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Land use planning report: Pierce County, Wisconsin, 1940,   pp. [unnumbered]-R-12 PDF (12.0 MB)

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                        ORGANIZATION AND PROCEDURE
     The land-use planning program which ias requostod by the County Agri-
cultural Comrnittee was adoptod and organized in .iorcc County in October,
1939. The organization and proceduro as conducted in otlher iseonsin
counties in nhich land-uso planning work has boon under way for somo time
was explained by statc land planning ruprosentatives.   In order to facil-
itato the planning procedure, thc Agricultural Comnittcc divided the county
into sovon districts or communitics on a soil typo basis, as ma-pod by the
State Geological and Natural History Survoy.   Thci districts weith terms
included in each are as follow-s:  District No. 1, Rivur Falls, and Clifton;
District No, 2, V!artoll and Gilman; District No. 3, Spring Lake, Rock ellm,
and Ll Paso; District No. 4, Ellsrrorth and Trimbollo; District No. 5,
Oak Grovu and Diamond Bluff; District No. 6, lartland, Isabello, and Tron-
ton; and District No. 7, llaidcn Rock, Salem, and Union.
     Following the division of thm county into districts, tho A-ricultural
Committee scloetod a County Land-Uso Planninm Coimaitteo composed of rc::rcsk.nt-
ativos of State and Federal agencies, Chairman of thc district or community
committees, and many farmers of the county.   The selection of the merburs
of each district corwiittcc w^Tas done by the Chairman of tho district
committee, who had boon anpointod by tho County AGricultural Colmmitt-c.
The County Land-Use .'lanninG Co nmittieo ocrsonnel is as follolrs:
         Namo                Ane         rcsentinL           Addrcss
 George F. Wild, Chr.       County Agricultural Con.     Elmwood
 H. I. Touslcy              It      i           Chr.  Spring Valley
 Arthur Bucttncr              if                         Bay City
 ll. L. Saxton                "i       "        "        
                            Co. Suporintendcnt oftchools
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