NOTICE OF INTENT TO AMENDPublished 10:12am Friday, April 26, 2013
(First Publication April 15, 2013)
NOTICE OF INTENT TO AMEND SHORELAND
MANAGEMENT ORDINANCE AND SANITATION CODE
NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN, pursuant to M.S. 375.51, that the Otter Tail County Board of Commissioners intends to amend the Shoreland Management Ordinance and the Sanitation Code. The amendment to the Ordinances will be considered at a meeting of the Otter Tail County Board of Commissioners in the Commissioners Room at the Government Services Center, 550 Fir Avenue West, Fergus Falls, Minnesota, on Monday, April 29, 2013, at 7:00 p.m.
The purposes of the amendments include: In the SMO require site permits for alterations to impervious surfaces; buildings can be 20% of impervious surface; add some presentation requirements for permits; authorize the administrator to issue some permits; allow for temporary retention of an existing dwelling during construction of another; conform some language to state statutes and court rulings; and clean up some language and definitions. Require a point of sale system certification of compliance in the Sanitation Code.
A copy of the proposed changes are on file in the Auditor’s Office and the Office of Land and Resource Management at the Government Services Center, and is also posted on the county website, http://www.co.ottertail.mn.us/
Otter Tail County Auditor
Publication Date: April 15, 2013.