CITY OF HOWARD LAKE COUNTY OF WRIGHT STATE OF MINNESOTA
AN ORDINANCE AMENDING CHAPTER 2 AND CHAPTER 81 OF ORDINANCE 17.01 ADOPTED DECEMBER 18, 2007 AND ENTITLED “HOWARD LAKE ZONING ORDINANCE” TO INCLUDE “CREMATORY” AS A CONDITIONAL USE IN THE 1-2 GENERAL INDUSTRIAL DISTRICT.
THE CITY COUNCIL OF HOWARD LAKE ORDAINS:
Section 1. Chapter 2, Section 2 (Definitions) of the Howard Lake Zoning Ordinance is hereby amended to revise the following definition:
Cemetery: A parcel or tract of land used or intended to be used for the burial of the dead including columbariums and mausoleums.
Section 2. Chapter 2. Section 2 (Definitions) of the Howard Lake Zoning Ordinance is hereby amended to include the following definition:
Crematory: A state licensed facility for the purposes of cremation of human remains in such a manner consistent with State statutes.
Section 3. Chapter 81, Section 4 (I-2 General Industrial Conditional Uses) of the Howard Lake Zoning Ordinance is hereby amended to include the following use:
H. Crematory. Provided it is greater than 350 feet from any residentially zoned property in the City.
Section 4. This ordinance is in effect upon publication.
Approved by the City Council of Howard Lake this 6th day of September, 2011.
Richard Lammers, Mayor
Gene Gilbert, City Clerk
Published in the Herald Journal Sept. 19, 2011.