11/30/2017 11:10:00 AM Chisago County Board of Adjustment -
(November 30; December 7, 2017)
The Chisago County Board of Commissioners seeks three (3) applicants for appointment to the vacancies on the Chisago County Board of Adjustment. The position is a district specific appointment. The Board of Adjustment needs applicants from District 3, 4, and 5. The Board of Adjustment has the following powers with respect to the Chisago County Zoning Ordinance; to hear and decide appeals where it is alleged that there is an error in any order, requirement, decision, or determination made by an administrative official in the enforcement of the Zoning Ordinance, and hear requests for variances from the literal provisions of this Ordinance in instances where their strict enforcement would cause undue hardship because of circumstances unique to the individual property under consideration.
Board members are appointed for a three year term. The District 4 appointment expires in 2020. The meetings are held on the 4th Thursday of every month in Room 131 of the Chisago County Government Center at 7 pm. Interested citizens must submit an Application for Appointment Form to the Chisago County Clerk of Board, 313 North Main Street, Room 175, Center City, MN 55012. The form is available by contacting County Administration at 651/213-8830 or by going to http://mn-chisagocounty.civicplus.com/. Information about the position is available from the Clerk of the Board at 651/213-8877 and on our website, http://mn-chisagocounty.civicplus.com.
The Board requests that Applications for Appointment be received by January 2, 2018 by the end of the business day. However, the Board reserves the right to extend the application deadline. Applications for Appointment may also be faxed to 651/213-8876.