Upcoming Events

Upcoming Meetings


Aug 2, 2022, Public Hearing 6:30 p.m.

Aug 2, 2022, Planning Commission 7 pm

Aug 9, 2022, VOTING DAY 7am - 8pm

Aug 16, 2022, Board Meeting 7 pm

Sept 6, 2022, Planning Commission 7 pm

Sept 20, 2022, Board Meeting 7 pm

Oct 4, 2022, Planning Commission 7 pm

Oct 18, 2022, Board Meeting 7 pm

Nov 1, 2022, Planning Commission 7 pm

Nov 15, 2022, Board Meeting 7 pm

Dec 6, 2022, Planning Commission 7 pm

Dec 20, 2022, Board Meeting 7 pm


Notices for Marshan Township

For Burning Permits, Please see the Contacts.



NOTICE is hereby given that the Marshan Township Planning Commission will hold a
public hearing at 6:30 PM on Tuesday, August 2nd , 2022, in the Town Hall building at
19497 205th Street East Hastings, MN 55033. 

The purpose of the hearing is to consider an Interim Use Permit for a home-based, non-
agricultural business on a property located at 13585 193rd Way E Hastings, MN 55033.
The PID for the property is 25-49900-02-050 as is located in the southeast quarter of the
northwest quarter of Section 23, Township 114, Range 17 of Marshan Township. The
business is owned and operated by the applicant, Brett Huneke, for ceramic coating and
custom machining work.

All interested parties are urged to attend the public hearing or submit comment via mail
to: 19980 Nicolai Ave. Hastings, MN 55033, by phone at 612-708-3231, or via
email: marshantownship@gmail.com.

Marge Snyder, Clerk
Marshan Township


A Humble Community South of Hastings, MN

Located in eastern Dakota County, MN, Marshan Township was named after Michael Marsh and his wife, Ann. Marsh platted and owned Marshan City, where he served as postmaster until it was abandoned in the late 1850s.

Community Overview

Marshan Township covers 34.5 square miles, and was home to 1,263 residents according to the 2000 U.S. census. Our community’s estimated median household income in 2009 was $69,891, which was considerably higher than the Minnesota average of $55,616. The estimated median house or condo value in 2009 was $331,979, which compares to the state's average of $200,400.


Although our township is mostly rural, it does have two popular golf courses, Bellwood Oaks and Hidden Greens and Steve and Sylvia Bauer's famous Little Log House settlement that includes a number of restored historic buildings and an impressive replica of the world-famous Hastings Spiral Bridge.

Mailbox Theft Notice

There have been numerous mail box thefts in our neighboring townships. To avoid identity theft, Marshan Township residents should pick up their mail as soon as possible, or consider obtaining locked mail boxes.

Home Break-In Attention

A few homes in Marshan Township recently have been burglarized. Residents are urged to be on the lookout for suspicious activity and, if they see it, should immediately call at 911.

Contact Us

For any inquiries or concerns about our township, please reach out to us today. We’ll get back to you shortly.