A regular meeting of the Board of Managers, Buffalo-Red River Watershed District, will be held on Monday, November 27, 2017 at 7:00 PM in the Barnesville office.
Call Meeting to Order 7:00 PM.
Secretary’s Report-Approve draft 11/13/17 regular meeting minutes.
Treasurer’s Report- Review monthly financial report.
Citizens to be Heard.
- See list of 2016/2017 applications.
- Harlen Wentz drainage complaint. Section 3, Callaway Township, Becker County. Status of tile plug. Next steps. Hearing set for 12/11/17.
- Schindler/Boeder drainage complaint. Section 33, Barnesville Township. Status of cleanout. Schedule hearing?
- No. 79, Wolverton Creek Restoration. Next steps, easements. Wilkin CUP hearing-12/06/17, 8:30 AM, Breckenridge.
- No. 78, Clay-Wilkin J.D. No. 1 Diversion. Status of preliminary survey report.
- No. 49, Oakport Flood Mitigation. Larson lawsuit. Wetland issues. Levee certification. Excess material removal.
- No. 21, Wilkin C.D. No. 13-Lateral. Thompson repair in Section 36, Deerhorn Township.
- No. 1, Wilkin C.D. No. 22. Status of main repair.
- F-M Diversion. Results of Governors’ Task Force.
- S. Branch Phase I. LSOHC for east of T.H. 9, next steps? Meeting with Rogelstad.
- Wilkin C.D. Nos. 40, 41, 42, 43, and 44. Buffers/side inlets construction status? Norman appeal.
- Easement study. 12/13/17 meeting with Dr. Taff, Watershed Office, Barnesville. Thoughts/comments.
- Barnesville Township. Offer on Braton property?
- 1W1P. Next meeting status/MOA. Workplan/budget.
- MAWD Annual Meeting. November 30-December 2, Alexandria.
- Otter Tail River/Buffalo River/Upper Red River TMDL/WRAPS. Next steps/process. Upper Red final comments.
- 2015 Buffer Law. Drainage systems. BRRWD enforcement regulations to BWSR.
- Elkton Wetland Restoration-Briks’ billing.
- Section 27, Manston Township. Status of ditch repair. Abel LSF application.
- City of Glyndon proposed subdivision. Need for fdr discussions.
- 220th ST Drainage Investigation. 08/10/17 meeting, next steps? Stephenson flooding concern.
- Lake Fifteen/86th AVE S. Project status/issues. HEI road R/W survey. Burnette violation letter.
- Section 4, Manston Township. Review of drainage along T.H. No. 9. Next steps?
- No. 77, Clay C.D. No. 51-Lateral. Status of lawsuit.
- No. 71, City of Moorhead 50th AVE S. Levee certification. Wetland credits. Gate installation.
- No. 65, County Line Outlet. Adrian Haugrud request to relocate outlet.
- No. 56, Manston Slough Restoration. NRCS project status. Road maintenance.
- No. 49, Oakport Flood Mitigation. Phase 4 status. Open House.
- No. 39, Georgetown Levee. Maintenance. Road closures. Deed restrictions. Wambach flood insurance. FEMA/mowing status. Elevation certificates. Wambach building on R/W. Land transfer.
- No. 33, Clay C.D. No. 50. Serenity Living easement.
- No. 2, Wilkin C.D. No. 13. Status of repairs/spoil leveling.
Flood Damage Reduction Project Team:
- Next meeting scheduled for Thursday, December 14, 2017, 1:30 PM, Barnesville.
- Plan for S. Branch project. Concept development. Phase 1A options. Funding. Agency meeting. BWSR grant. Landowner contracts. FMDA pay request. Carolyn Swenson “temporary” repair.
- Plan for Barnesville Township. Next steps? Meet with possible retention landowners. COE Concurrence Point No. 3. Pipeline issues. FMDA pay request.
- WRP sites: Reep Lake and Haick/Peppel. BRRWD funding policy. Easement options. T.H. 108 site. ACEP.
- Stony Creek off-channel site. Contact with landowners. Comprehensive project. Soil borings. MNDOT issues. DNR dam classification. Easement policy. ALE. COE Concurrence Point No. 3. Revised cost estimate. FMDA pay request. Dohn appraisal.
- Data Retention Program. Status of using M-Files?
- Wilkin C.D. No. 1B. Violation, SE1/4, Section 33, Meadows Township.
- Wilkin C.D. No. 2. Violation, NW1/4, Section 3, Sunnyside Township.
- Wilkin C.D. No. 6A. Redetermination of benefits. County repairs.
- MPCA MS4. Discuss program. BRRWD Rules.
- Elkton Township Wetland Restoration. COE process. Johnson encroachment.
- Otter Tail River Restoration. 319 grant. CWF grant. Section 1135 grant. Survey status? COE mitigation.
- BRRWD Rules Update.
- BRRWD By-laws update.
- Whiskey Creek. Survey status? Next steps.
- BWSR FY 2018 Drainage Records Modernization Grant.
- Next Meeting-Monday, December 11, 2017, 7:00 PM, Barnesville.
John E. Hanson, Secretary