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Star Prairie Floodplain Ordinance

Thursday, May 21, 2009 - 3:21pm

VILLAGE OF STAR PRAIRIE NOTICE OF PASSAGE OF FLOODPLAIN ORDINANCE SECTION NOS. 13-2-20 through 13-2-69

Notice is hereby given that the Village Board of the Village of Star Prairie, at its regular monthly meeting on May 6, 2009, passed the "Village of Star Prairie Floodplain Ordinance," Ordinance Section Numbers 13-2-20 through 13-2-69. This Floodplain Ordinance seeks to protect the public health, safety and welfare and minimize future public expenditure of funds to redress flood damage by regulating development in flood prone areas of the Village of Star Prairie. The Ordinance is based on new floodplain maps approved by the Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources and the Federal Emergency Management Agency. It further establishes floodway, floodfringe and general floodplain zoning districts and specifies permitted uses, prohibited uses and standards for development within those districts. It addresses nonconforming uses within those districts. It authorizes the Village Zoning Administrator to administer and enforce its terms. It establishes a procedure for appeal to the Village of Star Prairie Board of Zoning Appeals of adverse decisions of the Zoning Administrator or for variances to the Ordinance terms. The full text of the Village of Star Prairie Floodplain Ordinance can be examined or a copy obtained at the Village Clerk's Office, 207 Bridge Avenue, Star Prairie, phone 248-7231. Published May 21, 2009 Patsy Johnson Village Clerk

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