OTTER TAIL COUNTY, MN

NOTICE OF PUBLIC HEARING AND INTENT TO ADOPT THE SOLID WASTE MASTER PLAN

NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that the Otter Tail County Board of Commissioners intends to adopt the “Solid Waste Master Plan”.  The proposed plan will be considered at a meeting of the Otter Tail County Board of Commissioners, in person, in the Commissioners’ Room at the Otter Tail County Government Services Center, at 515 West Fir Ave, Fergus Falls, Minnesota, on Wednesday, December 1, 2021, at 7:00 p.m. local time.  The meeting will be available for viewing via WebEx.

Minnesota Statute 400 authorizes Counties to conduct solid waste management programs.  The purpose of the proposed plan is to establish guiding principles and goals for long term solid waste management initiatives.  This plan is different than the County Solid Waste Management Plan regulated by Minnesota Statute 115A.46.

Copies of the proposed “Solid Waste Master Plan” are available on the Otter Tail County website at https://ottertailcountymn.us/solid-waste-master-plan/ and at the Otter Tail County Solid Waste Department located in the Fergus Falls Recycling Center, 1115 N Tower Road, Fergus Falls, MN 56537.

Questions regarding this matter may be referred to Cedar Walters, Solid Waste Public Information and Education Officer, at (218) 998-8914. All interested persons are invited to attend the Public Hearing in person or remotely. Those wishing to participate remotely may do so by contacting the County Board Secretary at (218) 998-8051. Written correspondence is encouraged and must be submitted to the County Administrator’s office, 520 West Fir Ave, Fergus Falls, MN 56537 no later than Wednesday December 8, 2021.

Chris McConn, P.E.

Director, Solid Waste

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