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City of Worthington planning commission notice of public hearing
Data: Nov. 27, 2017
January 27, 2018
Planning Commission tripped up by ordinance
WORTHINGTON — Weeks after the Nobles County Board of Commissioners voted not to accept a recommendation from the county’s planning commission that would have allowed Mike Fogelman to operate a home-extended business in Seward Township, new details discovered last week made Fogelman’s...
January 27, 2018 - 9:13am
December 1, 2016
Recommendations made to increase land use permit fees
WORTHINGTON — Members of the Nobles County Planning Commission approved a recommendation to increase fees for a variety of land use permits during a Wednesday night meeting in Worthington, but Nobles County commissioners will have the final say on the recommendations later this...
December 1, 2016 - 9:37pm
July 25, 2016
City to store fill in flood plain; says no to granny pods
WORTHINGTON -- The Worthington Planning Commission conducted two public hearings prior to Monday night’s City Council meeting, offering recommendation to approve both a conditional use permit allowing a large stockpile of fill to be placed on Buss Field -- which is in the city’s...
July 25, 2016 - 9:41pm
April 6, 2016
Planning commission discusses Northland Mall, other developments
WORTHINGTON — The Worthington Planning Commission approved Northland Mall zoning changes and a property annexation in a meeting Tuesday night. The commissioners unanimously approved Yellow Company LLC’s application to rezone 23 acres of the 36-acre-property on Grand Avenue and...
April 6, 2016 - 9:24pm
March 31, 2016
Three livestock expansion projects get preliminary approval
WORTHINGTON — With no public input offered on plans for three livestock expansion projects and the construction of an earthen manure basin, the Nobles County Planning Commission progressed through its agenda in less than half an hour Wednesday night.
March 31, 2016 - 8:09pm
October 7, 2015
Mapping it out: City council, planning commission discuss street’s future development
WORTHINGTON — In a joint work session meeting, the Worthington City Council and members of the city’s planning commission gathered Wednesday to discuss the future of development north of Oxford Street. Andrew Dresdner, the director of urban design at Cuningham Group, delivered...
October 7, 2015 - 9:59pm
May 23, 2014
Livestock expansion continues
WORTHINGTON — The Nobles County Planning Commission approved several new or expanding livestock facilities during a Wednesday night meeting, including the construction of a new beef feedlot in a wellhead protection area south of Worthington. Aaron Nystrom, Worthington, was granted...
May 23, 2014 - 12:40pm
October 24, 2013
Planning commission OKs electrical expansion
WORTHINGTON — Representatives from Great River Energy presented plans to the Nobles County Planning Commission Wednesday night to expand the capacity of four miles of electrical line near the city of Worthington, in Worthington and Lorain townships. The planning commission ultimately...
October 24, 2013 - 11:59pm
July 25, 2013
Feedlot Permit Tabled
WORTHINGTON -- The Nobles County Planning Commission tabled a request for a feedlot permit during Wednesday night's public hearing after a neighbor complained about manure runoff leaving the site.
July 25, 2013 - 11:00pm
March 28, 2013
Year of the pig: Multiple livestock expansion projects planned in Nobles County
WORTHINGTON -- With nearly half a dozen livestock expansion projects already cleared for construction this year, 2013 is on pace to be nearly as active as 2012 for producers looking to add more barns and feed more animals. It's a trend Nobles County Feedlot Officer Alan Langseth...
March 28, 2013 - 10:00pm
Body shop, livestock expansion permits requested
WORTHINGTON -- Proposals for two livestock expansion projects in rural Adrian and an auto repair business in rural Worthington were presented to Nobles County Planning Commission members Wednesday night for preliminary approval of conditional use permits. Marlyn Nystrom, owner of...
February 28, 2013 - 11:30pm
April 6, 2010
enXco seeks land for concrete mix plant
WORTHINGTON -- The Nobles County Planning Commission has tabled a request from Mortenson Construction & enXco to develop a lay-down yard, construction offices and a concrete mix plant on land in the northeast quarter of Section 6, Dewald Township. The action was taken during the commission's...
April 6, 2010 - 12:00am
November 19, 2009
Site approved for enXco
WORTHINGTON -- The Nobles County Planning Commission Wednesday night approved a conditional use permit for enXco, a wind energy development company based in Minneapolis, to construct a switching station and maintenance facility in Nobles County. It was the second time the commission...
November 19, 2009 - 12:00am