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Docket Number: D-540

Area shown in red:
Geographic area of boundary adjustment:
Beltrami CountyCity of Bemidji
Beltrami CountyTownship of Bemidji
Acres transferred: 
Total Acreage: 540.55
Transfer Type: Detachment
Date Received: 11/19/14
Decision: Date decision regarding the petition was made - 01/30/15
Outcome: Final outcome of the petition - Approved
Fee: Filing fee received with petition - 600.00
Map: Map of the affected area received - Yes
Description: Legal description of the affected area received - Yes
Petition: Number of voters who signed the petition - 1
Minn. Stat. 414.06, subd. 1: City Resolution - Yes
City Resolution Information: Number 5910
Township Resolution Information: Mediated settlement agreement with City.
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: NA
Reason: Statement of reasons the petitioner(s) or the municipality is seeking the detachment - Pursuant to May 31, 2013 Mediated Settlement Agreement.
Rural: Area is rural in character? - Yes
Population: 266
Distribution: Date map and petition were sent to state agency contacts - 12/02/14
Comments: Phase 1 annexation (OA-1117-2 approved May 8, 2012). Township commenced lawsuit against City regarding enforceability of the Joint Resolution for Orderly Annexation. May 31, 2013 Mediated Settlement Agreement reached. Detaching property (annexed in Phase 1) not currently served by municipal sewer and water.
Initiating Documents and Map: