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

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

See notice regarding temporary hours

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

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

Upcoming:

  • Tuesday, February 2, 2021 - 5:00 pm Road Committee Meeting
  • Tuesday, February 2, 2021 - 7:00 pm Audit/Budget Meeting
  • Tuesday, March 9, 2021 - 7:00 pm Annual Meeting

The January Planning Commission & Town Board Meeting will be held via Zoom 

The meetings will be hybrid: Zoom/in-person. **Residents are to attend meetings remotely unless meeting arrangements are made prior to the meetings by emailing clerk@lenttownship.com

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

 

 

Sun Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat
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Hall Rented 4:00 pm
Hall Rented
Jan 3 @ 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 4 @ 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
Jan 5 @ 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 Open 9am – 5pm Tuesdays and Wednesdays 9:00 am
The Office is Open 9am – 5pm Tuesdays and Wednesdays
Jan 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
CSOAF Packing Night 6:00 pm
CSOAF Packing Night
Jan 6 @ 6:00 pm
CSOAF Packing Night
http://www.csoaf.com/ http://www.csoaf.com/donations.html
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The Office is Closed – Email is Open! 9:00 am
The Office is Closed – Email is Open!
Jan 8 @ 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
Jan 10 @ 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 11 @ 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
Jan 12 @ 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
Pickleball 6:00 pm
Pickleball
Jan 12 @ 6:00 pm
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
Jan 13 all-day
 
The Office is Open 9am – 5pm Tuesdays and Wednesdays 9:00 am
The Office is Open 9am – 5pm Tuesdays and Wednesdays
Jan 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 Public Hearing for a Variance Request at Cornillie 1 Community Solar Garden Site 7:00 pm
Notice of Public Hearing for a Variance Request at Cornillie 1 Community Solar Garden Site
Jan 13 @ 7:00 pm
PHN Cornillie 1 Variance 1-13-2020 Notice is hereby given that on Wednesday, January 13, 2021 at 7:00 p.m. via Zoom by dialing1-312-626-6799 (Chicago) on your phone Meeting ID: 870 2561 1790 Passcode: 221151 the Lent Township Planning Commission will hold
Planning Commission Agenda – 1-13-2021 7:00 pm
Planning Commission Agenda – 1-13-2021
Jan 13 @ 7:00 pm
January 13, 2020 1-13-2021 P&Z Agenda
Planning Commission Meeting 7:00 pm
Planning Commission Meeting January 13, 2021 Notice of Meeting to be Held via Telephone and Electronic Means (Zoom) 7:00 pm
Planning Commission Meeting January 13, 2021 Notice of Meeting to be Held via Telephone and Electronic Means (Zoom)
Jan 13 @ 7:00 pm
Notice of Phone-Electronic PZ Meeting 1-13-2021 Due to the Peacetime Emergency declared by Governor Walz under Minnesota Statutes Chapter 12, the Health Pandemic that is COVID-19 as labeled by the Center for Disease Control, and Lent Township resolution 2020-11, the
Public Hearing Notice Lent Township for a Preliminary and Final Plat 7:00 pm
Public Hearing Notice Lent Township for a Preliminary and Final Plat
Jan 13 @ 7:00 pm
PHN 1-13-2021 Jennifer Neumann prelim and final plat NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that on Wednesday, January 13, 2021, 7:00 p.m. via Zoom by calling 1-312-626-6799 (Chicago) on your phone Meeting ID: 870 2561 1790 Passcode: 221151, the Lent Township Planning
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The Office is Closed – Email is Open! 9:00 am
The Office is Closed – Email is Open!
Jan 15 @ 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 Open 9am – 5pm Tuesdays and Wednesdays 9:00 am
The Office is Open 9am – 5pm Tuesdays and Wednesdays
Jan 19 @ 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 7:00 pm
Board Agenda
Jan 19 @ 7:00 pm
January Board Meeting 1-19-2021 Agenda Join Zoom Meeting https://us02web.zoom.us/j/82870717372?pwd=MmcxbmNieHNQL0xJZTc1dHh1SnArdz09  Meeting ID: 828 7071 7372 Passcode: 839997
Town Board Meeting 7:00 pm
Town Board Meeting
Jan 19 @ 7:00 pm
 
Town Board Meeting January 19, 2021 Notice of Meeting to be Held via Telephone and Electronic Means (Zoom) 7:00 pm
Town Board Meeting January 19, 2021 Notice of Meeting to be Held via Telephone and Electronic Means (Zoom)
Jan 19 @ 7:00 pm
Notice of Phone-Electronic Board Meeting 1-19-2021 Due to the Peacetime Emergency declared by Governor Walz under Minnesota Statutes Chapter 12, the Health Pandemic that is COVID-19 as labeled by the Center for Disease Control, and Lent Township resolution 2020-11, the
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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
Jan 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
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Hall Rented
Hall Rented
Jan 23 – Jan 24 all-day
 
