New Melle Planning and Zoning: Updating Land Use Map

The New Melle Planning and Zoning Commission will hold a regular meeting on Tuesday, July 2, 2019 at 7 p.m. at City Hall. The commission has been working for months on updating the city's Comprehensive Plan. The project is nearing completion, and the land use map is currently being discussed.  Anyone interested is encouraged to attend the meeting.

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Board of Adjustment Approves Setback and Fence Variances

By Ida Hoffmann-Randall

The New Melle Board of Adjustment held public hearings, and then voted on two variances on June 19, 2019. Both passed. All members of the Board of Adjustment, including Lori West, Darla Green, Randy Hoff and Shannon Larrigan were present, along with City Clerk Savanna Burton, a recorder, Mayor Richard West, City Engineer representative Nathan Buehrle and several members of the community.

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