Staffed Office Hours:
Tues & Wed 9am-5pm

Email Hours: Monday 9am-5pm & Friday 9am-2pm

Closed Thursdays

See notice regarding temporary hours

Phone: 651-462-3009
Email: clerk@lenttownship.com

Address:
Lent Township
33155 Hemingway Ave.
Stacy, MN 55079

Upcoming:

July 13, 2021 6:00pm - 8:00pm Comp Plan Open House

The June Meeting will be held via Zoom 

You will be asked to identify your name and address for the record (minutes)

Zoom attendees: Email your public comment one week prior to meetings. Please let the Clerk know one week prior to the meeting if you wish to join in-person

Sun Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat
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Road Committee Meeting
Road Committee Meeting
Jun 1 all-day
Road Committee Meeting June 1st, 2021 Notice Notice is hereby given that on Tuesday, June 1, 2021 at 7:00pm there will be a Road Committee meeting via Zoom and at the Town Hall, 33155 Hemingway Ave., Stacy, MN 55079. The
The Office is Open 9am – 5pm Tuesdays and Wednesdays 9:00 am
The Office is Open 9am – 5pm Tuesdays and Wednesdays
Jun 1 @ 9:00 am – 5:00 pm
The Office is Open 9am - 5pm Tuesdays and Wednesdays
The office is open by appointment only. Please call or email clerk@lenttownship.com to set up a time to meet with Kelly. We may find that your project can be done via email. Voicemails will be returned Tuesdays and Wednesdays ONLY Email clerk@lenttownship.com for faster
Hall Rented – Grief Group 4:00 pm
Hall Rented – Grief Group
Jun 1 @ 4:00 pm – 5:30 pm
Loss of Spouse Grief Support Group from 4:00 – 5:30. If you’re interested in joining the group, you must call (651) 257-7837 to register first. No drop-ins!
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The Office is Open 9am – 5pm Tuesdays and Wednesdays 9:00 am
The Office is Open 9am – 5pm Tuesdays and Wednesdays
Jun 2 @ 9:00 am – 5:00 pm
The Office is Open 9am - 5pm Tuesdays and Wednesdays
The office is open by appointment only. Please call or email clerk@lenttownship.com to set up a time to meet with Kelly. We may find that your project can be done via email. Voicemails will be returned Tuesdays and Wednesdays ONLY Email clerk@lenttownship.com for faster
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The Office is Closed – Email is Open! 9:00 am
The Office is Closed – Email is Open!
Jun 4 @ 9:00 am – 2:00 pm
The Office is Closed - Email is Open!
Email clerk@lenttownship.com from 9am – 2pm
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The Office is Closed – Email is Open! 9:00 am
The Office is Closed – Email is Open!
Jun 7 @ 9:00 am – 5:00 pm
The Office is Closed - Email is Open!
Email clerk@lenttownship.com from 9am – 5pm
Joint Powers 7:00 pm
Joint Powers
Jun 7 @ 7:00 pm
Joint Powers
30785 Forest Blvd, Stacy, MN 55079
Joint Powers Agenda 7:00 pm
Joint Powers Agenda
Jun 7 @ 7:00 pm
SLFD JP Meeting Agenda June 7, 2021
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The Office is Open 9am – 5pm Tuesdays and Wednesdays 9:00 am
The Office is Open 9am – 5pm Tuesdays and Wednesdays
Jun 8 @ 9:00 am – 5:00 pm
The Office is Open 9am - 5pm Tuesdays and Wednesdays
The office is open by appointment only. Please call or email clerk@lenttownship.com to set up a time to meet with Kelly. We may find that your project can be done via email. Voicemails will be returned Tuesdays and Wednesdays ONLY Email clerk@lenttownship.com for faster
Hall Rented – Grief Group 4:00 pm
Hall Rented – Grief Group
Jun 8 @ 4:00 pm – 5:30 pm
Loss of Spouse Grief Support Group from 4:00 – 5:30. If you’re interested in joining the group, you must call (651) 257-7837 to register first. No drop-ins!
Pickleball 6pm 6:00 pm
Pickleball 6pm
Jun 8 @ 6:00 pm
Player MUST bring clean tennis shoes to wear Skinnyball will be played Maximum of 12 players in the Hall Masks must be worn when not playing 6′ physical distancing must be maintained
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Hall Rented
Hall Rented
Jun 9 all-day
 
