Minutes February 12, 2019

MINUTES OF THE FEBRUARY 12, 2019

WABASHA COUNTY BOARD OF ADJUSTMENT MEETING


MINUTES OF THE FEBRUARY 12, 2019
WABASHA COUNTY BOARD OF ADJUSTMENT MEETING
  1. Bob Walkes called the meeting to order at 7:00 p.m.  Other members present were Jon Beckman, and Mike Wallerich.
  1. Bob Walkes called for nominations of chairperson.  Jon Beckman nominated Bob Walkes.  The question was called for nominations three times and there were no additional nominations.  Motion by Jacob/Beckman to close the nominations and to cast a unanimous ballot for Bob Walkes as chairperson.  Motion carried.
  1. Bob Walkes called for nominations of vice-chair.  Jon Beckman nomitated Ken Jacob, but the nomination as declined.  Ken Jacob nominated Gayle Gillespie.  The question was called for nominations three times and there were no additional nominations.  Motion by Beckman/Jacob to close the nominations and to cast a unanimous ballot for Gayle Gillespie as vice-chair.  Motion carried.
  1. Bob Walkes called for nominations of secretary.  Mike Wallerich nominated Jon Beckman.  The question was called for nominations three times and there were no additional nominations.  Motion by Jacob/Wallerich to close the nominations and to cast a unanimous ballot for Jon Beckman as secretary.  Motion carried.
  1. Motion by Wallerich/Jacob to approve the agenda as presented.  Motion carried.
  1. Motion by Gillespie/Wallerich to approve the minutes of the November 13, 2018 meeting.  Motion carried.
  1. Motion by Jacob/Wallerich to open the public hearing for the application submitted by John Saterdalen requesting a variance from Chapter 13.10(4)(d) of the Wabasha County Zoning Ordinance to have more than 25% of the parcel consist of an impervious surface.  The subject property is described as parcel R10.00031.39 located in Section 8, Township 109 North, Range 9 West, Town of Minneiska.  Motion carried.
  1. Motion by Jacob/Wallerich to close the public hearing.  Motion carried.
  1. Motion by Jacob/Beckman to approve the Saterdalen variance request with four conditions.  Motion carried.  The conditions are as follows:
  • The 24’x27’ deck located in the shoreland setback zone and bluff impact zone shall be removed since the structure is an illegal structure.
  • A shoreland buffer of native vegetation shall be maintained along the shoreline on the property to an average depth of 50 feet (measured landward and running parallel to the normal pool level) except for a stairway 4’ wide which can serve as an access corridor to the lake. 
  • The stormwater run-off from any impervious surface that is in excess of the 25% limit shall be directed to a rain garden or subsurface drainage system.  The stormwater system shall be designed by a Minnesota licensed engineer and shall accommodate the stormwater for the 24 hour-2 year return cycle storm event.  The stormwater system shall be installed within one year.
  • The landowner shall abide by all representations and commitments presented in the application or presented to the Board of Adjustment.
  1. Motion by Jacob/Wallerich to open the public hearing for the application submitted by Ted Mehrkens requesting a variance from Chapter 4.06(1) of the Wabasha County Zoning Ordinanc to allow for the construction of an accessory building 30’ from the road right-of-way.  The subject property is described as parcel R09.00039.00 located in Section 5, Township 109 North, Range 14 West, Town of Mazeppa.  Motion carried.
  1. Motion by Wallerich/Beckman to close the public hearing.  Motion carried.
  1. Motion by Jacob/Beckman to approve the Mehrkens variance request with one condition.  Motion carried.  The condition is as follows:
  • The landowner shall abide by all representations and commitments presented in the application.
  1. Motion by Jacob/Beckman to adjourn at 7:58 p.m.  Motion carried.
Agenda for this meeting

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Agenda for this meeting

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