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Docket Number: D-522

Area shown in red:
Geographic area of boundary adjustment:
McLeod CountyCity of Hutchinson
McLeod CountyTownship of Hutchinson
Acres transferred: 
Total Acreage: 42.00
Transfer Type: Detachment
Abutting Townships and Cities: 
McLeod CountyTownship of Hassan Valley
Date Received: 04/21/14
Decision: Date decision regarding the petition was made - 06/18/15
Outcome: Final outcome of the petition - Approved
Fee: Filing fee received with petition - 210.00
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 75% and over 40 acres - Yes
City Resolution Information: City Resolution 14278; opposing detachment petition.
Township Resolution Information: Township Resolution Dated May 9, 2014; supporting detachment petition.
Filed with affected city?: Yes
Filed with clerk of the affected township?: Yes
Filed with clerk of any other abutting township or city?: Yes
Filed with county recorder?: Yes
Efforts undertaken to resolve issues forming the basis for the petition: Contacted the City regarding creation of a Rural Service District; no response from the city.
Reason: Statement of reasons the petitioner(s) or the municipality is seeking the detachment - Property is rural, no buildings, bare ag land. City has no improvements on it (sewer/water). Adjoining property is not w/in city limits. Taxes are
Buildings: Number and character of buildings - None
Rural: Area is rural in character? - Yes
Improvements: Are there any municipal improvements? - None
Population: 0
First Hearing: Date the first hearing was held - 06/19/14
Mediation:Date directed into mediation - 06/19/14
Recovened Hearing: Date of reconvened hearing - 03/19/15
Distribution: Date map and petition were sent to state agency contacts - 04/22/14
Amended: Date of amendment - 06/22/15
Amendment Notes: Corrects the division of costs.
Appeal - District Court: Date the decision was appealed to the District Court - 07/20/15
Comments: Scott Exsted Property. Mediation failed. Chief ALJ Tammy Pust assigned (OAH Docket 84-0330-32284). McLeod County District Court Order dated June 13, 2016 reverses OAH order granting detachment; petition for detachment denied.
Initiating Documents and Map:
Acknowledgement Letter:
City Resolution :
Township Resolution:
Notice of Hearing:
Notice of Hearing Reconvened:
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Order Amended: