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Posted on: April 30, 2021

Notice of Public Hearing Before the Blaine Planning Commission, Case: 21-0029

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PLEASE TAKE NOTICE that the Planning Commission of the City of Blaine, Minnesota, will hold a public hearing on the following application:

CASE: 21-0029

APPLICANT: Medtronic Solar Project (TC Solar MV LLC)

LOCATION: 2880 82nd Lane NE 

Legal description on file at city hall.

PETITION: The applicant is requesting a conditional use permit for a freestanding solar installation in an I-2A (Heavy Industrial) zoning district. Medtronic is proposing to use approximately 7 acres of vacant land directly east of its main building for a ground mount solar array consisting of 3,300 panels that will be at a height of approximately 10 feet above grade.

Additional information is available at BlaineMN.gov/PCitems.

HEARING DATE AND TIME: Said hearing will take place at Blaine City Hall Council Chambers, located at 10801 Town Square Drive, Blaine, Minnesota, 55449 on Tuesday, May 11, 2021, at 7PM.

The Planning Commission will hear public comment in person at Blaine City Hall during the public hearing, as well as through the zoom webinar platform for those who wish to participate remotely. The link to the meeting will be available on the meeting agenda at BlaineMN.gov/Agendas five days prior to the meeting.

All interested persons are invited to attend and be heard. If you cannot attend, public comments that are emailed to [email protected] by 4:30PM on Monday, May 10, will be shared with the Planning Commission at this meeting. Unsigned or anonymous comments will not be included in the public record.

Persons who need an interpreter or other auxiliary assistance should contact Pat Robinson at (763) 785-6180 no later than Friday, May 7, 2021.

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