Planning and Zoning

Planning and Zoning in Todd County, MN

It is the responsibility of the Todd County Planning & Zoning Office to ensure the development and maintenance of the Todd County land use ordinances related to zoning, septic systems, feedlots, subdivisions, shoreland, gravel pit/mining and floodplain management.

In addition, Planning and Zoning is also responsible for establishing an environmental educational and protection presence in the county, facilitate regulatory programs as adopted by the county, provide education and information to citizens on environmental issues, and accomplish protection of land, air and water for the health, safety and general welfare of Todd County.

Additional Information

2019 Planning and Zoning Fee Schedule
Guide to Rural Zoning District Standards

Land Use Permit Application Packet
Land Use Permit Application (only)
Appeal of Land Use Decision Application
Variance Application
Conditional Use Application
Acreage Cluster Development Application
Rezoning Application
Subdivision Application & Process
Shoreland Alteration Application
Mining Application
Application for Administrative Split Packet
Application for Property Line Adjustment
Application to Combine Parcels
Application Request to Change Zoning Ordinance
Septic Forms
Surveyor List

Planning Aids

Authorized Agent Form 2019
Example Site Drawing
Impervious Surface WorksheetIf you would like copies of the agendas or minutes from the Board of Adjustment meetings or Planning Commission Meetings, please contact Todd County Planning and Zoning at 320-732-4420. 2019 Board of Adjustment & Planning Commission dates.

Board of Adjustment

DISTRICT 1:  RUDY BJERGA

DISTRICT 2:  RUSSELL VANDENHEUVEL

DISTRICT 3:  DANNY PEYTON

DISTRICT 4:  RICHARD JOHNSON

DISTRICT 5:  BILL BERSCHEIT

ALTERNATES:  DISTRICT 1: MIKE SOUKUP

Planning Commission

DISTRICT 1:  ARNIE BOIE

DISTRICT 2:  JIM PRATT

DISTRICT 3:  LLOYD GRAVES

DISTRICT 4:  MARK ERDMANN

DISTRICT 5:  MICHAEL WIENER

Alternates: Roger Hendrickson and Gene Irsfeld

COMMISSIONER REPRESENTATIVE: ROD ERICKSON

ALTERNATE REPRESENTATIVE: GARY KNEISL Ordinance (PDFs)

Subdivision Ordinance Sheets (PDFs)

Planning & Zoning Cost Share Funds

Cost Share funds are available for failing septic systems.  Please contact Planning & Zoning at 320.732.4420 to see if you qualify.

Planning & Zoning Grant Reports

Septic Forms:

Informational Documents

Sewer Information Fact Sheet

Informational Links

Grants

Todd County SSTS Imminent Health Threat Abatement Grant

This grant is available to property owners in Todd County that have an open-end septic system or a non-compliant septic system. Preference for funding will be determined based on income status, condition of existing system, and proximity to priority surface waters. This grant will not be available to cover costs on septic system for new dwellings even if it is to replace an existing non-compliant system. Applicants must not have any existing violations on their property,excluding septic violations.

FY 2018 NRBG MPCA Low Income SSTS Upgrade

This grant is available to property owners in Todd County that have an open-end septic system or a non compliant septic system. Preference for funding will be determined based on income status, condition of existing system, and proximity to priority surface waters. This grant will not be available to cover costs on septic system for new dwellings even if it is to replace an existing non-compliant system. Applicants must not have any existing violations on their property, excluding septic violations.

Call the Todd County Planning & Zoning office for an application at 320-732-4420.Guide_Shoreland Zoning Standards

DNR Links

University of MN Extension Links

Todd County Interactive Zoning District Map

(use the New GISViewer and choose the Zoning layer under Map Layers to turn on Zoning layer)

Other Documents

Todd County Zoning Twp Maps

Contact Us

Adam Ossefoort
Planning & Zoning Division Director
215 1st Avenue South, Suite 103
Long Prairie, MN 56347

Hours of Operation

Monday-Friday 8:00 AM – 4:30 PMGeneral Email
toddplan.zone@co.todd.mn.us

Planner
Chris Arens
chris.arens@co.todd.mn.us
Septic, Shoreland, Mining

Planner
Loren Miller
loren.miller@co.todd.mn.us
Plats, Splits, Septic

Planning & Zoning Specialist
Vacancy
BOA, CUPS, General Permitting

Administrative Assistant
LeeAnne Louden
leeanne.louden@co.todd.mn.us

Resource Links

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