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:

The August Meetings will be held via Zoom

  • To dial in from your phone for the Tuesday, August 11, 2021 Planning Commission Meeting, contact the Clerk. To join the Planning Commission Meeting from your computer or device, link https://us02web.zoom.us/j/88007601641?pwd=MGRCQ01Bd29BakY0bitqL2xNOWpGUT09 Meeting ID: 880 0760 1641 Passcode: 475257
  • To dial in from your phone for the Tuesday, August 17, 2021 Town Board Meeting, contact the Clerk. To join the Board Meeting from your computer or device, link https://us02web.zoom.us/j/83040421182?pwd=V3c5aGIwNmNnUUxNcy82SnVoQnBuUT09 Meeting ID: 830 4042 1182 Passcode: 587361

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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The Office is Closed – Email is Open! 9:00 am
The Office is Closed – Email is Open!
Jul 2 @ 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
Jul 4 @ 4:00 pm – 9:00 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
Jul 6 @ 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
Jul 6 @ 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
Jul 7 @ 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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Chip Sealing Roads
Chip Sealing Roads
Jul 8 – Jul 10 all-day
Fahrner Asphalt is starting road work! They are Chip Sealing Township roads.
Hall Rented – GS 6:00 pm
Hall Rented – GS
Jul 8 @ 6:00 pm
 
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The Office is Closed – Email is Open! 9:00 am
The Office is Closed – Email is Open!
Jul 9 @ 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
Jul 11 @ 4:00 pm – 9:00 pm
 
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Hall Rented – Day
NO Pickleball – Comp Plan Open House
The Office is Open 9am – 5pm Tuesdays and Wednesdays 9:00 am
The Office is Open 9am – 5pm Tuesdays and Wednesdays
Jul 13 @ 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 Lent Township Comprehensive Plan Open House Tuesday, July 13, 2021 from 6:00pm – 8:00pm 6:00 pm
Notice of Lent Township Comprehensive Plan Open House Tuesday, July 13, 2021 from 6:00pm – 8:00pm
Jul 13 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
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 Township of Lent Comprehensive 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
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Hall Rented
Hall Rented
Jul 14 all-day
 
The Office is Open 9am – 5pm Tuesdays and Wednesdays 9:00 am
The Office is Open 9am – 5pm Tuesdays and Wednesdays
Jul 14 @ 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
Planning Commission Agenda 7:00 pm
Planning Commission Agenda
Jul 14 @ 7:00 pm
July 14, 2021 7-14-2021 P&Z Agenda
Planning Commission Meeting 7:00 pm
Public Hearing Notice Chapter 3 Subdivision Ordinance 1.06 Platting Required 7:00 pm
Public Hearing Notice Chapter 3 Subdivision Ordinance 1.06 Platting Required
Jul 14 @ 7:00 pm
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
Public Hearing Notice for a Preliminary Plat 7:00 pm
Public Hearing Notice for a Preliminary Plat
Jul 14 @ 7:00 pm
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
Public Hearing Notice for an Amendment to Chapter 2: 4.15 Driveways and Access Aprons 7:00 pm
Public Hearing Notice for an Amendment to Chapter 2: 4.15 Driveways and Access Aprons
Jul 14 @ 7:00 pm
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
Public Hearing Notice for an Amendment to Chapter 2: Section 5.12 Dimensional Standards 7:00 pm
Public Hearing Notice for an Amendment to Chapter 2: Section 5.12 Dimensional Standards
Jul 14 @ 7:00 pm
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
Public Hearing Notice for an IUP Residential Kennel Permit 7:00 pm
Public Hearing Notice for an IUP Residential Kennel Permit
Jul 14 @ 7:00 pm
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
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Hall Rented – FR
Hall Rented – FR
Jul 16 – Jul 17 all-day
 
The Office is Closed – Email is Open! 9:00 am
The Office is Closed – Email is Open!
Jul 16 @ 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
Jul 18 @ 4:00 pm – 9:00 pm
 
