CITY OF SCANDIA

COUNTY OF WASHINGTON

STATE OF MINNESOTA

NOTICE OF A PUBLIC HEARING ON VACATION OF A PUBLIC WAY FOR PEDESTRIAN USE TERMINATING AT, ADJACENT TO, OR ABUTTING UPON PUBLIC WATERS PURSUANT TO MINNESOTA STATUTE §412.851

 

NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that a hearing will be held before the City Council of Scandia on the 19th day of October, 2021, in the City Hall located at 14727 209th Street N, Scandia, MN 55073, at 7pm to consider a proposed vacation of a public way for pedestrian use terminating at Goose Lake (DNR Public Waters ID # 8259P) legally described as:

 

The East 20.00 feet of the Northwest Quarter of the Southwest Quarter AND 

That part of the East 20.00 feet of the Southwest Quarter of the Southwest Quarter lying North of the South 468.27 feet thereof, all in Section 11, Township 32 North, Range 20 West, Washington County, Minnesota. 

 

Such easement terminates at, is adjacent to or abuts upon public waters.

Contact Scandia City Hall at mail@ci.scandia.mn.us  or 651 433-2274 for more information.

 

Dated this 1st day of October, 2021.

Brenda Eklund, City Clerk

 

Published in 

The Country Messenger 

October 6 and October 13, 2021

 

Summary of Proceedings

Washington County Board

of Commissioners

September 7, 2021

 

Present were Commissioners Fran Miron, District 1; Stan Karwoski, District 2; Gary Kriesel, District 3; Wayne Johnson, District 4; Lisa Weik, District 5. Board Chair Weik presided.

 

Commissioner Reports –

Comments – Questions

Commissioners reported on meetings and other events that they attended.  Please see archived web streaming of the board meeting for full commissioner reports at www.co.washington.us, under “County Board”.

 

Community Services

Approval of the following actions:

- 2.0 FTE intermittent Social Worker positions for the Crisis Response Unit that will be hired as several part-time intermittent employees.

- Application for the MN Pathways to Prosperity Grant for State Fiscal Years 2022 and 2023, administered by the MN Department of Employment and Economic Development.

- Resolution No. 2021-097, authorizing receipt of $17,500 in grant funding from the MN Department of Veterans Affairs.

- Grant agreement with the MN Department of Veterans Affairs in the amount of $17,500 for the period of July 1, 2021, through June 30, 2022.

General Administration

Approval of the following actions:

- August 24, 2021, County Board meeting minutes.

- Appoint Victoria Dupre, Marine on St. Croix, to a partial first term as Manager on the Carnelian-Marine-St. Croix Watershed District, expiring June 21, 2023.

- Appoint David Bakke, Scandia, to a partial first term as Manager on the Comfort Lake-Forest Lake Watershed District, expiring September 23, 2024.

- Appoint Commissioner Wayne Johnson as alternate for the Metro Alliance for Healthy Families.

- Resolution No. 2021-102, acknowledging the City of Birchwood Village on its 100th anniversary.

- Board correspondence was received and placed on file.

- Board workshop to discuss the proposed 2022 budget and review the draft Mandates & Core Functions report.

- Board workshop to discuss redistricting requirements, timeline, and 2020 census data.

Human Resources

Approval of the following actions:

- Revisions to Personnel Rules and Regulations, Section #22, Work Schedules.

- Revisions to Human Resources Policy #5504 Appearance and Grooming Policy.

Property Records and

Taxpayer Services

- Approval of Resolution No. 2021-098, set aside a portion of the annual distribution of net revenue from forfeited land sales.

Public Health & Environment

Approval of the following actions:

- 1.0 FTE Public Health Senior Program Manager and one intermittent (0.35 FTE) Community Nutrition Specialist position.

 - Grant Agreement No. 14214 with the MN Department of Human Services in the amount of $275,000 to support the Medication for Opioid Use Disorder program in the Washington County Jail.

Public Works

Approval of the following actions:

- Cooperative Agreement No. 14076 with the South Washington Watershed District for reimbursement of grazing services in Cottage Grove Ravine Regional Park.

- Resolution No. 2021-099, authorizing execution of sub-grant agreement for hazard mitigation assistance from the Federal Emergency Management Agency.

- Contract No. 14297 in the amount of $141,740.71 with OMG Midwest Inc. dba Minnesota Paving and Materials, for roadway rehabilitation of County Road 66 (Greeley Street) in the City of Stillwater.

Sheriff’s Office

Approval of the following actions:

- Resolution No. 2021-100, agreement between the Washington County Sheriff’s Office and the City of Landfall Village to provide law enforcement services.

- Resolution No. 2021-101, proclaiming September 2021 as National Preparedness Month.

 

A complete text of the Official Proceedings of the Washington County Board of Commissioners is available on the county’s website: www.co.washington.mn.us, under County Board, or for public inspection at the Office of Administration, Washington County Government Center, 14949 62nd St. N., Stillwater, MN.

 

Published in 

The Country Messenger 

October 6, 2021

 

 

PUBLIC HEARING NOTICE

CITY OF MARINE ON ST. CROIX

PLANNING COMMISSION

Tuesday, October 26, 2021

7:30 pm, Village Hall,

121 Judd Street

With Option to Attend Remotely

 

NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that the Planning Commission will hold a Public Hearing on Tuesday, October 26, 2021 at 7:30 p.m. to consider a variance for home construction on a nonconforming lot for Robert Barros at 360 Robert Street. 

Details are available at the City Office during regular office hours.

 

Dated this 30th day of September, 2021

Suzanne Dammann,

Assistant City Clerk

 

Published in 

The Country Messenger 

October 6, 2021

 

 

Request for bids

The Washington County Sheriff’s Office is seeking Request for Bids from qualified firms, hereinafter referred to as the Contractor, to provide food service for our inmate population. Sealed bids will be received until 2:00 p.m. November 29, 2021 (CST), by the County Auditor/Office of Administration of Washington County for the Jail Food Services Project at the Washington County Government Center, Office of Administration,14949 62nd St. North, Stillwater, Minnesota, 55082.  Please contact Washington County Jail Administrator Roger Heinen for any questions at 651-430-7606.

 

Published in 

The Country Messenger 

October 6, October 13

and October 20, 2021

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