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March 11, 2016
Crow Wing County announces temporary seasonal trail closures
The Crow Wing County Land Services Department will be temporarily closing selected forest trails on county managed lands to motorized vehicles. These closures are due to vulnerable trail surfaces caused by the spring thaw. Trail conditions will be periodically monitored by land services...
March 11, 2016 - 9:12am
January 13, 2016
Crow Wing County Board: Board approves land services remodel
A $772,000 remodel of the land services building received approval Tuesday from the Crow Wing County Board. The county entered contracts with...
January 13, 2016 - 11:25am
October 14, 2015
Tax-forfeited land sale scheduled
Crow Wing County will host a public land sale auction at 10 a.m. Nov. 6 in the Land Services Building, 322 Laurel St., Brainerd. A total of 117 tracts of tax-forfeited land valued at $800,000 will be offered for sale at public auction.
October 14, 2015 - 10:23pm
February 27, 2015
Crow Wing County Board: Updated forestry management plan approved
An updated plan outlining how the county will use and manage forests on tax-forfeited lands was approved Tuesday by the Crow Wing County Board. This...
February 27, 2015 - 11:00am
January 7, 2015
Crow Wing County to offer free radon testing kits
Crow Wing County Land Services will offer free radon testing kits as part of National Radon Action Month. The county and the Minnesota Department of Health (MDH) recommend that all homes in Minnesota be tested for radon. Radon is an odorless, colorless and tasteless radioactive...
January 7, 2015 - 10:30am
January 3, 2015
Crow Wing County Board: Board approves ordinance change to allow cargo containers
Acting against a recommendation from the planning and zoning commission, the Crow Wing County Board Tuesday approved a change to the land use ordinance to allow cargo containers within the shoreland district. The restriction on cargo containers, along with semi-trailers, railroad...
January 3, 2015 - 8:44pm
December 31, 2014
Crow Wing County Board: Natural resource committee established
The Crow Wing County Board approved the merger of two county committees into a new Natural Resources Advisory Committee at its Tuesday meeting. The Parks and Trails and the Lands and Forestry advisory committees share mutual interests and maintaining separation between them represented...
December 31, 2014 - 4:40pm
December 23, 2014
Crow Wing County Board: Next year's AIS efforts outlined
Crow Wing County unveiled its plan Tuesday to combat aquatic invasive species in the upcoming year using state funds designated last legislative session and is seeking public input. Of the $10 million state legislators set aside to fund aquatic invasive species (AIS) prevention and...
December 23, 2014 - 9:20pm
December 19, 2014
Low-income residents receive septic upgrades
In 2014, Crow Wing County Land Services provided financial assistance to four low-income residents to upgrade septic systems which did not meet local and state requirements. The $20,000 in grant funding was obtained from the Legacy Amendment Clean Water Fund and was administered...
December 19, 2014 - 4:34pm
September 17, 2014
Soil survey completed for Crow Wing County
Area farmers, foresters, planners and contractors have a new tool to help make land use decisions in Crow Wing County. A joint effort supported by federal, state and local partners, the first soil survey in the county since 1965 was recently completed. The survey, which inventories...
September 17, 2014 - 8:46am
August 27, 2014
Expansion of landfill in Buffalo could affect Crow Wing landfill
The proposed expansion of a landfill in Wright County could have a direct negative impact on the viability of the Crow Wing County Landfill, says a comment letter to the Minnesota Pollution Control Agency (MPCA) drafted by the environmental services department. Advanced Disposal,...
August 27, 2014 - 10:11pm
July 9, 2014
Patios may now be larger in shoreland district
Homeowners in the shoreland district will now be able to build bigger patios. Crow Wing County Board members voted Tuesday to increase the size...
July 9, 2014 - 8:21pm