• November 7, 2017
  • 6:00 pm
  • Manitowish Waters Community Center

Notice of Public Hearing 

Manitowish Waters Planning Commission

Manitowish Waters Town Board of Supervisors


NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that a Joint Public Hearing will be conducted by the Town of Manitowish Waters Planning Commission and the Manitowish Waters Town Board on Tuesday, November 7, 2017, immediately following the Public Hearing on Amendments to Article IX of the General Zoning Ordinance beginning at 6:00 p.m., at the Manitowish Waters Community Center, 5731 US Highway 51, Manitowish Waters.  The purpose of the public hearing is to accept public comments on a proposed amendment to the Manitowish Waters Comprehensive Plan.

An application has been filed by Rest Lake Apartments LLC/Eau Holdings requesting an amendment to the land use plan map adopted as part of the Town Comprehensive Plan.  The application requests that the land use plan map be amended to change the land use designation of Tax Parcel 16-93-51 (6.89 acres), located at 13870 Woodland Lane from “Residential” to “Commercial.”  A rezoning of the property from R-2 (Multiple Family Residential) to CB-4 (Community Business) may also be requested and will be considered at a future public hearing.

The public may review copies of the application and of the Comprehensive Plan at the Manitowish Waters Zoning Office during regular Zoning Office hours.  Interested parties may make arrangements with the Zoning Administrator’s office by contacting Tom Thiessen, Zoning Administrator, or Vince Hoehn, Secretary, Manitowish Waters Planning Commission, to obtain a copy of the application, at 715-543-2855 or mwzoning@mwtown.org.  The Comprehensive Plan is also available for review at the Koller Memorial Library and online at mwtown.org.

During the Public Hearing, the public is invited to speak on the proposed plan amendment.  Written comments may be submitted to the Zoning Administrator or Town Clerk until 12:00 noon on November 7, 2017, or at the Public Hearing, and shall become part of the record.  The Public Hearing shall be closed when all interested parties in attendance have had an opportunity to offer comment.

Upon the close of the Public Hearing, a meeting of the Manitowish Waters Planning Commission shall be called to order and the application shall be addressed per the agenda.

This Public Notice is dated and posted October 2, 2017.

By:    Vincent Hoehn

Secretary, Manitowish Waters Planning Commission