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Docket Number: D-519

Area shown in red:
Geographic area of boundary adjustment:
Mower CountyCity of Brownsdale
Mower CountyTownship of Red Rock
Acres transferred: 
Total Acreage: 28.50
Transfer Type: Detachment
Date Received: 02/13/14
Decision: Date decision regarding the petition was made - 03/10/14
Outcome: Final outcome of the petition - Approved
Fee: Filing fee received with petition - 142.50
Map: Map of the affected area received - Yes
Description: Legal description of the affected area received - Yes
Minn. Stat. § 414.06, subd. 1: Petition of 100% and under 40 acres - Yes
City Resolution Information: Resolution 2014-5
Filed with affected city?: Yes
Filed with clerk of the affected township?: Yes
Filed with county recorder?: Yes
Efforts undertaken to resolve issues forming the basis for the petition: Tried to set up an urban service district, but that will not lower taxes and this is all farm land.
Reason: Statement of reasons the petitioner(s) or the municipality is seeking the detachment - To lower taxes, land does not have any city serives, rural in character.
Buildings: Number and character of buildings - Shed (50 x 120) built in 1957 in the northwest corner.
Rural: Area is rural in character? - Yes
Improvements: Are there any municipal improvements? - None
Population: 0
Distribution: Date map and petition were sent to state agency contacts - 02/13/14
Comments: James Risius Property
Initiating Documents and Map:
Acknowledgement Letter:
City Resolution :