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The Minnesota Association of County Surveyors (MACS) is a proactive group that represents Land Surveyors working for Minnesota local county governments.




MACS Land Surveying Seminar

Thursday September 25, 2014 

River’s Edge Convention Center

10 – 4th Ave. S. St. Cloud, Minnesota  56301

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Seminar Agenda

8:00        Registration

8:30        Where is the State Line? I-90 Bridge over the Mississippi River. (Keith Kallin, MnDOT)

9:30         Antarctica Expedition (Cole Kelleher, U of M)

10:30      Break

10:45     Bois Forte Indian Reservation Tower Site – An example of the 3 mile method. (Peter Jenkins, Kevin Sutherland, Casey Crisp, MnDOT)

11:45      Lunch

12:45     Deed Staking vs. Boundary Retracement – A Real Life Case Study. (John Baer Washington County)

1:45        Hennepin County Basemap, Property Corners in a Dense City Environment, PLS Corner Remonumentation

                In Minneapolis. (Chris Mavis, Tim Eklund Hennepin County)

2:45        Break

3:00        Short Cut Method & Controversial Section Corners   (Pat Veraguth, Douglas County)

4:00        Adjourn


Cost   (Includes continental breakfast, lunch, breaks & handouts.)

       Student/Professor Registration FREE            
       Technicians/Unlicensed  $50.00                                     

       Regular (Licensed) Registration $100.0

Next Meeting
- Wednesday, September 3rd, 2014 at 10:00 am at Goodhue County in Redwing, MN


The Minnesota Association of County Surveyors (MACS) held their quarterly meeting on July 16th at the new Houston County Historical Museum next to the Minnesota State Surveyors Exhibit.  Next they had lunch at Fettketter Family Grill in Eitzen, than 4 miles East to the “Initial Point” with a picture of who’s who from MACS.  Last a visit to Lee’s Monument on the East side of New Albin.  What a great turn out and beautiful day.

                                           At the INITIAL POINT
From left to right Tammy Mauss Asst. Houston County Surveyor, Pat Veraguth Douglas County Surveyor, Steve Jobe MACS President & Wright County Surveyor, Rick Morey MNDOT, Dick Walter Houston County Surveyor, Jim Hentges MACS Secretary/Treasurer & Scott County Surveyor/Recorder, John Freemyer Carver County Surveyor, Don Borcherding as Captain Andrew Talcott, Peter Jenkins MNDOT, Tim Eklund Hennepin County Survey, Mike Welling Washington County Surveyor/Zoning, Russ Heiling MACS Director & Sherburne County Survey, Mike Fangman Rice County Surveyor, Dan Wormer Scott County Survey, Roger Brand former Dodge County Surveyor and Rod Squires U of MN. 



President:  Steven A. Jobe

President Elect:  Robin Mathews

Past President: Dan Baar 

Secretary/Treasurer:  James Hentges

Director:  Russ Heiling

Director:  Tim Wotzka

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