11/30/2017 11:07:00 AM Chisago County Planning Commission
(November 30; December 7, 2017)
The Chisago County Board of Commissioners seeks three (3) applicants for appointment to a recent vacated and soon to be vacant appointment on the Chisago County Planning Commission. The Planning Commission needs a District 3, 4, and 5 appointment. The Planning Commission’s purpose is to promote the proper planning and development of Chisago County. The Planning Commission is established pursuant to Minnesota State Statute 394 and has the following duties and responsibilities: This Board shall have the following powers with respect to the Chisago County Zoning and Subdivision Ordinance:
1. To adopt rules for the transaction of its business and shall keep public record of its transactions, findings, and recommendation.
2. To cooperate with the Zoning Administrator and other employees of the County in preparing and recommending to the Board for adoption, comprehensive plans and recommendations for plan execution in the form of official controls and other measures, and amendments thereto.
3. To provide assistance to the County Board and Zoning Administrator in the administration of the zoning and subdivision ordinances and shall review, hold public hearings and make recommendation to the County Board.
4. Such other duties as the County Board may request or prescribe.
Board members are appointed for a three year term. The District 4 Appointment is until 2020. The meetings are held on the 1st Thursday of every month at 7:00 p.m. in Room 131 of the Chisago County Government Center. Interested citizens must submit an Application for Appointment Form to the Chisago County Clerk of Board, 313 North Main Street, Room 175, Center City, MN 55012. The form is available by contacting County Administration at 651/213-8830 or by going to http://mn-chisagocounty.civicplus.com/. Information about the position is available from the Clerk of the Board at 651/213-8877 and on our website, http://mn-chisagocounty.civicplus.com/.
The Board requests that Applications for Appointment be received by January 2, 2018 by the end of the business day. However, the Board reserves the right to extend the application deadline. Applications for Appointment may also be faxed to 651/213-8876.