Notice of Public Hearing - Nobles County Planning Commission
COUNTY OF NOBLES
NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN, that a public hearing has been called and will be held in and for Nobles County, Minnesota, on Wednesday, the 23rd day of October, 2013 to begin at 7:00 p.m. at the Nobles County Public Works Facility, 960 Diagonal Road, Worthington, MN 56187, for the purpose of considering the approval or denial by the Nobles County Commissioners of plans for the physical development of the area of said County outside the incorporate limits of municipalities, such plans specifically to include:
Great River Energy, power supplier to Nobles Cooperative Electric, proposes to rebuild approximately 4 miles of 69 kV transmission line to a 115 kV transmission line. The transmission line will be located in and near the City of Worthington, along Sections 5, 6, 7, 8, 17, 18 and 19, T102N, R39W and Sections 13 and 24, T102N, R40W in Nobles County. The line will connect the existing City of Worthington #2 Substation to an existing Great River Energy line located in Section 6. The line will be constructed using wood poles with horizontal post insulators. The poles will generally be 70-80 feet above ground with a 250-400 foot span between poles. Airport restrictions may require the use of specialty poles on portions of the line.
Such public hearing to there commence and be concluded at such time or therefore as such hearing may be continued from time to time, and if you know of any interested person or persons who did not receive written notification of said hearing, it would be appreciated if you inform them of said hearing. If you cannot attend said hearing, this office will receive all comments verbal and/or written. Such hearing to be conducted by the Nobles County Planning Commission, which Commission has heretofore reviewed the said item stated as the subject of said hearing all pursuant to and consistent with the authority of Minnesota Statute 394.26(2), (1979) and otherwise in such cases provided by law.
BY ORDER OF THE NOBLES COUNTY PLANNING COMMISSION
Wayne SmithEnvironmental Services DirectorENVIRONMENTAL SERVICES PLANNING AND ZONING