The Nine Mile Creek Watershed District is a special purpose unit of government established in accordance with Minnesota State Statute 103D. The responsibility of the Nine Mile Creek Watershed District is to protect and manage the water resources within the District’s legal boundaries.
The Nine Mile Creek Watershed District is approximately 50 square miles in surface area and encompasses the land area tributary to Nine Mile Creek. The District is located in Hennepin County. Portions of the cities of Bloomington, Eden Prairie, Edina, Hopkins, Minnetonka, and Richfield are located within the Nine Mile Creek watershed.
The activities of the District are managed by the Board of Managers. There are five board members who are appointed by the Hennepin County Board of Commissioners to three year staggered terms. The managers must live within the legal boundaries of the District.
The District Board of Managers meet on the third Wednesday of each month at 7:00 PM at the District office located at 7710 Computer Avenue, Suite 135, Edina, MN 55435. Meetings are open to the public.
New Watershed District Permit Submittal Deadline!
On August 20, 2014, the Nine Mile Creek Watershed District Board of Managers approved a resolution changing the District’s permit submittal deadline from 10 business days to 20 business days.
This new permit submittal deadline was effective September 4, 2014 and is applicable for the October 15 Board of Managers Meeting.
The new submittal deadline for Nine Mile Creek Watershed District permit is Wednesday, September 17, 2014 for permits to be considered at the October 15, 2014 Board of Managers meeting.
Please contact the Watershed District office at (952) 835-2078 with questions.