Public Hearing Notice
A hearing on a pending petition for certain lands to enter in to the benefited area of JD #1 will be held November 4, 2019 at 10:00 a.m. at the District office.
Public Hearing Notice
A hearing on a pending petition for certain lands to enter in to the benefited area of JD #21 will be held November 4, 2019 at 11:00 a.m. at the District office.
Due to the rain event and the weather forecast for this week, the District is urging all Drain Tile pumps be shut off.
The JD #14 RCPP Project Work Team Meeting Presentation on Screening Alternatives is located under Project.
An outdoor drop box has been installed at the east entrance (main door) of the District office. This has been installed so the public can drop off permits, payments and documents before or after office hours. Drop Box
The MSTRWD Board of Managers has adopted the Amended Rules for the District dated May 21, 2018. click here Amended Rules -May 21, 2018
MN Board of Water and Soil Resources (BWSR)
BWSR has completed its final review in conformance with state law and concluded that watershed district has adopted a rule, titled Middle-Snake-Tamarac Rivers Watershed District Buffer Enforcement Rule that contains adequate provisions for compliance and enforcement of Minn. Stat. 103f.48 (the Buffer Law). To view the MSTRWD Buffer Enforcement rule click here Board Approved Buffer Law.
Clean Water Grant Awarded to The Watershed
The Minnesota Board of Water and Soil Resources (BWSR) through the Clean Water, Land and Legacy Amendment has awarded $144,000 in funding for the improvement for Polk County ditch #175. In an effort to improve water quality and the drain system as a whole, twenty-three high priority locations have been identified as critical areas to reduce significant erosion and agricultural field sediment loads from entering the drain system. Additional information regarding Clean Water Land and Legacy funded projects, can be found, by clicking here.
2019 Hunting Season
The 2019 Hunting Application to hunt on MSTRWD property is available on the “Permits” tab. If you do not have access to a printer, stop by the office to complete the permit. Please pay attention to the rules and check out the “Hunting Maps” under the “Permits” tab, as these are the only places that the public is welcome to hunt.