Office Hours:
Mon, Tues, Wed 9am-5pm Friday 9am-2pm

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

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

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

Lent Township is shouldering and blacktopping. Watch for dangerous conditions and workers! Contractors may do road work on weekends! 

Swing away mailbox posts are in stock at the office for $75! No need to call ahead - bring cash or a check

Upcoming:

June 20 - 6:30 pm Sex Trafficking Awareness - At the Town Hall

July 8 - 7:00 pm Broadband Committee Meeting - Join the Committee!

A quorum of Board members is likely at all meetings

Swing Away Mailbox Posts $75 cash or check only - Available in the office


Road construction has started! The road order is below and is subject to change at any time (and without notice)

Bituminous Paving Construction Notice 

Blacktop Schedule:

#1 Foxhill Ave, 320th St, 317th, 318th - W of Foxhill - 6/4/19 - 6/5/2019  Notice

#2 Fir Trail - East 6/6/2019 Fir Trail West will be done soon!

#3 Echo Lane, 311th, Echo Court - 6/6/2019 -  Notice

#4 318th, Emily Lane, Emily Court - Coming Soon!

#5 Elk Lane, Elk Court, 321st Street 6-14-2019

#6 Elmo Ave and 340th Street

#7 Elmcrest Ave

 

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Blacktop Echo Lane, 311th, Echo Court
Blacktop Echo Lane, 311th, Echo Court
Jun 5 all-day
May be delayed until the week of June 10th because of weather No blacktopping Friday the 7th
Blacktop Fir Trail
Fill potholes on 320th W of Falcon
CSOAF Packing Night 6:00 pm
CSOAF Packing Night
Jun 5 @ 6:00 pm
CSOAF Packing Night
http://www.csoaf.com/ http://www.csoaf.com/donations.html
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Hall Rented
Hall Rented
Jun 12 all-day
 
Planning & Zoning Meeting
Planning & Zoning Meeting
Jun 12 all-day
7 PM Planning Zoning Meeting
Hall Rented 6:30 pm
Hall Rented
Jun 12 @ 6:30 pm
 
PC Agenda 7:00 pm
PC Agenda
Jun 12 @ 7:00 pm
June 12, 2019 6-12-2019 P&Z Agenda
Planning Commission Meeting 7:00 pm
Public Hearing 7:00 pm
Public Hearing
Jun 12 @ 7:00 pm
PHN Compass ARVIG CUP 2019 Notice is hereby given that on June 12, 2019, 7:00 p.m. at the Town Hall, 33155 Hemingway Ave. Stacy, MN 55079 the Lent Township Planning Commission will hold a public hearing to solicit public response
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Hall Rented
Jun 21 – Jun 23 all-day
 
Hall Rented
Hall Rented
Jun 21 – Jun 23 all-day
 
Hall Rented
Hall Rented
Jun 21 – Jun 23 all-day
 
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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 – Subdivision

    Public Hearing July 10, 2019 PZ Subdivision

    Notice is hereby given that on July 10, 2019, 7:00 p.m. at the Town Hall, 33155 Hemingway Ave. Stacy, MN 55079 the Lent Township Planning Commission will hold a public hearing to solicit public response to an amendment to the subdivision ordinance. The Planning Commission will make a recommendation regarding the proposed amendment to the Town Board for their meeting to be held on July 16, 2019, 7:00 p.m. at the Town Hall.

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

    Kelly Wood, Township Clerk

  • Notice of Public Hearing for a Variance Application

    PHN Cornillie 2 Variance 7-10-2019

    Notice is hereby given that on Wednesday, July 10, 2019 at 7:00 p.m. at the Town Hall, 33155 Hemingway Ave, the Lent Township Planning Commission will hold a public hearing to solicit public response to a request from Innovative Power Systems, Inc. – James and Ann Marie Cornillie for a variance application. The request is a variance from a southern yard setback for a proposed 1 MW Community Solar Garden at 35342 Kost Trail, North Branch, Minnesota 55056. PIN: 05.00007.00.

