The Flathead County Planning Board starts the new year with public hearings Jan. 10 on two proposed subdivisions in the Kalispell area.
Tyler Apgar and Tonia Gardner are asking for preliminary-plat approval of a 31-lot subdivision on 42.7 acres of farmland along Trumble Creek Road. The lots would range in size from 1 to 2 acres and would be served by on-site septic systems and water wells.
The property has been used for agricultural production of wheat and intermittently for canola.
A number of subdivisions have been developed in the Trumble Creek Road area over the years. The River Retreat subdivision was completed in 1994, and Whitefish River Ranch was finished in 2007. Sweetgrass No. 1 was completed in 2003; Trumble Creek Estates in 2006, Northern Lights Meadows in 2003 and two Glacier Ranch phases in 2007 and 2016.
In the West Valley area, Bruce Tutvedt is asking for preliminary-plat