CROW WING TOWNSHIP
A. Applicant shall complete the ISTS Application and submit to the Zoning Administrator.
B. Applicant shall attach proposed ISTS design to completed application. Design shall be done by a licensed designer,
shall be complete and shall be legible.
C. If the Township does not have a current license of the designer on file, a copy shall be submitted at the time of application.
D. All applications must be submitted 14 days prior to the proposed installation date.
E. The ISTS fee shall be paid by the applicant at the time of application.
A. The Planning and Zoning Administrator shall review the application for completeness and assign a reference number to
application, plans, and any other attachments.
B. Applicant will be notified, in writing, where additional information is needed.
In order to obtain an ISTS permit, the following must happen:
A. The Zoning Administrator must review and approve the completed application.
B. The Zoning Administrator must ensure that the proposed improvements meet the requirements of the Ordinance.
C. The Zoning Clerk must ensure that the permit fee has been collected.
D. Based on the date indicated on the application, the Zoning Clerk will assign a field inspector to inspect the installation.
Note 1: The Township Fee Schedule is based on the average processing and review costs for all applications. When costs
exceed the original application fees, the applicant shall reimburse the Township for any additional costs. Such expenses may
include, but are not limited to, payroll, mailing costs, consultant fees and other professional services the Township may
need to obtain in reviewing permits. Applicants will be charged an inspection fee for each on-site inspection visit. The Township
may withhold final action on any application and/or hold the release of such permits until all fees are paid.
Note 2: The Township strives to process all applications as soon as they are received. To avoid delays, applicants should
allow themselves as much time as possible between the time they submit their application and the time they wish to begin construction.
Close coordination with the Township during the project design phase and submittals that are complete and accurate will help
applicants avoid delays.
Note 3: All ISTS installations must be inspected by a Township appointed inspector. There shall be no exceptions. ISTS's
that are not inspected shall be considered illegal and in violation of the Ordinance subject to enforcement action under the
REVISED: JANUARY 2020
CROW WING TOWNSHIP
ISTS PERMIT APPLICATION
Name of Applicant _____________________________________
Property Address (E911#) ______________________________
Mailing Address _______________________________________
City, State, Zip ______________________________________
Phone _________________ Local Phone ___________________
Applicant is: Legal Owner ( ) Contract Buyer ( )
Option Holder ( ) Agent ( )
Title Holder of Property: (if not applicant)
(City, State, Zip) ___________________________________
Signature of Owner, authorizing application (required):
(By signing the owner is certifying that they have read and understood the instructions accompanying this application.)
Signature of Applicant (if different than owner):
(By signing the applicant is certifying that they have read and understood the instructions accompanying this application.)
Driving directions from Town Hall to the property involved in this request:
Property Parcel ID ____________________________________
(15 Digit # on Tax Statement)
Proposed Installation Date (required) ____________________
Installer Name and License # _____________________________
Note: Applicant must provide a proposed installation date. Installer may vary from stated installation date, with cause,
as long as the Township is notified 48 hours in advance. Applicant will be charged the full inspection fee for each site visit
made by the Township to inspect the installation.
Approved by the Zoning Administrator
APP # ________
(for office use only)
REVISED: JANUARY 2020
_____ Completed application, including signature of property owner
_____ Name and Designer's License #
_____ Installation Date (required)
Planning and Zoning Administrator:
202 12th St NE
PO Box 219
Staples, MN 56479
Phone: (218) 541-5251
Private Sewer System Inspector:
Maschler Septic Consultants
Lou Ann Maschler
16333 County Road 142
Brainerd, MN 56401
REVISED: JANUARU 2020