Recycling & Household Hazardous Waste

Planning & Zoning Information
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Maps
County Map      
2015 Highway Weight Restrictions Map      
       
NOTICE TO BIDDERS      
Sealed proposals for construction of projects as listed below will be received at Mower County Public Works (formerly Highway Department), 1105 8th Avenue N.E., Austin, MN 55912, until 1:00 o’clock P.M., on April 9th, 2015 at which time they will be opened publicly and read.

BRIDGE REMOVAL, GRADING, AGGREGATE SURFACE AND ERIOSION CONTROL

SAP 050-599-091, BRIDGE NO 50J62 and BRIDGE NO 50J63; located on T-282 (280th Street) 2 miles West of CSAH 8 in the NW ¼ Section 2 of Grand Meadow Township. The approximate major quantities of work are: 192 LF 12X7 Precast Concrete Box Culvert, 6 each 12X7 Precast Concrete Box Culvert End Sections, 84 LF 88” Span RC Pipe-Arch Culvert, 4 each 88” Span RC Pipe-Arch Aprons, and 750 TON Aggregate Surfacing Class 2.

SAP 050-599-140, BRIDGE NO 50K47; located on T-107 (760th Ave) 0.6 miles South of North County Line in the NW ¼ Section 9 of Racine and Frankford Townships. The approximate major quantities of work are: 108 LF 12X8 Precast Concrete Box Culvert, 6 each 12X8 Precast Concrete Box Culvert Box Culvert End Sections, and 352 TON Aggregate Surfacing Class 2.

SAP 050-599-141, BRIDGE NO 50K48; located on T-178 (720th Ave) 0.5 miles North of JCT CASH 15 in the NW ¼ of Section 14 of Pleasant Valley Township. The approximate major quantities of work are: 108 LF 12X6 Precast Concrete Box Culvert, 6 each 12X6 Precast Concrete Box Culvert End Sections, and 260 TON Aggregate Surfacing Class 2.

RECONDITIONING P.M. BITUMINOUS WEAR AND NON-WEARING COURSES AND AGGREGATE SHOULDERS

SAP 050-601-033; located on CSAH 1 (310th St) from 640th Ave to CSAH 10 in the NW corner of Section 21 of Sargeant Township to the NW corner of Section 20 of Pleasant Valley Township. The approximate major quantities of work are: 66,052 SY Mill Bituminous Surface, 7,300 TON SP 12.5 Wearing Course Mixture, and 2,000 TON Aggregate Shouldering Class 2.

SAP 050-606-028; located on CSAH 6 (110th St) from TH 105 to TH 218 in the NW corner of Section 36 of Lyle Township. The approximate major quantities of work are: 84,070 SY Mill Bituminous Surface, 13,800 TON Type SP 12.5 Wearing Course Mixture, and 2,370 TON Aggregate Shouldering Class 2.

SAP 050-616-032; located on CSAH 16 (570th Ave) from county road 57 to North county line in the SW corner of Section 29 to N1/4 corner of Section 6 of Waltham Township. The approximate major quantities of work are: 70,560 SY Mill Bituminous Surface, 7,800 TON Type SP 12.5 Wearing Course Mixture, and 3,000 TON Aggregate Shouldering Class 2.

BITUMINOUS MILLING, GRADING, AGGREGATE BASE, CONCRETE CURB & GUTTER, P.M. BITUMINOUS PAVEMENT, STORM SEWER, WATER MAIN, AND EROSION CONTROL

SAP 050-607-038; located on CSAH 7 (670th Ave) from CSAH 3 to CSAH 13 in Marshall Township. The approximate major quantities of work are: 7,410 CY Common Excavation, 6,500 TON Aggregate Base Class 2, 30,418 SY Mill Bituminous Surface, 7,100 TON Type SP 12.5 Bituminous Mixture, 856 LF RC Storm Sewer, 1,292 LF 6” PVC Water Main SDR 18, and 3,661 LF B624 Concrete Curb & Gutter.

SHOOTING STAR TRAIL

CP 50-14-01A; Pedestrian Bridge R0666 in Rose Creek City Park, on CR 52 and abandoned railroad R/W from TH 56 to Rose Creek.

CP 50-14-01B; Trail construction from Rose Creek to CR 52 Proposal forms, plans and specifications are available at Mower County Public Works Department at 1105 8th Avenue N.E., Austin, MN 55912.

