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 January Meeting will be held via Zoom

  • To dial in from your phone for the Tuesday, January 18, 2022 Town Board Meeting, contact the Clerk. To join the Town Board Meeting from your computer or device, link Here Meeting ID: 822 6071 3388 Passcode: 861944

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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Hall Rented 4:00 pm
Hall Rented
Jan 2 @ 4:00 pm – 9:00 pm
 
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Maintenance is Brushing Low Hanging Limbs over Township Roads
The Office is Open 9am -5pm 9:00 am
The Office is Open 9am -5pm
Jan 4 @ 9:00 am – 5:00 pm
The Office is Open 9am -5pm
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
Pickleball 6:00 pm
Pickleball
Jan 4 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
 
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Maintenance is Plowing
Maintenance is Plowing
Jan 5 all-day
Please make sure that your swing – away mailbox post is installed per USPS guidelines. Lent Snow Plow Policy Lent Mailbox Policy If you cannot see them, they cannot see you. STAY BACK!
The Office is Open 9am -5pm 9:00 am
The Office is Open 9am -5pm
Jan 5 @ 9:00 am – 5:00 pm
The Office is Open 9am -5pm
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 4:00 pm
Hall Rented
Jan 9 @ 4:00 pm – 9:00 pm
 
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The Office is Open 9am -5pm 9:00 am
The Office is Open 9am -5pm
Jan 11 @ 9:00 am – 5:00 pm
The Office is Open 9am -5pm
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
Pickleball 6:00 pm
Pickleball
Jan 11 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
 
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Hall Rented
Hall Rented
Jan 12 all-day
 
The Office is Open 9am -5pm 9:00 am
The Office is Open 9am -5pm
Jan 12 @ 9:00 am – 5:00 pm
The Office is Open 9am -5pm
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
PC Agenda 7:00 pm
PC Agenda
Jan 12 @ 7:00 pm
January 12 2022 1-12-2022 PZ Agenda
Planning Commission Meeting 7:00 pm
Public Hearing Notice for a Home Occupation CUP 7:00 pm
Public Hearing Notice for a Home Occupation CUP
Jan 12 @ 7:00 pm
PHN 1-12-2022 4460 Echo Lane Home Occupation Notice CUP Letter NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that on Wednesday, January 12, 2022, 7:00 p.m. via Zoom and at the Lent Town Hall at 33155 Hemingway Avenue, Stacy, MN 55079, the Lent Township
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Maintenance is Plowing
Maintenance is Plowing
Jan 15 all-day
Please make sure that your swing – away mailbox post is installed per USPS guidelines. Lent Snow Plow Policy Lent Mailbox Policy If you cannot see them, they cannot see you. STAY BACK!
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Hall Rented 4:00 pm
Hall Rented
Jan 16 @ 4:00 pm – 9:00 pm
 
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NO Pickleball – Board Meeting
The Office is Open 9am -5pm 9:00 am
The Office is Open 9am -5pm
Jan 18 @ 9:00 am – 5:00 pm
The Office is Open 9am -5pm
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 7:00 pm
Board Agenda
Jan 18 @ 7:00 pm
January Board Meeting 1-18-2022 Agenda
Town Board Meeting 7:00 pm
Town Board Meeting
Jan 18 @ 7:00 pm
 
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The Office is Open 9am -5pm 9:00 am
The Office is Open 9am -5pm
Jan 19 @ 9:00 am – 5:00 pm
The Office is Open 9am -5pm
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 4:00 pm
Hall Rented
Jan 23 @ 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!
Jan 24 @ 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 9:00 am
The Office is Open 9am -5pm
Jan 25 @ 9:00 am – 5:00 pm
The Office is Open 9am -5pm
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
Pickleball 6:00 pm
Pickleball
Jan 25 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
 
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The Office is Open 9am -5pm 9:00 am
The Office is Open 9am -5pm
Jan 26 @ 9:00 am – 5:00 pm
The Office is Open 9am -5pm
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
Jan 26 @ 7:00 pm
 
