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Ordinance 110 – Solid Waste Management

Notice is hereby given of a public hearing to amend Dakota County Ordinance No. 110–Solid Waste Management. The public hearing will take place on Tuesday, June 18 at 9 a.m. at the Administration Center, third floor, 1590 Highway 55, Hastings, MN 55033  The major amendments in Ordinance No. 110 that are being proposed include:

  • The addition of a new Section 3.11 regulating the off-site use of minimally contaminated soil from development projects and road construction projects. This new section adds a definition for “minimally contaminated soil” and sets out use restrictions, exclusions, and sampling requirements for the re-use of minimally contaminated soil.
  • Renumbering current Section 3.11 (Highest Standards Prevail) to Section 3.21.

Copies of the proposed amendments are at all Dakota County Library locations, at the Dakota County Treasurer/Auditor’s Office, and on the Dakota County website or can be requested from the County’s Environmental Resources Department at 952-891-7543.

Interested agencies, groups, or persons attending the public hearing shall have the right to provide written or oral comments. Prior to the public hearing, written comments may be addressed to the Dakota County Environmental Resources Department, 14955 Galaxie Avenue, Apple Valley, Minnesota, 55124, Attn: Terry Muller. Emailed comments will also be accepted at

Ordinance 110 (2010) - Solid Waste Management
Ordinance110Proposal.pdfOrdinance 110 Solid Waste Management (Proposed)​