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Public Hearings, Meeting Agendas & MINUTES

Bois de Sioux Board Meetings: The Bois de Sioux Watershed District Board of Managers meets regularly on the third Thursday of each month, generally for a half of a day starting at 8:00 a.m. April through October and at 9:00 a.m. November through March, in the District conference room. The public is welcome to attend!

NOTICE OF PUBLIC HEARING

The following hearing will be held on December 16, at 11:00 AM at the Bois de Sioux Watershed District office, located at 704 Highway 75 South, Wheaton, Minnesota:  Traverse County Ditch #35 - The final hearing on the improvement petition, the detailed survey report, and the viewers' report of the redetermination of benefits and damages.

Pursuant to Minn. Stat. § 103E.325:  (1) The petition is pending.  (2) The detailed survey report is filed.  (3) The viewers' report is filed.  (4) The time and place set for the final hearing is as described above.  (5) Brief description of the proposed drainage project:  The improvement will involve the reconstruction of the entire ditch. The purpose of the improvement is to relocate the facility out of the proposed footprint of the Redpath Impoundment and reconstruct the facility, where feasible, to the 10 year design standard according to the Red River of the North’s Basin Technical and Scientific Advisory Committee Briefing Paper #3 “Water Management Options for Surface Drainage” published September 15, 2014. The reconstruction will result in a new channel bottom profile, new channel cross sections, new road crossings, side inlet culverts, flap gates, grassed buffers, and grade stabilization features. The general description of Traverse County Ditch 35 is as follows: Commencing at the northeast corner of Section 25, T128N, R45W, Traverse County; thence westerly parallel to and south of the north section line of Sections 25, 26, 27, 28, and 29 to a point about 1,850 feet east of the northwest corner of Section 29, thence northwesterly across the north section line of Section 29 and continuing northwesterly in Section 20, about 10 rods, terminating in Twelvemile Creek.(6) The following is a listing of lands, property benefited and damaged, which appear to be affected:  In Grant County, Minnesota: Gorton Township (T128 R44) all or part of Sections 19 and 30.  In Traverse County, Minnesota:  Redpath Township (T128 R45) all or part of Sections 20, 25, 26, 27, 28, 29).  (6) and names of the owners of the property: DEAL TRUST/JAMES D,  BARTELLS/EDNA/L.E.,  Berger &/ Stephan R,  BERGER FAMILY TRUST,  BERGER/CHADD P & KELLEY L,  BERGER/NEIL,  BERGER/TONY,  BISS/SCOTT & MAREEN,  BLUME/STEVEN & KEVIN,  BUSS/VERNELL FAY,  GRONEBERG/EDNA M/MTL TST ETAL, HELDER/KATHLEEN,  JOHNSON/ALAN R,  KASTLER LIVING TRUST,  LIFE WAS GOOD IRREV TRUST,  MORROW/CORY L & MICHELLE M, MORROW/COURTLYN J./TRUST,  MORROW/EAVON,  MURPHY/KENNETH L & SANDRA C,  OLHOFT FAMILY REVOC LVG TRUST,  PROTHERO/SYLVAN SR-SLYVAN JR, RECKNER &/SHIRLEY M,  SCHMIDT/JANINE M.,  SEVERANCE/PAMELA/RLT,  SMITH/DAN D & DENISE LUND,  TENCO FARM INC, TNT PROPERTIES OF B.V.  (7) The municipal and other corporations affected by the proposed drainage projects as shown by the detailed survey report and viewers' report:  Redpath Township (Traverse County), Gorton Township (Grant County), Bois de Sioux Watershed District (Traverse County), Traverse County, Grant County.                                                                                                         

Linda Vavra, President
Bois de Sioux Watershed District

NOTICE OF HEARING
BOIS DE SIOUX WATERSHED DISTRICT

The Board of Managers of the Bois de Sioux Watershed District have scheduled a public hearing on the budgets for the 2022 General Fund, Construction Fund, and the levies and assessments for the ditch system funds and projects under their jurisdiction on Thursday, December 16, 2021 at 10:00 AM at the Watershed District Office, 704 Highway 75 South, Wheaton, Minnesota.

