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TOWN OF RICHMOND: 12/13/18 Comprehensive Plan Hearing

Tuesday, November 6, 2018 - 11:24pm

TOWN OF RICHMOND COMPREHENSIVE PLAN
PUBLIC HEARING NOTICE
The Town of Richmond Plan Commission will conduct a public hearing on Thursday, December 13, 2018 at 5:00 p.m. at the Town of Richmond Town Hall, 1428 100th Street, New Richmond, WI 54017 to consider the following:
1) 2018 Amendments to the Town of Richmond 2010-2035
Comprehensive Plan, specifically the Transportation, Land Use
and Implementation Sections of the Plan.
2) Ordinance adopting the recommended 2018 Amendments to
the Town of Richmond 2010-2035 Comprehensive Plan.
Briefly summarized, the proposed amendments allow for greater flexibility in lot sizes and development density limits in certain areas of the Town - specifically those which adjoin the City of New Richmond. The amendments also call for greater flexibility in the maximum length requirement for dead-end roads (1000 feet) specified by St. Croix County and add to the listing of future transportation projects a possible extension of 159th Avenue to the East to serve any future developments in that area. The amendments also update the existing plan provisions regarding bike trails through the Town and note that the Town has approved and adopted the St. Croix County Bike and Pedestrian Plan dated May 2, 2017.
Additional information about the proposed Plan Amendment can be obtained by contacting Tim Scott, Town of Richmond Attorney at timscottlaw@aol.com or715-796-5760.
Anyone interested in reviewing or obtaining a copy of the recommended 2018 Amendments to the Town of Richmond 2010-2035 Comprehensive Plan and the Ordinance to adopt the 2018 Amendments, should contact the Town Clerk, Donna Preece, 1753 Margaret Street, New Richmond, WI 54017. 715-246-4092.
dpreece@frontiernet.net.
Written comments will be accepted through the night of the hearing. Comments may be submitted in person, by mail, or email at:
Donna Preece, Town of Richmond Clerk
1753 Margaret Street, New Richmond, WI 54017
715-246-4092; dpreece@frontiernet.net
Natalie Sanders, Plan Commission Secretary
465 120th Street, New Richmond, WI 54017
twnrchplnsec@hotmail.com
All interested persons will be heard at the hearing.
_____________________________________ (Pub. 11/08/18) WNAXLP