CCATO Meeting – January 2022 7:00 pm
CCATO Meeting – January 2022
Jan 26 @ 7:00 pm
Location: Sheriff’s Office 15230 Per Rd, Center City, MN 55012
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Hall Rented 4:00 pm
Hall Rented
Jan 30 @ 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!
Jan 31 @ 9:00 am – 5:00 pm
The Office is Closed - Email is Open!
Email clerk@lenttownship.com from 9am – 5pm

 

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

Lent Township Mailbox Policy

Lent Township Snow Plow Policy

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

  • Public Hearing Notice for a Home Occupation IUP

    PHN 2-9-2022 35775 Energy Trl Home Occupation Notice IUP Letter

    NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that on Wednesday, February 9, 2022, 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 review an application for a Home Occupation Interim Use Permit (IUP) application at 35775 Energy Trail, Stacy, MN 55079 – PID: 05.00721.04  The Planning Commission will make a recommendation regarding the Home Occupation IUP application to the Town Board for their meeting to be held on February 15, 2022, 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 of an Adopting a New Official Zoning Map

    PHN 2-9-2022 Text Adopting Zoning Map

    NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that on Wednesday, February 9, 2022 at 7:00 p.m. at the Town Hall, 33155 Hemingway Ave. Stacy, MN 55079 and via Zoom, the Lent Township Planning Commission will hold a public hearing to solicit public response to the Town adopting a new Official Zoning Map. The Planning Commission will make a recommendation regarding the proposed adoption to the Town Board for their meeting to be held on February 15, 2022, 7:00 p.m. via Zoom and at the Town Hall. Zoom meeting links can be found on lenttownship.com

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

    Kelly Wood, Township Clerk

  • Public Hearing Notice of a Text Amendment to the Overlay District

    PHN 2-9-2022 Text Amendment Overlay District

    NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that on Wednesday, February 9, 2022 at 7:00 p.m. at the Town Hall, 33155 Hemingway Ave., Stacy, MN 55079 and via Zoom, the Lent Township Planning Commission will hold a public hearing to solicit public response to a proposed text amendment to the Overlay District. The Planning Commission will make a recommendation regarding the proposed amendment to the Town Board for their meeting to be held on February 15, 2022, 7:00 p.m. via Zoom and at the Town Hall. Zoom meeting links can be found on lenttownship.com

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

    Kelly Wood, Township Clerk

  • Public Hearing Notice of an Amendment to the Zoning Map

    PHN 2-9-2022 Text Amendment Zoning Map

    NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that on Wednesday, February 9, 2022 at 7:00 p.m. at the Town Hall, 33155 Hemingway Ave. Stacy, MN 55079 and via Zoom, the Lent Township Planning Commission will hold a public hearing to solicit public response to a proposed amendment to the Zoning Map. The Planning Commission will make a recommendation regarding the proposed amendment to the Town Board for their meeting to be held on February 15, 2022, 7:00 p.m. via Zoom and at the Town Hall. Zoom meeting links can be found 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 Home Occupation CUP

    PHN 1-12-2022 4460 Echo Lane Home Occupation Notice CUP Letter

    NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that on Wednesday, January 12, 2022, 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 review an application for a Home Occupation Conditional Use Permit (CUP) application at 4460 Echo Lane, Stacy, MN 55079, PID: 05.00678.00. The Planning Commission will make a recommendation regarding the Home Occupation CUP application to the Town Board for their meeting to be held on January 18 2022, 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.

     Laura Carr, Deputy Township Clerk

  • Notice of Ordinance 2021-11

    Notice of Or. 2021-11

    Ordinance 2021-11

    Notice of AN ORDINANCE AMENDING CHAPTER 3 SECTION 1 GENERAL PROVISIONS OF THE LENT TOWNSHIP LAND USE REGULATIONS.

    ORDINANCE NO. 2021-11

    1.10 Lot Consolidation

    Where the entirety of a lot of record is combined with an adjoining lot of record held by the same owner for the purpose of enlarging the latter, such new property description may be approved by the zoning administrator provided the size of the resultant lot meets the minimum lot and area requirements for the zoning district, if it is found that the resulting configuration would not result in any substandard yards or structure setback variances, any other substandard dimensional element, or any new nonconformity.

    Passed by the Lent Town Board on the 21st day of December 2021.

    Rick Keller, Chairperson

    Attest: Kelly Wood, 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!