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You need to complete a different absentee ballot application directly through the Ramsey County Elections office or the Secretary of State’s Office by following either of these two links: https://www.ramseycounty.us/residents/elections-voting/voters/absentee-voting http://mnvotesinfo.sos.state.mn.us/voters/vote-absentee/military-and-overseas-absentee-voting/
Some residential permits, such as roofing, siding, window replacement, plumbing, mechanical and electrical permits can be issued immediately. Residential permits which require plan review should expect at least a 7 to 10 business day wait before the permit is ready to be issued. Some commercial permits may take up to 4-6 weeks for plan review. If plans are not complete, the review time will be longer. Therefore, it is important for the applicant to review the plans before submitting to make sure they show specifically what is to be built and how it will be built.
Payment must be either cash or check; the department does not accept any form of credit/debit card.
An inspection card listing the expected inspections for your project is included with the building permit. The individual construction handouts also give some general inspection guidelines. For specific questions, please contact a building inspector at (651) 249-2300.
If applications are not complete, processing time will be longer. Therefore, it is important for the applicant to review all application requirements before submitting.
If you are not sure it you need a license or registration, please contact us at (651) 249-2005.
Agendas can be viewed on the City Council web page. City Council Page
Agendas can be viewed on the City Council web page.
For more information contact the State of Minnesota, Driver and Vehicle Services website or call (651) 296-3166.
For hours and additional locations contact the State of Minnesota, Driver and Vehicle Services website or call (651) 296-2025.
By Mail: To have an absentee ballot application mailed to you, call (651) 249-2008. Leave your name, address, zip code and phone number. Upon receiving the completed application form, the City Clerk will send you an absentee ballot. If you request an absentee ballot by mail, please allow plenty of time to complete the process. All absentee ballots must be received at Maplewood City Hall by Election Day.
In Person: Up until the day before the election, you can also request an absentee ballot application, receive your ballot and vote in person at Maplewood City Hall, 1830 County Road B East.
Hours:08:00 am - 4:30 pm Monday-Friday10:00 am - 3:00 pm Saturday before election day08:00 am - 5:00 pm Monday before election day
There are 3 fire stations in the City of Maplewood.
Station 1 (South Station)
600 McKnight Road North, Maplewood, MN 55119
Station 2 (Central Station)
1955 Clarence Street, Maplewood, MN 55109
Station 3 (North Station)
1530 County Road C East, Maplewood, MN 55109
The Fire Department has 27 full-time firefighters, who are also Paramedics or EMTs. They work under the guidance of a Battalion Chief, a Chief of EMS, and a Fire Chief.
Yes. There are full-time at all three fire stations, and all stations are staffed 24/7.
In 2017, the Fire Department responded to 5,960 calls. Of these calls, there were 102 fire calls and 5148 EMS calls.
In 2017, the Fire Department responded to 5148 EMS calls, which accounts for 86% of the calls received. The busiest time for calls is Monday - Friday; 7:00 am to 6:00 pm.
Please call the Chiefs Office at 651-249-2800.
As of June 2018, we are not hiring currently. If you are interested in working for the Maplewood Fire Department, please check the City of Maplewood's Job Postings periodically for opportunities.
No, the Fire Department does not fill up pools for residences.
The biggest concern is related to drainage and how it may affect neighboring properties.
We suggest talking to your neighbors regarding your grade/fill project before starting it.
You will likely be required to post a refundable cash escrow to ensure establishment of vegetation in the disturbed areas.
An erosion control plan and cash escrow for surety will also be required.
Note: Sites that disturb over one acre of land also require permits from the watershed district and the MPCA.
A public health nuisance is different from a public nuisance or a code violation. Examples of a public nuisance or a code violation are long grass and/or parking on the grass.
Visit our Passports page on this website for additional information.
No, appointments are not accepted or required for passport applications. We are available to process your passport application from 8:00am until 4:00pm Monday - Friday; however, our last application is taken at 3:45pm.
Only the City Council may grant CUPs, and only after a public hearing has been held. Applicants for CUPs are required to attend hearings to present their applications.
City ordinance provides relief from the requirements of the Zoning Ordinance in unusual circumstances. In order for a variance to be granted the circumstances must meet state statue findings for granting a variance.
The process used to grant relief from strict requirements of the City Code is called the variance process. In order to receive a variance, property owners must submit a development application, a recently completed lot survey, and a written narrative. Only the City Council may grant variances, and only after a public hearing has been held. Applicants for variances are required to attend hearings to present their applications.
To request a zoning letter you may mail a check and letter of request to:
Planning DivisionCity of Maplewood1902 County Road B EastMaplewood, MN 55109
You can contact us by phone at (651) 249-2302 or 651-249-2303 or by stopping by the Planning Division Monday through Friday 8:00 am To 4:30 pm.
The City Code is also available online.
A survey is required for exact placement and for all variance requests.
Zoning maps are also available for purchase.
You may also call the Planning division at (651)249-2302 or 651-249-2303 for more information.
To find out whether the placement of your sign is legal, check City Code.
If you are unsure whether or not the type, size or placement of your sign may be in violation of the City Code, please contact the Planning staff at (651) 249-2303.
Once the sign permit application has been filled out properly, they may be turned in or sent, along with a site plan including proposed placement, elevation measurements, setback measurements, diagram for connection, and a listing of all materials to the Planning Division. Once Planning receives a sign permit application package, it is reviewed for completeness and accuracy.
Once approved, Planning will contact the applicant when the proper fees have been assessed.
Call the Maplewood Public Works Department at 651-249-2400. The city doesn’t repair every sidewalk regularity. It collects and chronicles each complaint and assess the overall need for repair and replacement periodically.
Xcel Energy - call (800) 960-6235
Spring: There are two rounds of cleaning. The first begins as temperatures allow, with the aim to sweep the majority of winter de-icing materials and other road debris prior to spring rainfalls. In the second clean-up, we take care of right turn islands, center medians, bridge decks, and sidewalks.
Summer: Cleaning occurs as needed after major storms
Fall: Starts mid-October and continues as weather permits.
It’s a State and City violation to blow or place leaves or any other materials onto a public roadway.