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Street Sweeping
Street Sweeping
Jul 19 – Jul 20 all-day
Maintenance will be sweeping the streets on Monday July 19 and Tuesday July 20th. No Parking on Streets! You will be towed at your expense.
The Office is Closed – Email is Open! 9:00 am
The Office is Closed – Email is Open!
Jul 19 @ 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
Jul 20 @ 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
Board Agenda – July 2021 7:00 pm
Board Agenda – July 2021
Jul 20 @ 7:00 pm
July Board Meeting 7-20-2021 Agenda
Town Board Meeting 7:00 pm
Town Board Meeting
Jul 20 @ 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
Jul 21 @ 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!
Jul 23 @ 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
Jul 25 @ 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!
Jul 26 @ 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
Jul 27 @ 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
Jul 27 @ 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
Jul 28 @ 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
Jul 28 @ 7:00 pm
 
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Hall Rented – W
Hall Rented – W
Jul 30 – Jul 31 all-day
 
The Office is Closed – Email is Open! 9:00 am
The Office is Closed – Email is Open!
Jul 30 @ 9:00 am – 2:00 pm
The Office is Closed - Email is Open!
Email clerk@lenttownship.com from 9am – 2pm
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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.

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

Current Burning Permit Restrictions

 

 

Lent Township, MN

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

  • Notice of Public Hearing of a Text Amendment Amending Chapter 6 of the Lent Township Land Use Regulations – Section 7: Special Events

    PHN 8-11-2021 AN ORDINANCE AMENDING CHAPTER 6 SPECIAL EVENTS ORDINANCE TO SECTION 7.

    NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that on Wednesday, August 11, 2021, 7:00 p.m. via Zoom (link posted on lenttownship.com), the Lent Township Planning Commission will hold a public hearing to solicit public response to a proposed text amendment to Chapter 6, Section 7: Special Events. The Planning Commission will make a recommendation regarding the proposed amendment to the Town Board for their meeting to be held on August 17, 2021, 7:00 p.m. via Zoom (link posted on lenttownship.com)

    The public is expected to join via Zoom or make in-person meeting arrangements by emailing clerk@lenttownship.com one week prior to each meeting.

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

    Kelly Wood, Township Clerk

  • Public Hearing Notice for an IUP to Allow Vehicle Parking in the RTC

    PHN 8-11-2021 5563 Athens Trail Vehicle Parking IUP notice

    NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that on Wednesday, August 11, 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 vehicle parking at 5563 Athens Trail, North Branch, MN 55056 – PID: 05.00102.01. The Planning Commission will make a recommendation regarding the proposed IUP vehicle parking request to the Town Board for their meeting to be held on August 17, 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 Comprehensive Plan Wednesday, August 11, 2021 7:00 pm

    PHN 2021 Comp Plan Approval

    NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that on Wednesday, August 11, 2021 at 7:00 p.m. via Zoom and in-person at 33155 Hemingway Ave., Stacy, MN 55079, the Lent Township Planning Commission will have a public hearing for the purpose of reviewing Lent Township’s 2040 draft comprehensive plan and to gain public input. The Planning Commission will consider recommending approval of the 2040 Comprehensive Plan to the Town Board for their meeting to be held on August 17, 2021 7:00 p.m. via Zoom.

    Zoom meeting links are posted on lenttownship.com or can be obtained from the Clerk. The public is expected to attend remotely unless arrangements are made at least one week prior to each meeting. Meeting arrangements can be made by emailing clerk@lenttownship.com

    All interested parties are urged to attend the public hearing or give written testimony to be read at the hearing.

    Draft Township of Lent Comprehensive Plan

    Kelly Wood, Township Clerk

  • Public Hearing Notice Chapter 3 Subdivision Ordinance 1.06 Platting Required – Continued to August 11, 2021

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

    Public Hearing is continued to August 11, 2021

    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

  • Public Hearing Notice for a Preliminary Plat – Continued to August 11, 2021

    PHN 714-2021 6364 340th St prelim plat notice

    Public Hearing is continued to August 11, 2021

    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

  • 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

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!