Welcome to Lincoln County Minnesota

 
Environmental Office
Staff

Robert E. Olsen - Administrator
507-694-1699

 

Dustin Hauschild - Assistant Administrator
507-694-1038

 

Pete Doyscher- Environmental Technician  
507-694-1012

 

Susan Krier - Administrative Assistant
507-694-1344

 

Landfill:  507-694-1773

 

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


What We Do

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Aquatic Invasive Species

Buffer Aid

Grants

Feedlots

Planning & Zoning

Public Drainage System

Solid Waste/Recycling

SSTS

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).

Aquatic Invasive Species (AIS)

Buffer Aid

SSTS

SSTS or Septic System Licenses 2021

Buyer-Seller Agreement

The forms below are presented in PDF format.  

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Planning & Zoning

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Visit www.gopherstateonecall.org

 

The forms below are presented in PDF format.  

Land Use Permits

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Solid Waste/
Recycling

 

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

 

2021 Recycling Calendar

Monday afternoon 1:00 P.M. -  4:00 P.M.
Wednesday afternoons 8:00 A.M. - 4:00 P.M.
Saturday mornings 8:00 A.M. - 12:00 P.M.

By appointment: (507) 694-1344

Rural Garbage and Recycling Sites

Alta Vista Town Hall: 3570 260TH AVE - PORTER

               Located in NW1/4 of Sec. 26, Alta Vista Township

Arco: SW Side of Town

               Located Intersection of South Oak & County Highway 26

Hendricks: 317 S PRAIRIE ST

               Located South of Hendricks Farmer’s Lumber Yard

Ivanhoe:  221 N WALLACE AVE

               Located at the County Highway Department

Lake Benton: 110 W BENTON ST 

               Located behind the Fire Hall

Lake Shaokatan North: 2464 COUNTY RD 102

               Located at DNR Landing—Sec. 23, Shaokatan Township

Lake Shaokatan South: 2450 PICNIC POINT LN

               Located in Picnic Point County Park

Marble: 3709 US Hwy 75

               Located at the Marble Store—Sec. 16, Marble Township

Tyler: 600 STRONG STREET

              Located East of City Burn Site

Verdi: 1079 CENTER ST

               Located North side of town, intersection of Front St & Elevator Rd

Wilno: 2148 SOBIESKI ST

               Located South end of Wilno


Southwest Regional Solid Waste Commission

Recycling & Solid Waste Management Information

http://swrswc.org/

GARBAGE

$15/CUBIC YARD

DO NOT DISCARD:

Batteries

Oil Filters

Yard Waste

DEMO MATERIALS:

$15/CUBIC

INCLUDES:

Wood

Glass

Siding

Shingles

APPLIANCES:

$5 EACH

INCLUDES:

Air Conditioners

Heat Pumps

Dehumidifiers

Microwaves

Stoves/Ovens

Washers/Dryers

Dishwashers

Water Heaters

Furnaces

Refrigerators/Freezers

Garbage Disposals

   

 FURNITURE
Sofa    $10.00

Chair, Recliner, Loveseat    $10.00

Mattress – any size $7.00

Box Spring – any size $7.00

TIRES
Out of County Surcharge  $1.00/Tire
Car Tire   $2.50
Truck Tire   $5.00
Semi Tire   $7.50
Tractor Tire   $10-25

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:
$ .50 4ft. and under

$ 1.00 8ft and over

Broken Fluorescent Bulbs $ 1.00 per bulb

Ballasts $ 2.00 per lb.


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)

 

 

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Clean Water, Land and Legacy Stories

 

Lincoln County Courthouse, 319 N. Rebecca, PO Box 29, Ivanhoe, MN 56142  | Phone: 507-694-1000 , Fax: 507-694-1198

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