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Plan Commissioner Information and Resources – March 2017

Happy Spring! The March Zoning Board of Appeals Workshop  drew 48 participants from 16 communities in and around Winnebago County.  Thanks to the Village of Fox Crossing, Village of Harrison, and the Center for Land Use Education for making it possible! Mark your calendar – there will be a Plan Commissioner workshop  on Monday, May 22 from […]

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REMINDER – Zoning Board of Appeals Workshop March 6 2017

This is a great refresher for Zoning Board members! All Zoning Boards in Winnebago, Calumet and Outagamie Counties are invited! Zoning Board of Appeals Workshop  – Monday, March 6, 2017, 5:30pm – 8:30pm @ Village of Fox Crossing Community Center.  Click here for the brochure for registration and agenda details.  You may also purchase the Zoning […]

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REMINDER – Zoning Board of Appeals Workshop March 6, 2017

This is a great refresher for Zoning Board members! All Zoning Boards in Winnebago, Calumet and Outagamie Counties are invited! Zoning Board of Appeals Workshop  – Monday, March 6, 2017, 5:30pm – 8:30pm @ Village of Fox Crossing Community Center.  Click here for the brochure for registration and agenda details.  You may also purchase the Zoning […]

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Plan Commissioner Information and Resources February 2017

Happy 2017! Zoning Board of Appeals Workshop  – Monday, March 6, 2017, 5:30pm – 8:30pm @ Fox Crossing Community Center.  Click here for the brochure for registration and agenda details.  You may also purchase the Zoning Board Handbook or Plan Commissioner Handbook when you register (details in the brochure). This workshop will provide information about the […]

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AEAs – September 2016

Agriculture Enterprise Areas, 2016 We viewed the short film “Wisconsin’s Homegrown Farmers” – http://video.wpt.org/video/2365836641/ We had a short presentation by the Town of Greenville about their AEA Process – http://www.townofgreenville.com/town/Land%20use/Land%20Use%20docs/AEA%20background.pdf Background resources on AEA from DATCP can be found here — https://datcp.wi.gov/Pages/Programs_Services/FarmlandPreservation.aspx

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December County Farmland Preservation Planning Meetings scheduled

County Farmland Preservation Planning Town Meetings in December! These meetings are for landowners in the Towns in Winnebago County.  The County is hosting three informational meetings in December, and you are cordially invited to attend any one of them.  These informational meetings are designed to provide you with information about Wisconsin’s Farmland Preservation Program and the […]

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Ag Enterprise Area Petitions now being accepted by DATCP!

Notification from DATCP The Wisconsin Department of Agriculture, Trade and Consumer Protection (DATCP) is now accepting petitions for Agricultural Enterprise Areas to be designated in 2017. Agricultural enterprise areas, or AEAs, are blocks of land that are primarily in agricultural use for farming and for businesses that serve the farming sector. They are created when […]

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Reminder! Tonight’s Plan Commissioner Meeting

I’ll be serving popcorn tonight too (-: hope you can come! Reminder! Plan Commissioner Network meeting When: Wednesday September 28, 6:30pm-8:00pm (come at 6pm for a viewing of “Wisconsin’s Homegrown Farmer”) Where: J.P. Coughlin Center, 625 E County Rd Y, Oshkosh WI Discussion Topic: “Agriculture Enterprise Areas” We will discuss AEAs as a potential tool in […]

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REMINDER -Plan Commissioner Network meeting 9/28/16 and video viewing opportunity!

Reminder! Plan Commissioner Network meeting When: Wednesday September 28, 6:30pm-8:00pm (come at 6pm for a viewing of “Wisconsin’s Homegrown Farmer”) Where: J.P. Coughlin Center, 625 E County Rd Y, Oshkosh WI Discussion Topic: “Agriculture Enterprise Areas” We will discuss AEAs as a potential tool in Winnebago County. I’m working on having representatives from the Greenville […]

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