Fillmore County's draft ordinance for frac sand mining will have a public hearing on Thursday, Nov. 15, at 7 p.m. in the commissioners' room of the courthouse in Preston.

This is an opportunity for anyone interested in frac sand mining in our region to attend this meeting to ask questions and become more informed before the ordinance is approved.

If you cannot attend, but have questions and comments, please mail letters to Planning Commission, Fillmore County Zoning Office, PO Box 655, Preston MN 55965, or email them to the contacts at the Fillmore County website.

More information can also be found at

Bonita A. Underbakke,