PUBLIC HEARING NOTICE
NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN, the Planning Commission of Empire Township will hold a public hearing at 8:00 pm on Tuesday, May 19, 2009, at the Empire Town Hall, 3385-197th Street, located one block east of Highway 3.
The purpose of the hearing is to consider amending the Conditional Use Permit (CUP) issued to the Minnesota Cambodian Buddhist Society for the construction of a Stupa (spiritual monument), adjacent to the existing temple, on property legally described as the East 1/2 of the East 1/2 of the Southwest 1/4 of Section 36, Township 114, Range 19, Dakota County, Minnesota. The proposed Stupa includes an approximately 60' by 60' basement with plaza deck and approximately 30' by 30' Stupa base dimension. The height of the Stupa is approximately 48' with 20' steeple. The CUP review also includes driveway extension, landscaping, erosion and sedimentation control, and stormwater management plans.
All interested parties are urged to attend this hearing or submit written comment to be read at the hearing.
Kathleen B. Krippner, Clerk/Treasurer