Right-of-Way Permits

Right-of-Way permits are required for utility installations (including private sewer and water connections), grading in the county right-of-way, or work which obstructs the right-of-way. 

How to Apply

Prior to the issuance of a Right-of-Way permit, the applicant must first become registered as a Right-of-Way User.

For more information, call 763-324-3176.

Application Samples and Policies

Right-of-Way Permit Fees

  • Utility Distribution: $150
  • Non-Utility Excavation (No Open Cut of Roadway): $150
  • General Work in County Right of Way: $150
  • Obstruction: $150