Stanton Township Planning Commission

Monthly Meeting


Date:April 12, 2011

Location: Stanton Town Hall, 31186 - 40th Ave Way, Cannon Falls, MN 55009

Attending: Mark Dubbels, Paul Schluter, Neal Sjoquist, Cheryle Peters,(Secretary), John Krantz.


Mark Dubbels called the meeting to order at 7:00 PM

Pledge of Allegiance was recited

Approval of Agenda


Mark Dubbels made motion to approve agenda.John Krantz seconded the motion. Motion passed 5/0.


Approval of Minutes from 3-7-11

Mark Dubbels made motion to approve minutes with spelling corrections.

Neal Sjoquist seconded the motion.Motion passed 5/0.


Zoning Certificates


Old Business

1.      CUP clarification-Eric Hedtke, attorney, of Minnesota Association of Townships weighs in on Kent Solumís article posted on the MAT website.The article states that a CUP stays with the land, not the applicant and should be filed with the county.Discussions ensued.It was suggested to advise the town board and request a directive.


†††††† 2.Vinceís request re: Lake Byllesby County Park land acquisition- Paul spoke of the††††††††† proposed bike trail, bridges, land acquisition, funding and informed the PC that Commissioner Samuelson and Mr. Isakson plan to attend the town board meeting on April 19th.Discussion ensued. Park and Trail has a pending meeting in April; Paul plans to attend.


New Business

1.      Paul noted a CapX2020 meeting to be held at the CFHS on Thursday, April 14, 2011@1:30 and 6:30.He plans to attend.

2.      Action Alert from League of Women Voters Minnesota-Minnesota Association of Townships?Bill #s HF389, SF270. PC advised. Cheryle will track bills on Legislatureís website.

3.      Wind Power-State Legislation-Bills-HF811, HF812, SF1069, SF1070-Hard copies entered into record; duly noted.




Mark Dubbels made motion to adjourn the meeting.

Neal Sjoquist seconded the motion.Motion passed 5/0

Meeting adjourned at 7:55 P.M.


Respectfully submitted,






Planning Commission Chair