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Hall Rented 4:00 pm
Hall Rented
Jan 24 @ 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 25 @ 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
Jan 26 @ 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
Pickleball 6:00 pm
Pickleball
Jan 26 @ 6:00 pm
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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The Office is Open 9am – 5pm Tuesdays and Wednesdays 9:00 am
The Office is Open 9am – 5pm Tuesdays and Wednesdays
Jan 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
CCATO Meeting 7:00 pm
CCATO Meeting
Jan 27 @ 7:00 pm
 
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The Office is Closed – Email is Open! 9:00 am
The Office is Closed – Email is Open!
Jan 29 @ 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
Jan 31 @ 4:00 pm – 9:00 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.

Snow-Plow-Policy-pdf

Mailbox-Policy-pdf

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

  • Lent Township Public Hearing Notice of A1 Tire CUP Amendment

    A1 Parking CUP Amendment PHN 2-2021

    Notice is hereby given that on February 10, 2021, 7:00 p.m. via Zoom by calling 1-312-626-6799 US (Chicago) Meeting ID: 859 2511 1919

    Passcode: 189089, the Lent Township Planning Commission will hold a public hearing to solicit public response to a request from an applicant (A1 Tire) at 5550 Athens Trail, North Branch, MN 55056 PID 05.00100.04 for a proposed amendment to their Conditional Use Permit (CUP). The proposed amendment request is to allow for overnight truck parking on the north side of the property.

    https://us02web.zoom.us/j/85925111919?pwd=ck5xWEhSVmcyQk1Rd2JqcGJjeU56dz09 Meeting ID: 859 2511 1919 Passcode: 189089

    The Planning Commission will make a recommendation regarding the proposed request to the Town Board for their meeting to be held via Zoom by calling 1-312-626-6799 US (Chicago) Meeting ID: 828 9856 5379 Passcode: 172035 on February 16, 2021 at 7:00 p.m.

    https://us02web.zoom.us/j/82898565379?pwd=NDhSRmVHWVprVzhwcFhwS3BMU3Qrdz09 Meeting ID: 828 9856 5379 Passcode: 172035

    Zoom links for your computer or device can be found on at lenttownship.com or by emailing clerk@lenttownship.com.

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

    Kelly Wood, Township Clerk

  • LENT TOWNSHIP BOARD OF AUDIT/BUDGET MEETING NOTICE

    2021 Budget Meeting Notice

    Notice is hereby given that the Lent Town Board will conduct the Board of Audit and Budget meeting on Tuesday, February 2, 2021 at 7:00 pm. The meeting will be held via Zoom by calling 1-312-626-6799 US (Chicago) Meeting ID: 897 3908 9044

    Passcode: 443959 and at the Lent Town Hall at 33155 Hemingway Ave., Stacy, MN 55079. A suggested budget for the year 2022 will be discussed. This budget will be proposed to the residents of Lent Township at the Annual Meeting on Tuesday, March 9, 2021 at 7:00 PM at the Lent Town Hall and via Zoom. Meeting links are on lenttownship.com.

    Join Zoom Meeting
    https://us02web.zoom.us/j/89739089044?pwd=Qk1sTDJxSUlydUZhN3ZhL2VxQm1XUT09

    Meeting ID: 897 3908 9044
    Passcode: 443959

    Pursuant to Minn. Stat. § 13D.021, subd. 1, members of the public are discouraged from attending the meetings in person. The Lent Town Board has determined that permitting the public to enter the regular meeting location (Lent Town Hall) is not prudent because of the health pandemic involving COVID-19.  Some or all members of the Town Board may attend these meetings remotely pursuant to Minn. Stat. § 13D.021, subd. 1.

    The public is expected to join via Zoom or make meeting arrangements by emailing clerk@lenttownship.com or by calling 651-462-3009 at least 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 Lent Township for a Preliminary and Final Plat

    PHN 1-13-2021 Jennifer Neumann prelim and final plat

    NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that on Wednesday, January 13, 2021, 7:00 p.m. via Zoom by calling 1-312-626-6799 (Chicago) on your phone Meeting ID: 870 2561 1790 Passcode: 221151, the Lent Township Planning Commission will hold a public hearing to solicit public response to a request for a preliminary and final plat at PID: 05.00300.00. The applicant is requesting to split the twenty-acre property into two 10-acre parcels. The Planning Commission will make a recommendation regarding the proposed request for the preliminary and final plat to the Town Board for their meeting to be held on January 19, 2021, 7:00 p.m. via Zoom by dialing 1-312-626-6799 (Chicago) on your phone Meeting ID: 828 7071 7372 Passcode: 839997.