Details regarding the following ditch systems, projects, and district will be reviewed, and future construction, repairs, and maintenance needs will be discussed for:

 

 

DISTRICT BOARD MEETINGS AND AGENDAS

December 16, 2021 at 9:00 AM
November 18, 2021: Agenda & Minutes to be approved 12/16/21
October 21, 2021: Agenda & Minutes
September 16, 2021: Agenda & Minutes
August 19, 2021: Agenda & Minutes
July 15, 2021:  Agenda & Minutes
July 13, 2021: TCD #35 Public Hearing Notice & Minutes
June 17, 2021: Agenda & Minutes
May 20, 2021: Agenda & Minutes
April 15, 2021: Agenda & Minutes
March 18: 2021: Agenda & Minutes
February 18, 2021: Agenda & Minutes
January 21, 2021: Agenda & Minutes
January 15, 2021: Agenda & Minutes
December 22, 2020: Agenda & Minutes
December 21, 2020: Agenda & Minutes
December 17, 2020: Agenda & Minutes
November 19, 2020: Agenda & Minutes
October 15, 2020: Agenda & Minutes
September 17, 2020: Agenda & Minutes
August 20, 2020: Agenda & Minutes
August 12, 2020: Agenda & Minutes
July 16, 2020: Agenda & Minutes
June 18, 2020: Agenda & Minutes
June 8, 2020: Agenda & Minutes
May 21, 2020: Agenda & Minutes
April 16, 2020: Agenda & Minutes
March 26, 2020: Agenda & Minutes
March 4, 2020: Agenda & Minutes
February 20, 2020: Agenda & Minutes
January 16, 2020: Agenda & Minutes


2019 Minutes

Please contact the District Office if you need a copy of prior meeting minutes.

Joint Comprehensive Watershed Plan & One Watershed One Plan Meetings:

Under plan development, the Policy Committee met monthly, on the first Thursday of each month. Now that the plan has been approved, the Policy Committee meets periodically to monitor and advice implementation activities.

Policy Committee - January 6, 2022 at 1 pm
Policy Committee - September 2, 2021: Agenda & Minutes to be approved at next meeting.
Policy Committee - April 1, 2021: Agenda & Minutes
Policy Committee - March 4, 2021: Agenda & Minutes
Policy Committee - February 4, 2021: This meeting has been cancelled.
Policy Committee - January 28, 2021: Agenda & Minutes
Policy Committee - January 7, 2021:  Agenda & Minutes


Bois de Sioux Watershed District Advisory Committee:

The Bois de Sioux Watershed District Advisory Committee typically meets in January and June.

Advisory Committee - March 17, 2021: Agenda
Advisory Committee - June 24, 2020: Agenda & Notes
Advisory Committee - January 8, 2020: Agenda & Notes
Advisory Committee - June 26, 2019: Agenda & Notes
Advisory Committee - January 9, 2019: Agenda & Notes
Advisory Committee - June 28, 2018: Agenda & Notes
Advisory Committee - January 22, 2018: Notes

Bois de Sioux Watershed Buffer Committee:

Buffer Committee - August 2, 2021: Agenda
Buffer Committee - June 24, 2021: Agenda & Minutes
Buffer Committee - November 10, 2020: Agenda & Minutes
Buffer Committee - June 26, 2020: Agenda & Minutes
Buffer Committee - March 4, 2020: Agenda & Minutes
Buffer Committee - February 10, 2020: Agenda & Minutes
Buffer Committee - December 19, 2019: Agenda & Minutes
Buffer Committee - October 17, 2019: Agenda & Minutes

Bois de Sioux Watershed Policies & Procedures Committee:

Policies & Procedures Committee - March 30, 2021: Agenda & Minutes not yet approved

Bois de Sioux Watershed Personnel Committee:

Personnel Committee - December 10, 2021: Agenda
Personnel Committee - December 17, 2020: Agenda & Notes
Personnel Commitee - July 7, 2020: Agenda & Notes
Personnel Committee - December 19, 2019: Notes

Bois de Sioux Watershed North Ottawa Operations Committee:

North Ottawa Operations Committee - April 9, 2021: Agenda & Minutes not yet approved
North Ottawa Operations Commitee - August 10, 2020: Agenda & Notes
North Ottawa Operations Committee - January 6, 2020: Agenda & Notes

Bois de Sioux Watershed Construction Contract Committee:

Construction Contract Committee - August 10, 2021: Agenda
Construction Contract Committee - November 6, 2020: Agenda & Minutes not yet approved
Construction Contract Committee - September 10, 2020: Agenda & Notes
Construction Contract Committee - August 17, 2020: Agenda & Notes

Please contact our office if you need a copy of any minutes prior to 2018.