Notice is hereby given that a public comment period is now open for the proposed amended VRWJPO Standards.

The VRWJPO will hold a public hearing at 1:00 p.m. on Thursday, August 22, 2019, at the Dakota County Extension and Conservation Center, 4100 220th Street, Farmington, Minnesota, Conference Room A, for the purpose of receiving comments on the proposed amendments .

The Proposed Amendments to the VRWJPO Standards can be viewed online at in the “News” category. Paper copies of the draft VRWJPO 2019 Budget and Watershed Management Tax District Levy, as well as requests for any special accommodations at the public hearing, can be obtained by contacting Jen Dullum at 952-891-7086 or by email at

Agencies, groups, or persons attending the public hearing will have the opportunity to provide written or oral comments. Prior to the public hearing, written comments can be addressed to the VRWJPO, 4100 220th Street, Suite 103, Farmington, MN 55024, or emailed to VRWJPO administrator Mark Zabel at