First Publication Date
January 3, 2007
Public Information Meeting for Proposed Nodine Tower Construction
STATE OF MINNESOTA
NOTICE OF PUBLIC
The Minnesota Department of Transportation (Mn/DOT) will conduct a public information meeting on January 25, 2007 at 7:00 p.m. at the New Hartford Town Hall, 42774 County Road 12, Nodine, Minnesota (also known as the Fire Station).
General description of the subject property is the Jct. of County Road 12 and I-90 - the Winona County Highway Maintenance Facility. The Legal description of the subject property is that part of T105N, R5W, Section 4 in New Hartford Township, Winona County, Minnesota.
Mn/DOT proposes to construct a 330-foot self-supporting communications tower during the late spring/summer of 2007. By Federal Aviation Administration rules, the tower will require an aircraft warning light system to be installed on the tower. The tower will be a three legged, self-supporting tower (no wires) with a galvanized gray color finish.
Mn/DOT is seeking comments about the possible effects of the tower to historic, archaeological and natural resources in the area as required by the Federal Communications Commission. Citizens with questions and or comments are encouraged to attend this meeting. Written comments can be mailed to Michael Hogan, Minnesota Dept of Transportation, 395 John Ireland Blvd., MS-630, St. Paul, MN 55155. Written comments must be received no later than January 18, 2007.