The Public Works Department issues permits pertaining to work affecting the city’s infrastructure, including streets, sewer, water, and wastewater.
Right of Way
A Right of Way Permit (PDF) is required to work within city property, right-of-way or easements. Permit is issued by the Engineering Division, 507-645-3020. After printing and completing the application, submit to the Engineering Division by mail or in person at City Hall.
Driveway / Sidewalk Construction
A Driveway Permit (PDF) is required to construct a driveway or sidewalk within the public right-of-way. After printing and completing the application, submit to the City of Northfield by mail or in person.