    Pursuant to Minn. Stat. § 13D.021, subd. 1, members of the public are discouraged from attending the meetings in person. The Lent Town Board has determined that permitting the public to enter the regular meeting location (Lent Town Hall) is not prudent because of the health pandemic involving COVID-19.  Some or all members of the Town Board or Planning Commission may attend these meetings remotely pursuant to Minn. Stat. § 13D.021, subd. 1.

    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

  • Town Board Meeting January 19, 2021 Notice of Meeting to be Held via Telephone and Electronic Means (Zoom)

    Notice of Phone-Electronic Board Meeting 1-19-2021

    Due to the Peacetime Emergency declared by Governor Walz under Minnesota Statutes Chapter 12, the Health Pandemic that is COVID-19 as labeled by the Center for Disease Control, and Lent Township resolution 2020-11, the Town Board meeting shall be conducted through electronic and telephonic means. If the public wishes to listen to the meeting, the public should:

    To dial in from your phone for the January 19, 2021 Town Board meeting, call 1-312-626-6799 (Chicago) Meeting ID: 828 7071 7372 Passcode: 839997

    To join the Town Board meeting from your computer or device, link https://us02web.zoom.us/j/82870717372?pwd=MmcxbmNieHNQL0xJZTc1dHh1SnArdz09

    Meeting ID: 828 7071 7372 Passcode: 839997

    Pursuant to Minn. Stat. § 13D.021, subd. 1, members of the public are discouraged from attending the meetings in person. The Lent Town Board has determined that permitting the public to enter the regular meeting location (Lent Town Hall) is not prudent because of the health pandemic involving COVID-19.  Some or all members of the Town Board or Planning Commission may attend these meetings remotely pursuant to Minn. Stat. § 13D.021, subd. 1.

    Email clerk@lenttownship.com with any questions or to make meeting arrangements. The meeting will be hybrid: Zoom/in-person. The public is expected to attend remotely unless meeting arrangements are made at least one week prior to the meeting.

    Kelly Wood, Township Clerk

  • Notice of Public Hearing for a Variance Request at Cornillie 1 Community Solar Garden Site

    PHN Cornillie 1 Variance 1-13-2020

    Notice is hereby given that on Wednesday, January 13, 2021 at 7:00 p.m. via Zoom by dialing1-312-626-6799 (Chicago) on your phone Meeting ID: 870 2561 1790 Passcode: 221151 the Lent Township Planning Commission will hold a public hearing to solicit public response to a request from MN 121819, LLC – Cornillie 2 Holdings LLC for a variance request from the 50 foot south side yard setback due to practical difficulties at the proposed 1 MWac Community Solar Garden at 35342 Kost Trail, North Branch, Minnesota 55056. PIN: 05.00007.00. The Planning Commission will make a recommendation regarding the application request to the Town Board for their meeting to be held on Tuesday, January 19, 2021 at 7:00 p.m. via Zoom by dialing 1-312-626-6799 (Chicago) on your phone. Meeting ID: 828 7071 7372 Passcode: 839997

    Pursuant to Minn. Stat. § 13D.021, subd. 1, members of the public are discouraged from attending the meetings in person. The Lent Town Board has determined that permitting the public to enter the regular meeting location (Lent Town Hall) is not prudent because of the health pandemic involving COVID-19.  Some or all members of the Town Board or Planning Commission may attend these meetings remotely pursuant to Minn. Stat. § 13D.021, subd. 1.

    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

  • Notice of Public Hearing for a Community Solar Garden Interim Use Permit (IUP) Application

    PHN Cornillie 1 IUP 12-9-2020

    Notice is hereby given that on Wednesday, December 9, 2020 at 7:00 p.m. via Zoom by dialing1-312-626-6799 (Chicago) on your phone Meeting ID: 834 8435 4017 Passcode: 850202, the Lent Township Planning Commission will hold a public hearing to solicit public response to a request from Gordian Energy Systems – Cornillie 2 Holdings LLC for an Interim Use Permit (IUP) to construct a 1 MWac Community Solar Garden at 35342 Kost Trail, North Branch, Minnesota 55056. PIN: 05.00007.00.

    The Planning Commission will make a recommendation regarding the application request to the Town Board for their meeting to be held on Tuesday, December 15, 2020 at 7:00 p.m. via Zoom by dialing 1-312-626-6799 (Chicago) on your phone. Meeting ID: 832 0908 0946 Passcode: 019154.

    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. Zoom meeting links for your computer or device are posted on lenttownship.com or can be obtained from the Clerk. All application materials are available for public viewing.

    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!