The Office is Open 9am – 5pm Tuesdays and Wednesdays 9:00 am
The Office is Open 9am – 5pm Tuesdays and Wednesdays
Jun 9 @ 9:00 am – 5:00 pm
The Office is Open 9am - 5pm Tuesdays and Wednesdays
The office is open by appointment only. Please call or email clerk@lenttownship.com to set up a time to meet with Kelly. We may find that your project can be done via email. Voicemails will be returned Tuesdays and Wednesdays ONLY Email clerk@lenttownship.com for faster
Notice of Zoom Meeting 7:00 pm
Notice of Zoom Meeting
Jun 9 @ 7:00 pm
Notice of Phone-Electronic PZ Meeting 6-9-2021
Planning Commission Agenda 7:00 pm
Planning Commission Agenda
Jun 9 @ 7:00 pm
June 9, 2021 6-9-2021 P&Z Agenda
Planning Commission Meeting 7:00 pm
Public Hearing Notice Chapter 6 Commercial Civil Fines 7:00 pm
Public Hearing Notice Chapter 6 Commercial Civil Fines
Jun 9 @ 7:00 pm
PHN 6-9-2021 Text Amendment CHAPTER SIX Commercial Fees NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that on Wednesday, June 9, 2021 at 7:00 p.m. via Zoom and at the Town Hall at 33155 Hemingway Ave., Stacy, MN 55079, the Lent Township Planning Commission
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The Office is Closed – Email is Open! 9:00 am
The Office is Closed – Email is Open!
Jun 11 @ 9:00 am – 2:00 pm
The Office is Closed - Email is Open!
Email clerk@lenttownship.com from 9am – 2pm
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Hall Rented 4:00 pm
Hall Rented
Jun 13 @ 4:00 pm – 9:00 pm
 
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The Office is Closed – Email is Open! 9:00 am
The Office is Closed – Email is Open!
Jun 14 @ 9:00 am – 5:00 pm
The Office is Closed - Email is Open!
Email clerk@lenttownship.com from 9am – 5pm
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NO Pickleball – (Board Meeting)
The Office is Open 9am – 5pm Tuesdays and Wednesdays 9:00 am
The Office is Open 9am – 5pm Tuesdays and Wednesdays
Jun 15 @ 9:00 am – 5:00 pm
The Office is Open 9am - 5pm Tuesdays and Wednesdays
The office is open by appointment only. Please call or email clerk@lenttownship.com to set up a time to meet with Kelly. We may find that your project can be done via email. Voicemails will be returned Tuesdays and Wednesdays ONLY Email clerk@lenttownship.com for faster
Hall Rented – Grief Group 4:00 pm
Hall Rented – Grief Group
Jun 15 @ 4:00 pm – 5:30 pm
Loss of Spouse Grief Support Group from 4:00 – 5:30. If you’re interested in joining the group, you must call (651) 257-7837 to register first. No drop-ins!
Board Agenda 7:00 pm
Board Agenda
Jun 15 @ 7:00 pm
June Board Meeting 6-15-2021 Agenda
Notice of Zoom Meeting 7:00 pm
Notice of Zoom Meeting
Jun 15 @ 7:00 pm
Notice of Phone-Electronic Board Meeting 6-15-2021
Town Board Meeting 7:00 pm
Town Board Meeting
Jun 15 @ 7:00 pm
 
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The Office is Open 9am – 5pm Tuesdays and Wednesdays 9:00 am
The Office is Open 9am – 5pm Tuesdays and Wednesdays
Jun 16 @ 9:00 am – 5:00 pm
The Office is Open 9am - 5pm Tuesdays and Wednesdays
The office is open by appointment only. Please call or email clerk@lenttownship.com to set up a time to meet with Kelly. We may find that your project can be done via email. Voicemails will be returned Tuesdays and Wednesdays ONLY Email clerk@lenttownship.com for faster
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Hall Rented – MA
Hall Rented – MA
Jun 18 – Jun 19 all-day
 
The Office is Closed – Email is Open! 9:00 am
The Office is Closed – Email is Open!
Jun 18 @ 9:00 am – 2:00 pm
The Office is Closed - Email is Open!
Email clerk@lenttownship.com from 9am – 2pm
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Hall Rented 4:00 pm
Hall Rented
Jun 20 @ 4:00 pm – 9:00 pm
 
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The Office is Closed – Email is Open! 9:00 am
The Office is Closed – Email is Open!
Jun 21 @ 9:00 am – 5:00 pm
The Office is Closed - Email is Open!
Email clerk@lenttownship.com from 9am – 5pm
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The Office is Open 9am – 5pm Tuesdays and Wednesdays 9:00 am
The Office is Open 9am – 5pm Tuesdays and Wednesdays
Jun 22 @ 9:00 am – 5:00 pm
The Office is Open 9am - 5pm Tuesdays and Wednesdays
The office is open by appointment only. Please call or email clerk@lenttownship.com to set up a time to meet with Kelly. We may find that your project can be done via email. Voicemails will be returned Tuesdays and Wednesdays ONLY Email clerk@lenttownship.com for faster
Hall Rented – Grief Group 4:00 pm
Hall Rented – Grief Group
Jun 22 @ 4:00 pm – 5:30 pm
Loss of Spouse Grief Support Group from 4:00 – 5:30. If you’re interested in joining the group, you must call (651) 257-7837 to register first. No drop-ins!
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4H Rental
4H Rental
Jun 23 all-day
 
