A public hearing will be held by the Brown County Planning, Development & Transportation Committee on Tuesday May 25, 2021, at 6:15 p.m. at the Duck Creek Center – Public Works Dept., 2198 Glendale Avenue, Village of Howard, Wisconsin. The purpose of this public hearing is to solicit comments on proposed amendments and map revisions to Chapter 23 (Floodplains) of the Brown County Code of Ordinances.
The proposed amendments as required by NR 116.05(4) will be updating Section 23.06 Official Maps and Revisions and removing the Appendix to Sec. 23.06(2). Incorporation of: FEMA panels, Dam Failure Inundation for Macco Pond Dam, 4144 CTH W, Town of Rockland, Floodplain study for SW Tributary to Dutchman Creek in the Town of Lawrence, Letters of Map Revision (LOMR’s) in the Towns of Lawrence, Ledgeview Pittsfield and Scott, and Conditional Letter of Map Revision (CLOMR) in the Town of Ledgeview.
The proposed regulations are intended to protect life, health and property in floodplain areas and will govern uses permitted in mapped floodplains. These proposed amendments are intended to meet the requirements of the Federal Emergency Management Agency and Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources Chapters NR 116, Wis. Adm. Code.
The proposed amendment to the ordinance can be viewed on the Brown County internet site at www.browncountywi.gov/zoning. Copies can also be viewed Monday through Friday during the hours of 8:00 a.m. – 4:30 p.m. at the Brown County Clerk or Brown County Zoning offices (by appointment) located at 305 E. Walnut Street, Green Bay, Wisconsin.
All persons interested are invited to attend this hearing and be heard. Written comments may be submitted to Brown County Zoning, 305 E. Walnut Street, Room 320, Green Bay, Wisconsin 54301 no later than 4:30 p.m. on May 21, 2021. Any questions regarding the proposed amendments and map revisions should be directed to Brown County Zoning at (920) 448-6480.
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