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Welcome to Sandstone Township

Sandstone Township is one of 33 townships in Pine County. It surrounds the city of Sandstone and is divided north to south by the Kettle River. Interstate 35 also runs north to south through the township. State Highway 123 and Highway 61 also bring visitors and residents to the area.

Recently, Sandstone township's clerk began a search to find the organizational date of the township. The information was necessary for communication with the federal and state government. Click the link below to learn the  your township.

Sandstone Township Supervisors

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Seat A

Supervisor Matt Gebhart

Term: Appointed until March 2025

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Seat B

Chair Linda Thomson

Term: March 2021 - March 2024

320-515-1734

Zoning Supervisor

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Seat C

Supervisor Jon Dorau

Term: March 2022 -  March 2025

320-630-1231

Sandstone Township Staff

Treasurer Cookie Hansen

Appointed

320-245-2153

Clerk Ailene Croup

Appointed

320-279-3513

Grader operators

- Tom Colsrud

- Gene Kroschel

- Keith Carlson

Planning Committee

- Skip Thomson

- John Pitts

- Chris Nathan

- Andrew Rypkema

- Maury Peterson

- Don Eaton alt.

Maintenance

- Scott Trenholm

Links

Pine County's Beacon site will provide information about properties in the township.

https://beacon.schneidercorp.com/Application.aspx?AppID=197&LayerID=2640&PageTypeID=2&PageID=1488

Pine County, MN website

http://www.co.pine.mn.us

Updates

Wanted

Planning Committee Members

Sandstone Township Board is looking for two residents of the township who would like to become members of the planning committee.

The committee meets on the second Thursday of the month at the North Pine Government Center.

The committee deals with land use in the township and it's a learn as you go position.

Members are compensated for the meeting and travel to and from the meeting.

For more information, contact Ailene Croup - 320-279-3513, or one of the supervisors listed on this page.

Membership is a 3-year commitment. Alternates are expected to attend all meetings to keep up with current agendas. They are also compensated for the meetings and travel.

Membership is by town board appointment.

Upcoming Sandstone Twp. Updates

-New Zoning Ordinance and living structure permit and accessory structure permit are available on the ZONING/PERMITS page on this website.

- The township will be working on cleanup from the December storm and tree damage. Be cautious when you approach vehicles on the roadside during the cleanup.

March 2024

- Thursday, March 7, 2024, 7 p.m. regular monthly meeting and Board of Audit at North Pine Government Center (NPGC), 1602 Hwy 23 N., in Sandstone.

- Thursday, March 14, 2024, Planning Committee monthly meeting. If there is no business, the committee will not meet. They will meet at North Pine Government Center, 1602 Hwy 23 N., in Sandstone.

- Tuesday, March 12. 2924,

Township Elections from 5 p.m. to 8 p.m., followed by the Board of Canvass. The Annual Township Meeting begins at 8:10 p.m. Cross Church, 206 Main St., Sandstone, MN 55072

Nathan Nelson

District 11 B Representative

Nathan Nelson was elected Representative for District 11B which represents Pine and Kanabec County. His contact information:

Rep. Nathan Nelson (R) District !!B

393 State Office Building

St. Paul, MN 55155

651-296-0518

E-mail:

rep.nathan.nelson@house.mn

Monthly Sandstone Township Board meetings are held the first Thursday of the month, 7 p.m., at North Pine Government Center (NPGC) 1610 Hwy. 23 N., Sandstone, MN 55072. The bulletin board is outside Sandstone Twp. town hall 55044 Poplar Road where notices are posted. They may also be found posted at the Victory Station.

The Sandstone Township Planning Committee meets on the second Thursday of the month, 7 p.m., at North Pine Government Center.

​Sandstone Township's email address is: sandstonetownship@gmail.com

Mailing address:

Sandstone Township

P.O. Box 564

Sandstone, MN 55072

email address:

sandstonetownship@gmail.com

Assessment and property value tips from the Minnesota Department of Revenue

 

How the assessor estimates your market value

Understanding property taxes

- How to appeal value and classification

Phone Assessor Lorri Houtsma
320-591-1632
http://www.co.pine.mn.us/departments/assessor/index.php

Your appeals can also be brought, by appointment, to the Pine County Board of Equalization.
For an appointment call 320-591-1670.

Sandstone Township Roads

UPDATES

Click below for roads and names

Sandstone Twp.

Roads map

Sandstone Twp.

Corresponding road names

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