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Newport Variance: Greenberg

Wednesday, July 29, 2009 - 10:00am

CITY OF NEWPORT

PLANNING

COMMISSION

NOTICE OF PUBLIC HEARING

TO CONSIDER A REQUEST FOR A VARIANCE

Notice is hereby given that the Newport Planning Commission will hold a Public Hearing on Thursday, August 13, 2009, at 7:00 P.M. or as soon thereafter, in the City Hall Council Chambers at Newport City Hall, 596 7th Ave., Newport, MN, to consider an application by Andrew Greenberg, 2233 Maxwell Avenue, Newport, MN, 55055, for a Variance. The request is for property located at 2233 Maxwell Avenue, Newport, Minnesota 55055 in the Light Industrial Zoning District (I-1). The maximum building height for buildings in the Light Industrial Zoning District is 40'. The request is to allow for a building 52' in height, which would require a Variance of 12'.

Legal Description-Newport-St. Paul Cold Storage Co.

Property located in Washington County, legally described as follows:

Parcel 1

All that part of Government Lot 3 and of

the Northeast "Quarter of the southeast Quarter (NE 1/4 SE 1/4). Section 26, Township 28 North, Range 22 West, Washington County, Minnesota, that is described as follows:

Commencing at the Northeast corner of Tract A, Registered Land Survey No. 15; thence on an assumed bearing of West, along the North line of said Tract A, a distance 332.90 feet to the point of intersection with the East line of said government Lot 3 said point of intersection being the point of beginning of the land to be described; thence North 0 degrees 13 minutes West, along said East line, a distance at 22.00 feet; thence East, parallel to the North line of said Tract A, a distance of 200.90 feet thence North 00 degrees 13 minutes West a distance 3.91 feet; thence North 13 degrees 23 minutes West a distance of 77.94 feet; thence North 33 degrees 05 minutes 12 seconds West a distance of a 1188.51 feet; thence North 52 degrees 36 Minutes 23 seconds West a distance of 540.39 feet; thence South 76 degrees 27 minutes West a distance of 543.50 feet; thence North 42 degrees 47 minutes 56 seconds West a distance of 143.27 feet; thence South 76 degrees 27 minutes West a distance of 225 feet more or less to the shore of the Mississippi River; thence Southerly, along said shore, to the intersection with the Westerly extension of the North line of said tract A; thence East, along said extended line, a distance of 259 feet more or less to a point on said line that is 390 feet west of the Northwest corner of said Tract A; thence South a distance of 14.75 feet; thence East a distance of 290.00 feet to the West line of said Tract A; thence North, along said West line, a distance of 14.75 feet to the Northwest corner of said Tract A; thence East along the North line of said tract A, a distance of 556.1 feet to the point of beginning.

Information on this Application can be reviewed at Newport City Hall. The purpose of this hearing is to provide citizens the opportunity to comment on the request either at, or in writing prior to, the Public Hearing.

Dated this 22nd day of July.

Brian Anderson

City Administrator

(Published in the South Washington County Bulletin on Wednesday, July 29, 2009.)