Tuesday, February 21, 2017 - 11:22pm
WASHINGTON COUTY, MINNESOTA
Ordinance No. 2017-01
AN ORDINANCE AMENDING THE DENMARK DEVELOPMENT CODE
REGARDING SOLAR ELECTRIC SYSTEMS
The Town Board of Denmark Township adopted Ordinance No. 2017-01 to expressly allow accessory solar electric systems, defined as a solar electric system established for the primary purpose of meeting all or part of the electric energy needs of a building or use located on the same site, and to prohibit commercial solar electric systems, defined as a solar electric system established for the primary purpose of generating electricity and selling it directly to a third party (e.g. electric utility company), in the Town. Accessory solar electric systems are allowed in all zoning districts, provided they comply with the standards established in the ordinance. The Ordinance is effective immediately and a copy can be obtained on the Towns website, at the Washington County Law Library, the Dakota County Hastings Branch Library, and can be obtained by contacting the Town Clerk-Treasurer.
Denmark Township Clerk/Treasurer