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Docket Number: D-545

Area shown in red:
Geographic area of boundary adjustment:
Pipestone CountyCity of Trosky
Pipestone CountyTownship of Elmer
Acres transferred: 
Total Acreage: 26.09
Transfer Type: Detachment
Date Received: 04/06/15
Decision: Date decision regarding the petition was made - 09/30/15
Outcome: Final outcome of the petition - Denied
Fee: Filing fee received with petition - 130.45
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: City resolution rec'd May 7, 2015 opposing petition for detachment.
Township Resolution Information: Township resolution rec'd May 14, 2015; neutral to detachment.
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: None
Reason: Statement of reasons the petitioner(s) or the municipality is seeking the detachment - Used solely for agricultural and residential purposes; no city services provided to the property; exorbitant real estate taxes with no corresponding benefit.
Buildings: Number and character of buildings - 1 house; 2 outbuildings
Rural: Area is rural in character? - Yes
Improvements: Are there any municipal improvements? - None
Population: 2
First Hearing: Date the first hearing was held - 08/17/15
Mediation:Date directed into mediation - 04/15/15
Distribution: Date map and petition were sent to state agency contacts - 04/15/15
Comments: Sharon and John Haag Property (two parcels). Chief ALJ Tammy Pust assigned (OAH 84-0330-32407). Hearing scheduled for May 18, 2015 cancelled.
Initiating Documents and Map:
City Resolution :
Township Resolution:
Notice of Hearing: