New Residents Guide

Welcome, we are thrilled you have chosen Maplewood in which to make your home and hope you will enjoy our community for many years.  We feel we have many amenities for you to enjoy for you to Work, Live and Play.  Enjoy!  If you have any questions that we did not answer, please contact us at

Some frequently requested information is provided to you below on where to call to set up utilities and other services.


Official Newspaper 

Pioneer Press - St Paul, MN
Phone: 651-222-1111 

Area Newspapers



  • Metro Mobility - Metro Mobility is a shared public transportation service for certified riders who are unable to use regular fixed-route buses due to a disability or health condition. Rides are provided for any purpose.
    Phone: 651-602-1111
    TTY: 651-291-0904
  • Transit Link - Transit Link is the Twin Cities' dial-a-ride minibus or van service for the general public, where regular route transit service is not available.
    Phone: 651-602-5165
  • GED Specialized Transportation
    2271 Atlantic Street
    Maplewood, MN 55109
    Phone: 651-276-4629
  • Minnesota Non-Emergency Transportation - Medical transportation to health service in the Metro Area
    Phone: 866-476-1724
  • Metro Transit - To plan your bus routes, please visit the Metro Transit route planner.
    Phone: 612-373-3333


Electrical & Gas Services

  • Xcel Energy
    Phone: 800-895-4999
  • Electric Emergency (Lights Out)
    Phone: 800-895-1999
  • Gas Emergency (Gas Odor)
    Phone: 800-895-2999
  • Construction Builders Line
    Phone: 800-628-2121

Utility Lines

  • Gopher State One - Call before you dig! Gopher State One will notify appropriate utility companies to mark the utility lines buried on your property.
    Phone: 651-454-0002





  • Saint Paul Regional Water Services
    Phone: 651-266-6350
  • Other - Some residents and businesses receive water service through surrounding cities including St. Paul, North St. Paul, Roseville, and Woodbury. Contact the Maplewood's Public Works Department 651-249-2400 for information on service through these cities.

Trash/Recycling/Yard Waste

Residential Trash

Residential Recycling

Commercial/Multi-Family/Roll Off Trash & Recycling
Click here to view a list of licensed solid waste haulers.

Yard Waste

Household Hazardous Waste:

new resident
Please check out our Events page and the Programs tab for information on things to do in Maplewood! Stop by our Community Center, which features an indoor aquatic park, with two water slides a large gym, workout area, indoor track, meeting and banquet facilities. Also swing by the Maplewood Nature Center, to take in some true beauty of Maplewood.

Pet License

Link to Residential Cat/Dog License

City Maps

City Publications