    The Planning Commission will make a recommendation regarding the proposed variance request to the Town Board for their meeting to be held on Tuesday, July 16, 2019 at 7:00 p.m. at the Town Hall.

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

    Kelly Wood, Township Clerk

  • Notice of Public Hearing for a Community Solar Garden IUP Application

    PHN Cornillie 2 IUP 7-10-2019

    Notice is hereby given that on Wednesday, July 10, 2019 at 7:00 p.m. at the Town Hall, 33155 Hemingway Ave, the Lent Township Planning Commission will hold a public hearing to solicit public response to a request from Innovative Power Systems, Inc. – James and Ann Marie Cornillie for a 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 proposed 1 MWac Community Solar Garden would occupy approximately 8 acres of land.

    The Planning Commission will make a recommendation regarding the proposed request to the Town Board for their meeting to be held on Tuesday, July 16, 2019 at 7:00 p.m. at the Town Hall.

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

    Kelly Wood,

    Township Clerk

  • LENT TOWNSHIP PUBLIC HEARING NOTICE OF A CUP APPLICATION

    PHN ToyHouse CUP 2019

    Notice is hereby given that on June 12, 2019, 7:00 p.m. at the Town Hall, 33155 Hemingway Ave. Stacy, MN 55079 the Lent Township Planning Commission will hold a public hearing to solicit public response to a Conditional Use Permit (CUP) application from Jake Lesley/ToyHouse Farms. The intent is to have an agricultural business at 33273 Falcon Avenue, Stacy, MN 55079.

    The Planning Commission will make a recommendation regarding the CUP to the Town Board for their meeting to be held on June 18, 2019 7:00 p.m. at the Town Hall.

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

    Kelly Wood, Township Clerk

  • Mailbox Policy
  • LENT TOWNSHIP PUBLIC HEARING NOTICE OF A CUP APPLICATION

    PHN Compass ARVIG CUP 2019

    Notice is hereby given that on June 12, 2019, 7:00 p.m. at the Town Hall, 33155 Hemingway Ave. Stacy, MN 55079 the Lent Township Planning Commission will hold a public hearing to solicit public response to a Conditional Use Permit (CUP) application from Arvig Enterprises Inc. The intent is to construct underground fiber to provide service to a business at 34888 Kable Avenue, North Branch, MN 55056.

    The Planning Commission will make a recommendation regarding the CUP to the Town Board for their meeting to be held on June 18, 2019 7:00 p.m. at the Town Hall.

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

    Kelly Wood, Township Clerk

Updates

  • Lent Township is shouldering and blacktopping. Watch for dangerous conditions and workers! Contractors may do road work on weekends!

    Swing away mailbox posts are in stock at the office for $75! No need to call ahead – bring cash or a check

  • Road construction has started! The road order is below and is subject to change at any time (and without notice)

    Bituminous Paving Construction Notice 

    Blacktop Schedule:

    #1 Foxhill Ave, 320th St, 317th, 318th – W of Foxhill – 6/4/19 – 6/5/2019  Notice

    #2 Fir Trail – East 6/6/2019 Fir Trail West will be done soon!

    #3 Echo Lane, 311th, Echo Court – 6/6/2019 –  Notice

    #4 318th, Emily Lane, Emily Court – Coming Soon!

    #5 Elk Lane, Elk Court, 321st Street 6/14

    #6 Elmo Ave and 340th Street

    #7 Elmcrest Ave

  • Mailbox Policy
  • Move Your Swing Away Mailbox Post

    If your road is newly blacktopped you must move your mailbox post to abide by USPS standards ASAP. Swing away mailbox posts are sold in the office for $75.00.

    https://www.usps.com/manage/mailboxes.htm

  • Swing Away Mailbox Post

    Swing Arm Mailbox Posts are sold in the Lent Township office! Purchase your swing arm mailbox post ASAP! They are in stock for $75 They must be installed according to State and USPS standards. See below. (The Township does not provide installation)

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!