states objectives for current and future water resources management within the District.
The Board must review the District Plan for conformance with state law and rule. A copy of the District Plan is available for inspection during normal business hours at the Board’s office located at 1732 North Tower Road, Detroit Lakes, MN 56501or at the Pelican River Watershed District office located at 211 Holmes Street West, Suite 201, Detroit Lakes, MN 56501.
For further information contact Annie Felix-Gerth with the Board at 651-238-0677.
Dated in Saint Paul, Minnesota this 13rd of January 2020.
/s/ Annie Felix-Gerth
Water Programs Coordinator
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