(Plan & Proposal - $25.00 Each Project – Non Refundable Incl. tax)

Plans and Proposals will also be available as a PDF form via email – no charge – Please contact our office at 507-437-7718.

As a proposal guaranty, each proposal must be accompanied by a bidder’s bond or certified check in the amount of at least 5% of the total amount of the proposal, made payable to the Treasurer of Mower County, Minnesota.

The Board of County Commissioners reserves the right to reject any or all proposals and to waive defects therein and to award to other than the lowest bidder if it is in the best interest of the County.

County of Mower, Minnesota
CRAIG OSCARSON
County Coordinator

Publish on Mower County Web site starting: March 12, 2015
Publish in Austin Daily Herald: March 12, 19, and March 26, 2015
       
Permits & Applications
Moving Permit      
Application for Access (Driveway/Entrance)      
Utility Permit - Cover Letter      
Utility Permit - Right-of-Way Ordinance      
Utility Permit - Restoration Plates      
Utility Permit - Right-of-Way Fees and Charges      
Utility Permit - Permit Forms      
       
Forms
Spraying Refusal Form
     
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Planning & Zoning Information

Mower County Zoning Maps - By Township
Adams Austin Bennington Clayton Frankford    
Dexter Grand Meadow Lansing LeRoy Lodi    
Lyle Marshall Nevada Pleasant Valley Racine    
Red Rock Sergeant Uldolpho Waltham Windom    

Permits

Planning Permits          
Conditional User Permit Application   $500.00 + $46.00 Filing Fee      
Variance Application   $500.00 + $46.00 Filing Fee      
Re-Zoning Application   $500.00 + $46.00 Filing Fee      
Change of Non-Conforming Use   $500.00 + $46.00 Filing Fee      
Platting   $500.00      
Zoning Permit   $30.00      
           
Environmental Health Permits          
Permit to Construct Sewage Treatment System   $500.00      
           
Feedlots          
Yearly Fee (299 or fewer animal units)   $42.00      
Yearly Fee (300 or more animal units)   $130.00      
New Feedlot Fees:          
          10-99 animal units    $26.00      
          100-299 animal units     $105.00      
          300-499 animal units     $210.00      
          500-699 animal units     $525.00      
          700-999 animal units     $735.00      
          1000-3000 animal units     $1050.00      

Planning Commission & Board of Adjustment - Meeting Minutes Archive

Ordinances  
Proposed Mower County ISTS/SSTS Ordinance Changes  
Zoning Ordinance updated 08-30-2011  
Flood Plain and Ordinance Amendments - updated 8-27-2013  
Wind Power Development Addition to Zoning Ordinance  
           Microwave Isle Plat Map  
           Microwave Isle Topo Map  
Subdivision of Land 13-1  
ISTS Ordinance  
   
Water Management  
Ten-Year Mower County Water Plan  
          Board Resolution Approving Water Plan  
          Mower County Local Water Management Plan: 2006 - 2015  
   
Information  
Woodstove Use Brochure  
   
Reports  
2011 DNR Shoreland Activity Report  
2011 Annual Feedlot Performance Credit Report  
2011 Natural Resources Block Grant (NRBG) Allocation  
2011 Natural Resources Block Grant (NRBG) Funding Report  
2011 Wetland Conservation Act Report  
2012 Natural Resources Block Brant (NRBG) Allocation  
2012 Annual Feedlot Performance Credit Report  
2012 SSTS Accelerated Implementation Grant Report  
2013 BWSR Grant - Shoreland Report  
2013 BWSR Grant - Feedlot Report  
2013 BWSR Grant - SSTS Report  
2013 Natural Resources Block Grant (NRBG) - Feedlot  
2013 Natural Resources Block Grant (NRBG) - Shoreland  
2013 Natural Resources Block Grant (NRBG) - WCA  
2013 Natural Resources Block Grant (NRBG) - LWM  
2013 Natural Resources Block Grant (NRBG) - SSTS  
 
Clean Water, Land and Legacy Stories  
   

2002 Mower County Comprehensive Plan

The compete plan has been broken into sections for ease of downloading
    Cover Page
1.   Intro Pages
2.   Introduction
3.   Background
4.   Assumptions & Projections
5.   Planning Goals
6.   Land Use Element
7.   Transportation Element
8.   Economic & Housing Element
9.   Environmental Protection Element
10.   Waste Management Element
11.   Public Services Element
12.   Implementation Plan

Pleasant Valley 161 kV Transmission Line and 34.5/161 kV Substation Project

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