Public Notice

Posted 13 November 2017

17-501:  Distinctive Properties of Edina has applied for a Minnehaha Creek Watershed District permit for Floodplain Alteration, Wetland Protection and Erosion Control for floodplain alteration and wetland buffer disturbance associated with the construction of a single family home located at 5340 Division Street, Edina.  Due to the requirements of the Floodplain Alteration Rule any fill added to the floodplain must be compensated by upland cuts to achieve no loss in floodplain storage.  The cuts for this project will happen in a declared wetland buffer triggering the Wetland Protection Rule.  This area will be restored per the requirements of the rule and monitored for at least three to five years. These buffers are protected areas that contain vegetation that filters runoff, prevents erosion and is important to wildlife.  Water from this parcel drains to Minnehaha Creek.

 Individuals with questions or concerns regarding this permit may contact Jack Distel at 952-641-4581 or jdistel@minnehahacreek.org.

Interested parties may request that the permit be considered by the MCWD Board of Managers.  Requests for public consideration must be in writing and received at the MCWD offices prior to 4:30 PM, Nov 27th, 2017.


Posted 09 November 2017

17-562:  Premier Storage has applied for a Minnehaha Creek Watershed District permit for Stormwater Management and Erosion Control for the construction of an industrial/warehouse building at 2845 Harriet Avenue South in Minneapolis. The project will result in a 1,682 square foot decrease in impervious area. The applicant is proposing a soil amendment to improve infiltration of a grassed area receiving roof runoff. The site drains to Lake of the Isles.

 

Individuals with questions or concerns regarding this permit may contact Elizabeth Showalter at 952-641-4518 or eshowalter@minnehahacreek.org.

 

Interested parties may request that the permit be considered by the MCWD Board of Managers. Requests for public consideration must be in writing and received at the MCWD offices prior to 4:30 PM, November 23, 2017.


Posted 08 November 2017

17-368: PLACE E-Generation One, LLC has applied for a Minnehaha Creek Watershed District permit for Stormwater Management for a mixed use redevelopment project located at 5925 Hwy 7, 3565 Wooddale Avenue, 3575 Wooddale Avenue, 5816 36th Street West, and 5814 36th Street West in the City of St. Louis Park. The project will result in a 1.33 acre impervious surface on the 6.94 acre site that ultimately drains to Bass Lake Preserve.

Individuals with questions or concerns regarding this permit may contact Heidi Quinn at 952-641-4504 or hquinn@minnehahacreek.org.

Interested parties may request that the permit application is considered by the MCWD Board of Managers. Requests for determination by the Board of Managers must be in writing and received at the MCWD offices prior to 4:30 PM, November 22nd, 2017.


Posted 08 November 2017

17-551:  John Smyth has applied for a Minnehaha Creek Watershed District permit for Shoreline Stabilization for a bioengineering stabilization project located at 4846 Wilshire Boulevard, Mound. The project would result in approximately 40 feet of hard armoring (riprap) and 20 feet soft armoring (coir logs).  Native plants will be established throughout the project site for soil stabilization, erosion control, and enhancement of local biodiversity. Native plants along shorelines help to increase water quality and are important for a balanced urban ecology.  The shoreline affected is on Lake Minnetonka.

Individuals with questions or concerns regarding this permit may contact Jack Distel at 952-641-4581 or jdistel@minnehahacreek.org.

Interested parties may request that the permit be considered by the MCWD Board of Managers.  Requests for public consideration must be in writing and received at the MCWD offices prior to 4:30 PM, November 22nd, 2017.


Posted 06 November 2017

17-548:  Bigos Calhoun Greenway has applied for a Minnehaha Creek Watershed District permit for Stormwater Management and Erosion Control for the construction of a parking ramp at 3121 Chowen Avenue in the City of Minneapolis. The project will result in a 1% decrease in impervious area. The stormwater management plan includes the use of a sump catch basin for removal of sediment and pollutants prior to connection to the municipal storm sewer system. The site drains to Lake Calhoun.

 

Individuals with questions or concerns regarding this permit may contact Elizabeth Showalter at 952-641-4518 or eshowalter@minnehahacreek.org.

 

Interested parties may request that the permit be considered by the MCWD Board of Managers. Requests for public consideration must be in writing and received at the MCWD offices prior to 4:30 PM, November 21, 2017.


Posted 06 November 2017

17-512:  David Carlson has applied for a Minnehaha Creek Watershed District permit for Stormwater Management and Erosion Control for the construction of a five condo buildings at the intersection of Valley View Road and Kellogg Avenue in Edina. The project will result in a 16,733 square foot increase in impervious area. The stormwater management plan includes the use of an underground infiltration system, infiltration basin, and raingarden.

 

Individuals with questions or concerns regarding this permit may contact Elizabeth Showalter at 952-641-4518 or eshowalter@minnehahacreek.org.

 

Interested parties may request that the permit be considered by the MCWD Board of Managers. Requests for public consideration must be in writing and received at the MCWD offices prior to 4:30 PM, November 21, 2017.