The Office is Open 9am – 5pm Tuesdays and Wednesdays 9:00 am
The Office is Open 9am – 5pm Tuesdays and Wednesdays
Jun 23 @ 9:00 am – 5:00 pm
The Office is Open 9am - 5pm Tuesdays and Wednesdays
The office is open by appointment only. Please call or email clerk@lenttownship.com to set up a time to meet with Kelly. We may find that your project can be done via email. Voicemails will be returned Tuesdays and Wednesdays ONLY Email clerk@lenttownship.com for faster
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The Office is Closed – Email is Open! 9:00 am
The Office is Closed – Email is Open!
Jun 25 @ 9:00 am – 2:00 pm
The Office is Closed - Email is Open!
Email clerk@lenttownship.com from 9am – 2pm
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Hall Rented 4:00 pm
Hall Rented
Jun 27 @ 4:00 pm – 9:00 pm
 
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The Office is Closed – Email is Open! 9:00 am
The Office is Closed – Email is Open!
Jun 28 @ 9:00 am – 5:00 pm
The Office is Closed - Email is Open!
Email clerk@lenttownship.com from 9am – 5pm
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The Office is Open 9am – 5pm Tuesdays and Wednesdays 9:00 am
The Office is Open 9am – 5pm Tuesdays and Wednesdays
Jun 29 @ 9:00 am – 5:00 pm
The Office is Open 9am - 5pm Tuesdays and Wednesdays
The office is open by appointment only. Please call or email clerk@lenttownship.com to set up a time to meet with Kelly. We may find that your project can be done via email. Voicemails will be returned Tuesdays and Wednesdays ONLY Email clerk@lenttownship.com for faster
Hall Rented – Grief Group 4:00 pm
Hall Rented – Grief Group
Jun 29 @ 4:00 pm – 5:30 pm
Loss of Spouse Grief Support Group from 4:00 – 5:30. If you’re interested in joining the group, you must call (651) 257-7837 to register first. No drop-ins!
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The Office is Open 9am – 5pm Tuesdays and Wednesdays 9:00 am
The Office is Open 9am – 5pm Tuesdays and Wednesdays
Jun 30 @ 9:00 am – 5:00 pm
The Office is Open 9am - 5pm Tuesdays and Wednesdays
The office is open by appointment only. Please call or email clerk@lenttownship.com to set up a time to meet with Kelly. We may find that your project can be done via email. Voicemails will be returned Tuesdays and Wednesdays ONLY Email clerk@lenttownship.com for faster
CCATO Meeting 7:00 pm
CCATO Meeting
Jun 30 @ 7:00 pm
 

Email permit applications to clerk@lenttownship.com Please make sure to check to see if a Certificate of Compliance (COC) permit is required. If you're not sure, please let us know.

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Email clerk@lenttownship.com if you would like to receive special meeting notices or agendas

Current Burning Permit Restrictions

 

 

About Lent Township

Lent Township is a small, independent community nestled along the western edge of Chisago County, in east central Minnesota. Lent Township prides itself on maintaining its rural character while planning for quality development, making it a truly desirable place to live, play, work, and raise a family. In 2008, the words “Community Comes Naturally” were chosen as the most appropriate description of Lent Township’s most valued assets – the local resident’s caring attitude and the abundant natural resources that make our community stand out.

Public Notices

  • Public Hearing Notice for an Amendment to Chapter 2: Section 5.12 Dimensional Standards

    PHN 7-14-2021 Text Amendment Chapter 2 Section 5.12 Dimensional Standards

    NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that on Wednesday, July 14, 2021 at 7:00 p.m. via Zoom and at the Town Hall at 33155 Hemingway Ave., Stacy, MN 55079, the Lent Township Planning Commission will hold a public hearing to solicit public response to a proposed text amendment to Chapter Two: Section 5.12 Dimensional Standards in the RRII and RRI. The Planning Commission will make a recommendation regarding the proposed text amendment to the Town Board for their meeting to be held on July 20, 2021, 7:00 p.m. via Zoom or at the Town Hall.

    Meeting links are posted on lenttownship.com to join from your computer or device. The public is expected to attend remotely unless arrangements are made at least one week prior to each meeting. Arrangements can be made by emailing clerk@lenttownship.com

    Those persons having an interest in said meetings are encouraged to attend remotely.

