Schieffer Property Residential Development

Proposed project overview:

Proposing to subdivide 113.4 acres of primarily agricultural land in the central portion of Spring Lake Township in Scott County, Minnesota.  The applicant proposes to offer 39 residential single-family lots for future sale.  Approximately 18.2 acres of open space is also planned, which will include buffers, woodlands, wetlands, and stormwater basins.

Project status:

On September 7th, 2021, at the regular County Board Meeting, the Scott County Board of Commissioners declared that EAW is adequate and an EIS is not needed.  Scott County Environmental Services has reviewed the comments received for the Schieffer Residential Development EAW and have found no significant environmental effects that warrant further study.