August 31, 2021 planning commission public hearing notice






August 31, 2021

5:00 P.M.



(The Alexandria Township Planning Commission tabled this public hearing at its August 23rd meeting due to space limitations and technical difficulties setting up a separate viewing room.  Note the new location (Alexandria City Hall) for the re-scheduled hearing date.  You may gain access via both front and rear entrances.  Zoom accommodations will still be available for those who prefer to attend the meeting online.  To join online, see the information below.) 

Topic: Township
Time: Aug 31, 2021 05:00 PM Central Time (US and Canada)

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The following will be the subject of a public hearing on August 31, 2021, beginning at 5:00 P.M. NOTE: This public hearing is to gather information and comments and allow the Planning Commission to make its recommendation on whether to approve or deny the application. It will be your only opportunity to voice your concerns. When the Township Board of Supervisors takes up the Planning Commission recommendation at its meeting, it will be open to the public but not a public hearing where additional comments are taken. If you cannot attend the August 31st public hearing, you may submit your comments in writing – as noted below.

Hearing:  Zoning Map Amendment Request to rezone two adjoining parcels, approximately 20 acres and 40 acres, from Urban Residential (UR) to Industrial (I), Commercial-Rural (C-R) or Commercial-Urban (C-U).

Applicant:  Massman Companies, Inc.

Owners:  Gerald and Kathryn Patrick

Property Description:  The two parcels are located at 2902 Hazel Hill Road SE and the adjoining parcel to the east.  Partial legal descriptions: Section 33, Township 128, Range 37, NE4NE4. AC 40 and E2 NW4NE4. AC 20.  Parcel ID: 03-2086-000 and 03-2087-000.

Purpose:  To relocate and expand part of their manufacturing operations to a new facility to be located off Hazel Hill Road SE.

This item is as of August 24, 2021 – subject to change.

All interested persons are invited to attend these hearings and be heard or send written comments to the Township office at PO Box 445, Alexandria, MN 56308. Copies of each application, the Township’s staff report, maps, drawings and other pertinent information are available at the Township office and are posted on-line approximately one week prior to the meeting date at

If you wish to receive e-mail notice of all Alexandria Township Planning Commission or Board of Adjustment agendas, you may sign up at

Property Owners Please Note:  Notice relative to the above listed requests are sent to property owners within a limited distance of the applicant’s property (one-quarter mile for conditional use permits and one-half mile for subdivision requests). Please feel free to share this information with your neighbors who may not have received this notice. Note that US Postal regulations do not allow for you to place items in another person’s mailbox.

Public or Private Agencies Please Note: Alexandria Township seeks to gather input from agencies and public/semi-public service providers regarding proposed subdivisions and other applications that may affect the services you provide. The Planning Commission and Town Board appreciate any input that you wish to provide regarding the above application.

Ben Oleson

Zoning Administrator, Alexandria Township