Metropolitan Land Use Planning (Minnesota)
Last modified on February 12, 2015.
|Applies to States or Provinces||Minnesota|
|Name||Metropolitan Land Use Planning (Minnesota)|
|Policy Category||Other Policy|
|Policy Type||Environmental Regulations|
|Affected Technologies||Biomass/Biogas, Coal with CCS, Concentrating Solar Power, Energy Storage, Fuel Cells, Geothermal Electric, Hydroelectric, Hydroelectric (Small), Natural Gas, Nuclear, Solar Photovoltaics, Wave Energy, Wind energy|
|Program Administrator||Metropolitan Land Use Advisory Committee, Metropolitan Council|
|Applicable Jurisdiction||Metropolitan areas in MN|
| Last Substantive Modification
|Information Source||http://www.metrocouncil.org/Planning/Planning/Land-Use-and-Planning-Resources-Study.aspx, http://www.metrocouncil.org/Council-Meetings/Committees/Land-Use-Advisory-Committee.aspx|
This statute establishes the Metropolitan Land Use Advisory Committee within the Metropolitan Council to coordinate plans, programs, and controls related to urbanization and development among individual governmental units in metropolitan areas. The committee is responsible for monitoring growth and urbanization patterns and open space, as well as air and water pollution and water shortages. The committee may make recommendations, adopt guidelines and procedures, and alter zoning rules.
Authorities (Please contact the if there are any file problems.)
|Authority 1:||Minn. Stat. 473.851-871|