Public Notices & Proposed Ordinances
There are no new Special Meeting Notices with the City Council at this time.
Notice of Proposed Ordinances or Amendment to Ordinances
There are three readings that are required for an ordinance approval unless the Council determines that the ordinance can be accepted in one reading. Public hearing notices are published in the Pioneer Press the Sunday before the City Council meeting.
Please note that failure to provide a notice does not invalidate the adoption or amended ordinance.
The City will also notify by:
- Providing email notification of the proposed ordinances. If you’re interested, you may sign up for ordinance notifications.
- Offering a hard copy, available upon request, of the ordinance at IGH City Hall. Visit the front counter to request,
M-F 8 a.m.-4:30 p.m.
Check Back Often for Summaries of New Proposed Ordinances
Any revisions to proposed ordinances appear in City Council agenda packets for the second and third readings of proposed ordinances. A "reading" refers to when a proposed ordinance is reviewed during a City Council meeting. During the review process, the public has the opportunity to provide feedback and comments on proposed ordinances. You can find out when public hearings and ordinance readings take place by visiting our Agenda Center.
Proposed Ordinance Update - Background Checks for Managers of Licensed Premises
The City of Inver Grove Heights proposes an ordinance update to City Code Title 1, Chapter 10, Section 2 and Title 4, Chapter 1, Section 9, which would specifically authorize a background check for the managers of licensed premises (premises with liquor licenses). A first reading of this proposed amendment will be heard at the City Council meeting on June 27, 2022.
Proposed Ordinance - Amending Mississippi River Critical Corridor Policy and Guidelines
The City of Inver Grove Heights holds that the Mississippi River corridor is a unique and valuable national resource. The prevention and mitigation of irreversible damage to this resource aligns with the City’s core values and promotes the health and well-being of the City and its residents. In furtherance of this, the City of Inver Grove Heights proposes adopting updated policy and guidelines for the Mississippi River Corridor Critical Area consistent with Minnesota Rule 6106 adopted in 2017. In order to maintain consistency with state rules and the City's adopted comprehensive plan, Title 10, Chapter 13, Article C of the Inver Grove Heights City Code adopted on 11-08-2004 by ordinance 1098 would be repealed in its entirety and replaced.
- Draft Proposed Ordinance: Amending Mississippi River Critical Corridor Policy and Guidelines
- Presentation to the City Council on Mississippi River Corridor Proposed Ordinance Update
- Minnesota Department of Natural Resources Guide to Mississippi River Critical Corridor Zoning Updates
Proposed Ordinance Update - Bowhunting
The City of Inver Grove Heights proposes an ordinance update to City Code Title 5, Chapter 6, Sections 1(C) and 1(D) Related to the Discharge of Bows and Arrows within City limits. The next two readings of this proposed amendment will be heard at the City Council meetings on July 15 and August 8, 2022.
Below are a list of proposed ordinances that were recently approved by the IGH City Council. These will be added to the City Code.
Ordinance Update - Vehicle Idling
The City of Inver Grove Heights proposes amending City Code Title 6 with the addition of a Chapter 7. The purpose of the amendment is to better protect the public health by reducing vehicular emissions and noise pollution near residential areas caused by certain idling vehicles. A third reading was heard at the City Council meeting on June 13, 2022 and approved.
New Officer change of American Multi-Cinema Inc. for an On-Sale Intoxicating Liquor License application - Monday, June 27 at 7 p.m. at the regular City Council Meeting
Church of St. Patrick application for a 2 Day Temporary On-Sale Liquor License - Monday, June 27, 2022 at 6 p.m. during the regular City Council meeting
2021 Nuisance Abatement - Monday, June 27 at 6 p.m. in the City Council Chambers at the regular City Council meeting
Planning Commission Public Hearings
All proposed amendments to the City of Inver Grove Heights Zoning Code will be reviewed by the Planning Commission at a public hearing. A Public Notice is published for all public hearings held by the Planning Commission. The Public Notice includes a description of the proposed amendment and the time and date the request will be heard and considered by the Planning Commission.
Planning Commission meetings are held the first and third Tuesday of the month at 7 p.m. in the City Hall Council Chambers, 8150 Barbara Avenue, unless otherwise noted.
Find a list of notices for Planning Commission public hearings below. If you wish to provide written and oral statements for a public hearing, please follow the steps listed on the Planning Commission Agenda that includes the public hearing of interest.
- S.M. Hentges & Sons - Tuesday, July 5, 2022 at 7 p.m. in the City Council Chambers
Albano Trail & Albright Court: Assessment Hearing - September/October 2022 (check back for date and time)
Alison Way: Assessment Hearing - September/October 2022 (check back for date and time)
Carleda Way Area Reconstruction & Cahill Trunk Drainage Improvements: Assessment Hearing - September/October 2022 (check back for date and time)
Tyne Lane: Assessment Hearing - September/October 2022 (check back for date and time)
There are no new notices of elections, dates for filing, sample ballots information or voting equipment testing at this time.
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