Flowage Easements (Minnesota)

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Last modified on February 12, 2015.

EZFeed Policy

Place Minnesota

Applies to States or Provinces Minnesota
Name Flowage Easements (Minnesota)
Policy Category Other Policy
Policy Type Siting and Permitting
Affected Technologies Hydroelectric, Hydroelectric (Small)
Active Policy Yes
Implementing Sector Local

Program Administrator Minnesota Department of Natural Resources
Primary Website https://www.revisor.mn.gov/statutes/?id=103G

Last Review 2014-09-15


The governing body of a town or municipality may allow the overflow, obstruction, or impairment of a public street or other highway, or the digging of a raceway in a public street or highway if it is necessary for creating, improving, or operating a waterpower.

Authorities (Please contact the if there are any file problems.)

Authority 1: Minn. Stat. 103G.565-575
Date Enacted 1990