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Notice of Public Hearing on Clearwater Harbor - Hidden River Nitrogen Mitigation System Project and Assessment of Costs

For Immediate Release – Notice is hereby given that the Board of Managers for the Clearwater River Watershed District will meet at the Annandale City Hall, 30 Cedar Street, in the City of Annandale, Minnesota, on the 17th day of October 2018, at 6:00 o'clock p.m.

NATURE OF PROJECT: The purpose of the hearing is to consider implementation of a required nitrogen mitigation system necessary to meet Minnesota Pollution Control Agency (MPCA) permitting requirements for the Clearwater Harbor and Hidden River large sub-surface residential wastewater treatment systems located in Stearns County, Minnesota.

AREA PROPOSED TO BE ASSESSED: The area proposed to be assessed is the existing assessment rolls for the Clearwater Harbor and Hidden River Systems. Owners of property on the existing assessment rolls will received notice by US mail.

ESTIMATED TOTAL COST OF THE PROJECT: The CRWD Board of Managers has been notified by the Minnesota Pollution Control Agency (MPCA) that the system is eligible for 80% matching grant funds for the project through the Point Source Implementation Grant (PSIG) Program. As previously stated, it is the intent that the project not proceed until funding is in hand. The total amount proposed to be assessed is $523,481 to be paid over the 10-year assessment period. The total project cost is estimated to be $2,617,405. The PSIG funds are slated to provide an 80% grant of $2,093,924 towards the project.

REPORTS OPEN TO INSPECTION: Visit the Project #18-1 - Clearwater Harbor | Hidden River Nitrogen Mitigation Project webpage to view reports and other project information.

WRITTEN OR ORAL OBJECTIONS: Such persons as desire to be heard with reference to the proposed project will be heard at this meeting. Written or oral comments will be considered at the hearing.

AUTHORITY: The Board of Managers for the Clearwater River Watershed District proposed to proceed under the authority granted by Minnesota Statues, Chapter 103D, as amended.

DATED: October 4, 2018
By order of the Board of Managers for the Clearwater River Watershed District
Robert Schiefelbein, Chairman


Notice of Public Hearing for Delinquent Utility Accounts

For Immediate Release – NOTICE TO ALL CITIZENS OF THE CLEARWATER RIVER WATERSHED DISTRICT

Notice is hereby given that the Clearwater River Watershed District Board of Managers will hold a public hearing to consider the Delinquent Utility accounts for the CRWD.

Date: October 17th, 2018
Time: 6:00 p.m.
Place: City Hall, Annandale, Minnesota

All citizens of the Clearwater River Watershed District are invited to attend the public hearing.

By order of the Board of Managers, Clearwater River Watershed District



Come Learn the story of our watershed

For Immediate Release – We are excited to release our interactive storymap, a tool designed to help tell our watershed's story. Check it our and let us know what you think!
CLICK HERE FOR INTERACTIVE STORY MAP



2017 report cards for Lakes & Streams available

For Immediate Release – The 2017 versions of the ever-popular report cards for lakes and streams in the CRWD are now availalbe! The reports can be viewed by navigating to the District's online mapping tool on the right side of the District's webpage. Then, select the lake or stream site you are interested in! DIRECT LINK