Environmental Office
Staff

221 North Wallace Avenue
PO Box 66
Ivanhoe, MN 56142
Phone: 507-694-1344, Fax: 507-694-1341
 

Robert E. Olsen - Administrator

Pete Doyscher- Environmental Technician  

Susan Krier - Administrative Assistant


What We Do

 

Quick Links:

Grants

Feedlots

ISTS

Planning & Zoning

Public Drainage System

Solid Waste/Recycling

 

The Lincoln County Environmental Office is responsible for the following services:
  • Operation, maintenance and repair of the Public Drainage Systems.
  • Implementation and enforcement of the State Statute Chapter 7020 Rules governing feedlots.
  • The regulation of development in Lincoln County per our zoning ordinance and planning of development through our Comprehensive Land Use Plan.
  • Implementation of the Individual Septic Treatment System Program.
  • Administer the Low Interest Loan programs available for residents to upgrade their septic systems.
  • Implementation and enforcement of our Solid Waste Plan and Ordinance.
  • Education, organization, implementation of our County Wide Recycling Program and Pickup.
  • Operation of the County Landfill Transfer Station.
  • Household Hazardous Waste Collections and Disposal.
  • Enforcement of Noxious Weed Law for the State and Lincoln County.
  • Regulation of certified seed dealers and periodic inspections and sampling.
  • Placement and management of Bio-Control Area for noxious weeds (i.e. leafy spurge, musk thistle).

ISTS

SSTS or Septic System Licenses 2014

Buyer-Seller Agreement

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Planning & Zoning

Visit www.gopherstateonecall.org

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Solid Waste/
Recycling

 

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Type your responses directly in the fields provided and print out a copy OR print out a copy and enter your information by hand.

Lincoln County Landfill Recycling Center
1962 270th Street
Ivanhoe, MN 56142
507-694-1773

Open Wednesday afternoons 12-4:00 P.M.
Saturday mornings 8-12:00 A.M.
By appointment: (507) 694-1344

General Garbage: 
$12.50/cubic yard
Demo Materials:
$12.50/cubic yard
Appliances:
$5 each

PLEASE DO NOT DISCARD:

Tires

Batteries

Oil Filters

Appliances

Yard Waste

INCLUDES:

Wood

Glass

Siding

Shingles

INCLUDES:

Air Conditioners

Heat Pumps

Dehumidifiers

Microwaves

Stoves/Ovens

Washers/Dryers

Dishwashers

Water Heaters

Furnaces

Refrigerators/Freezers

Garbage Disposals

Household Hazardous Waste (HHW) Program

 

The purpose of the HHW Program is to:

  • Provide area residents with facilities to property dispose of hazardous wastes.

  • Inform area residents with information regarding hazardous materials.

Through the HHW Program:

  • Hazardous waste disposal services are provided at no cost.*

  • Residents are provided with hazardous waste disposal information.

Household Hazardous Waste (HHW):

Oil-based paint
Pesticides
Paint thinner
Furniture stripper
Solvents
Insecticides
Household Cleaners
Aerosol Products
Gasoline, fuels
Fertilizer w/weed killer

Pool Chemicals
Stain, varnish, lacquer
Turpentine

Paint Remover
Wood preservatives
Roofing tar
Driveway sealer
Glue w/solvents
Concrete cleaner
Drain and oven cleaner
Aerosol products
Polish w/solvents
Mothballs
Nail polish, remover
Degreasers
Rechargeable/Button Batteries

HHW disposal is FREE  for residents. No businesses PLEASE.

Attention : Farmers & Gardeners
We will take up to 300 lbs. of pesticides & herbicides free of charge.

Fluorescent Light Bulb Disposal:
Four Feet: 50

Circular: $1.00
Eight Feet: 75

Broken:$1.00


Residents and Businesses may bring in light bulbs.


Public Drainage System

Feedlots Minnesota Pollution Control Agency Web Site

The forms below are presented in PDF format.

Grant Reporting

Natural Resources Block Grant (NRBG)

Wetland Conservation Act (WCA)

Shoreland

Subsurface Sewage Treatment Systems (SSTS) Abatement

Clean Water, Land and Legacy Stories

 

Lincoln County Courthouse, 319 N. Rebecca, PO Box 29, Ivanhoe, MN 56142  | Phone: 507-694-1529, Fax: 507-694-1198

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