The mission of the
Faribault County SWCD
is to assist the citizens of Faribault County
in improving water quality
and reducing soil erosion,
establishing wildlife habitat,
and promoting information and education
to ensure continued clean water
for future generations
and continued productivity
of our soil and water.

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STORMWATER MINI-GRANTS AVAILABLE  NEW
Faribault County SWCD received a grant from the MN Board of Water and Soil Resources to offer non-profit community groups mini grants to implement stormwater/non-point source reduction practices in Faribault County, Freeborn County, and the Le Sueur River Watershed.  Non-profit community groups are asked to fill out the application and submit electronically no later than 4PM on April 30, 2015.  All projects must be completed in full by December 1, 2015.

RFP Instructions - Application guidelines, eligible activities, application instructions
Application

COMPREHENSIVE LAND USE PLAN NOTICE OF PUBLIC HEARING
The Faribault County Planning Commission will hold a Public Hearing on Monday, March 16, 2015 at 7:00 PM in the Conference Room of the Faribault County Ag Center, Blue Earth, MN to take public testimony and recommend to the Faribault County Board of Commissioners to adopt an amended Faribault County Comprehensive Land Use Plan.

Faribault County Comprehensive Land Use Plan
Appendix A - Maps
Appendix B - Public Input Process
Appendix C - Watershed Feasibility Assessments and Funding Options

FARIBAULT COUNTY & CITIES ROAD MAP

REDETERMINATION OF BENEFITS BROCHURE 
What do I need to know?, Key Definitions, Systematic ROB, Why?, How?, Procedure, Buffer Strips, Inspections & Maintenance

FARIBAULT COUNTY GIS VIEWER- Online interactive GIS map  Updated 10/14 
A new feature of the GIS Viewer is a Zoning Permit Report, which includes copies of Certificates of Compliance and SSTS pumping reports.

  • Click "Search Address" in toolbar.  Type rural 911 address #.  Click "Go".
  • Click on address under Search Results.
  • Click "Identify" in toolbar (blue circle with "i").  Click on 911 address point on map.
  • Identify results display in left window.
  • Click "Copy of Permit" to open a SSTS permit.  Click "Open Zoning Permit Report (PDF)" to create a summary report of results.

  COUNTY RECREATION & CONSERVATION AREAS - wildlife viewing, birding, public lands, parks, trails & public water access map

 

 

 

 

 
 

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 Faribault County Ag Center • 415 S Grove Street, Suite 8 Blue Earth MN 56013 • Phone 507-526-2388 • Fax 507-526-2508 • M-F 7:00AM-4:30PM Site Designed by BEVCOMM