shoreland zoning

The DNR is hosting a public hearing in Tomahawk next month to get input on proposed changes in the shoreland zoning rules.

After revising the rules in 2009...known as NR115... some counties have complained the new rules would be difficult to implement and enforce.

The agency has several changes proposed, says Deputy Division Manager Russ Rassmussen...

" we've met with them over the past couple of years and recognized some revisions that will make the rule more straightforward, a little more flexible for counties..."