Comment period open on Eddy’s project

A mandatory Environmental Assessment Worksheet (EAW) has been submitted to Mille Lacs County by the Mille Lacs Band of Ojibwe for review. The description of the project is as follows: Eddy’s Mille Lacs Lake Resort is proposing to remove and reconstruct its existing resort. The proposed project would construct 72 lodging units (64 hotel rooms and 8 cabins), restaurant, meeting and retail space, maintenance facility and parking area. The proposed project would also construct a new Large Subsurface Wastewater Treatment System on a parcel located across US Highway 169.  Per MN Rules 4410, a 30-day public comment period has commenced September 16, 2013 and will close October 16, 2013. A copy of the EAW can be found on the County’s website at, at the Milaca City Library, or at the Mille Lacs County Courthouse. Comments should be directed to the county by email to Michele McPherson, land services director, at [email protected] [email protected], by mail at 635 2nd Street SE or by fax at 320/983-8388.