Planning & Zoning
Ordinance and Comprehensive Plan

VISIONING SESSION #2

Tuesday, April 18th at Grand View Lodge

5:00 - 8:00 PM (Open House Style)


Zoning Ordinance (Ctrl + F to search document)

Zoning Map

Comprehensive Plan - Graphic Version - 2007

Comprehensive Plan - Text Only - 2007


What is a comprehensive plan? 

The heart of a comprehensive plan is an expression of the community’s vision for the future and a strategic map to reach that vision. But, it’s much more than that.

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WHAT’S BEEN DONE TO DATE:

A Steering Committee (SC) has been formed to provide insight and guidance for the comprehensive plan update, and make recommendations on behalf of the City of Nisswa.

Sector Name Role
School Board Member Molly Raske Nisswa Elementary, Principal
Resort Owner Mark Ronnei Grand View Lodge, General Manager
Local Artist Mike Sedivy Aardvark Artwork, Owner
Local Industry Representative Suzie Wetrosky Viking Label
Highway Business Owner Brent Wiczek Nisswa Marine, General Manager
Downtown Business Owner Cari LaRose Indulge Your Senses, Owner
Chamber of Commerce Shawn Hansen Director of Nisswa Chamber 
Permanent Resident Lisa Woog Permanent Resident
Permanent Resident Bob Fier Permanent Resident
Natural Resource Representative Sheila Johnston GCOLA Board Member
Planning Commission Member Anne Laufman Planning Commission Member
Builder/Developer Larry Petron Nor-Son, Director of Project Controls
Park Board Member Reed Larson Park Board Member
Steering Committee Meeting #1 Meeting Minutes Meeting Packet Presentation
Steering Committee Meeting #2 Meeting Minutes Meeting Packet Presentation
Steering Committee Meeting #3a Meeting Minutes Meeting Packet Presentation
Steering Committee Meeting #3b Meeting Minutes Meeting Packet Presentation
Steering Committee Meeting #4      
Steering Committee Meeting #5      
Steering Committee Meeting #6      

Our first Visioning Session was held on January 10th at the Nisswa Community Center. We had a great turnout of about 80 people and we received some awesome input. Click here for the key themes from the Visioning Session. Thanks to everyone who was able to attend! 

We also had an online survey in February that got 178 responses.

Community Survey - Memo Community Survey - Results

EXPECTED TOPICS:

Community Profile, Land Use and Zoning, Housing, Intergovernmental Cooperation, Transportation, Economic and Community Development, Park and Open Space, Natural Resources, and Recreation, Tourism, Utilities and Community Facilities, Food Planning, Energy, Broadband, Changes in Population, Shift in Labor Force, and Implementation.

If you wish to receive email updates on this project, please send an email to bjones@ci.nisswa.mn.us with "Comp Plan Updates" in the subject line and your full name included in the message.

 

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