    Kelly Wood, Township Clerk

  • Public Hearing Notice for an Amendment to Chapter 2: 4.15 Driveways and Access Aprons

    PHN 7-14-2021 Text Amendment Chapter 2 4.15 Driveways and Access Aprons

    NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that on Wednesday, July 14, 2021 at 7:00 p.m. via Zoom and at the Town Hall at 33155 Hemingway Ave., Stacy, MN 55079, the Lent Township Planning Commission will hold a public hearing to solicit public response to a proposed text amendment to Chapter Two: 4.15 Driveways and Access Aprons. The Planning Commission will make a recommendation regarding the proposed text amendment to the Town Board for their meeting to be held on July 20, 2021, 7:00 p.m. via Zoom or at the Town Hall.

    Meeting links are posted on lenttownship.com to join from your computer or device. The public is expected to attend remotely unless arrangements are made at least one week prior to each meeting. Arrangements can be made by emailing clerk@lenttownship.com

    Those persons having an interest in said meetings are encouraged to attend remotely.

    Kelly Wood, Township Clerk

  • Public Hearing Notice Chapter 3 Subdivision Ordinance 1.06 Platting Required

    PHN 7-14-2021 Text Amendment Chapter 3 1.06 Platting Required

    NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that on Wednesday, July 14, 2021 at 7:00 p.m. via Zoom and at the Town Hall at 33155 Hemingway Ave., Stacy, MN 55079, the Lent Township Planning Commission will hold a public hearing to solicit public response to a proposed text amendment to Chapter Three: Subdivision Ordinance: 1.06 Platting Required. The Planning Commission will make a recommendation regarding the proposed text amendment to the Town Board for their meeting to be held on July 20, 2021, 7:00 p.m. via Zoom or at the Town Hall.

    Meeting links are posted on lenttownship.com to join from your computer or device. The public is expected to attend remotely unless arrangements are made at least one week prior to each meeting. Arrangements can be made by emailing clerk@lenttownship.com

    Those persons having an interest in said meetings are encouraged to attend remotely.

    Kelly Wood, Township Clerk

  • Notice of Lent Township Comprehensive Plan Open House Tuesday, July 13, 2021 from 6:00pm – 8:00pm

    PHN 7-13-2021 Open House Comp Plan

    NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that an Open House will be held on Tuesday, July 13, 2021 from 6:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. at the Lent Town Hall at 33155 Hemingway Avenue, Stacy, MN 55079. The Open House will be outside weather permitting.

    The purpose of the Open House is to gain public input regarding the 2040 Comprehensive Plan. A quorum of the Town Board and/or the Planning Commission is likely to be present.

    Draft Township of Lent Comprehensive Plan 

    Kelly Wood, Township Clerk

  • Public Hearing Notice for an IUP Residential Kennel Permit

    PHN 7-14-2021 31890 Frontier Ave Kennel IUP notice

    NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that on Wednesday, July 14, 2021, 7:00 p.m. via Zoom and at the Lent Town Hall at 33155 Hemingway Avenue, Stacy, MN 55079, the Lent Township Planning Commission will hold a public hearing to solicit public response to a request for an Interim Use Permit (IUP) application for a residential kennel permit to have three (3) dogs at 31890 Frontier Avenue, Stacy, MN 55079 – PID: 05.00625.26. The Planning Commission will make a recommendation regarding the proposed IUP Residential Kennel Permit request to the Town Board for their meeting to be held on July 20, 2021, 7:00 p.m. via Zoom and at the Lent Town Hall.

    The public is expected to join via Zoom or make meeting arrangements by emailing clerk@lenttownship.com or by calling 651-462-3009 one week prior to each meeting. Application materials are available for public viewing. Zoom meeting links for your computer or device are posted on lenttownship.com.

    Those persons having an interest in said meetings are encouraged to attend remotely.

     Kelly Wood, Township Clerk

  • Public Hearing Notice for a Preliminary Plat

    PHN 714-2021 6364 340th St prelim plat notice

    NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that on Wednesday, July 14, 2021, 7:00 p.m. via Zoom and at the Lent Town Hall at 33155 Hemingway Avenue, Stacy, MN 55079, the Lent Township Planning Commission will hold a public hearing to solicit public response to a request for a preliminary plat application at 6364 340th Street, Stacy, MN 55079 – PID: 05.00120.00. The applicant is requesting to split off the north portion from the total 9.68 acres into two 2.5 acre parcels, leaving 4.68 acres for the existing home and accessory buildings. The Planning Commission will make a recommendation regarding the proposed preliminary plat request to the Town Board for their meeting to be held on July 20, 2021, 7:00 p.m. via Zoom and at the Lent Town Hall.

    The public is expected to join via Zoom or make meeting arrangements by emailing clerk@lenttownship.com or by calling 651-462-3009 one week prior to each meeting. Application materials are available for public viewing. Zoom meeting links for your computer or device are posted on lenttownship.com.

    Those persons having an interest in said meetings are encouraged to attend remotely.

     Kelly Wood, Township Clerk

Updates

Do you have photos of the Township that you would like to share? Please email them to clerk@lenttownship.com and we will post them to the website!