Scandia needs new planning commissioner

With Tom Krinke’s term ending, the Scandia City Council is looking for a volunteer to serve on the city’s planning commission.

The five-member planning commission advises the council on all matters related to planning and zoning.

Members serve staggered terms of five years, expiring on Feb. 1 of each year. The planning commission meets the first Tuesday of each month, and members receive a small stipend to cover expenses.

Application forms are available at the city office and on the website at

Applications are due by noon on Friday, Feb. 1. The council is expected to interview applicants sometime in February.

For more information, contact City Administrator at 651-433-2274 or