NOTICE OF PUBLIC HEARINGS
Root River One Watershed One Plan Public Hearings
NOTICE is hereby given that the Root River One Watershed One Plan Policy Committee (Dodge County, Dodge Soil and Water Conservation District [SWCD], Fillmore County, Fillmore SWCD, Houston County, Root River SWCD, Crooked Creek Watershed District, Mower County, Mower SWCD, Olmsted County, Olmsted County SWCD, Winona County, Winona SWCD) is hosting two Public Hearings on the draft Root River One Watershed One Plan.
The hearings will be held
7:30 PM on Wednesday, September 7, 2016, at the Stewartville Civic Center, 120 City Center, Stewartville, MN (SE corner of Hwy 30 & 63) and
7:30 PM on Thursday, September 8, 2016, at the Houston County Criminal Justice Center, 306 South Marshall Street, Caledonia, MN.
Each public hearing will be preceded by an open house about the plan from 6:30 to 7:30 PM.
A copy of the draft plan is available at: http://www.fillmoreswcd.org/documents/RootRiver1W1P_PublicReviewDraft_05272016.pdf or click the links for the plan and the appendices on the home page at www.fillmoreswcd.org. Comments received by the end of the 60-day comment period on August 14, 2016 will be made available by August 26, 2016, at www.fillmoreswcd.org. Additional comments may be submitted at any time before September 7, 2016, online, by mail to the Fillmore SWCD, 900 Washington St. NW, Preston, MN 55965, or at the public hearings.
The purpose of these hearings is to make available the comments received during the 60-day comment period. All persons are invited to attend the hearing and submit comments, written or verbal, that will become part of the official public hearing record. These comments will be considered when making final revisions to the Plan.
To submit written comments or for more information, please contact:
900 Washington St. NW
Preston, MN 55965