Ordinance Advisory


This Committee was put in place to make recommendations to the Council regarding the Zoning Ordinance and development review process. A draft report was completed and accepted by the City Council in draft form. Implementation of the report recommendations will occur in 2019.

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Law Enforcement services are provided by the Hennepin County Sheriff, and Fire Department services are provided by the Medicine Lake Fire Department.

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The City of Medicine Lake Planning Commission provides direction for city residents in the permitting process for building and remodeling projects.

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The City of Medicine Lake City Council meets on the first Monday of each month.

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August 5th Council Meeting
6:00 p.m.

Notice is hereby given that at the August 5th, 2019, City Council meeting beginning at 6:00 at the City Hall, the City Council will be considering adoption of the following item:

Zoning Ordinance Amendments: An ordinance amending the zoning ordinance including technical modifications and clarifications, modifications to setbacks, and establishment of driveway standards and permitting processes.

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City of Medicine Lake, MN

10609 South Shore Drive
Medicine Lake, MN 55441

Phone: 763.542.9701
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About Medicine Lake

The City of Medicine Lake is nestled in the western suburbs on the large peninsula within Medicine Lake, the second largest lake in the Twin Cities. Just miles from downtown Minneapolis, our community enjoys the benefits of a small town as well as the luxuries of being surrounded by other booming communities.

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