County Board briefs: Dec. 4 meeting

The following news items are from the Dec. 4 meeting of the Mille Lacs County Board. They were compiled by reporter Luther Dorr.

Public meeting set for info on CSAH 4

Commissioners approved a date and time for a public meeting to share information about upcoming improvements of CASH 4 (95th Avenue) in Princeton Township. The meeting will be held Wednesday, Jan. 16, at 6 p.m. in the county board meeting room at the courthouse.


Hearing set to approve ditch levy for 2013

A hearing will be held on Tuesday, Dec. 18, at 10 a.m. in the county board room to set ditch levies for next year. Staff will be recommending changes to the levy amounts, resulting in an increase, and those affected by those changes will be given an opportunity to speak.


Black dirt mining request approved

The board approved an interim use request to reapprove black dirt mining on a two-acre site in Bogus Brook Township, as well as allowing a 3.5-acre expansion of the same. The request was by Brian Erickson, representing ABCO, Princeton. Approval was given with nine conditions to be met by the company.