Meetings & Events

Committee of the Whole
Monday, September 22, 2014
3:30 PM to 5:00 PM

Heritage Preservation Commission
Tuesday, September 23, 2014
4:00 PM to 5:30 PM

Rochester Planning & Zoning Commission
Wednesday, September 24, 2014
6:00 PM to 9:00 PM

News & Announcements

News Release 8-20-2014: Emerald Ash Borer found in Olmsted
Thursday, August 21, 2014
MN Dept. of Agriculture confirms an emerald ash borer infestation in Olmsted County.

Interested in Being an Election Judge?
Thursday, August 21, 2014
Want to work as an election judge? Interested, but not sure what's involved? Find out now!

Election Information Online-One place for all your questions
Monday, August 18, 2014
Do you need to know where to vote? if you're registered? how to vote absentee? how to register on election day? find out all this anre much more!

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Interested in building, remodeling or developing in Rochester? Visit the Development Services website for information on how to obtain building and development permits.
Emergency Alerts
Emergency Alerts
The City of Rochester and Olmsted County launch the Rochester-Alert emergency notification web site.
The Rochester Police Department and Olmsted County Sheriff's Department officially launch the Rochester-Olmsted Crimestoppers website.

Destination Medical Center DMC Agendas & Minutes
DMC Planning Services RFPs

City Resolution: Affordable Housing and Cultural Diversity Equality Diversity

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City Resources


Population: 106,769
Households: 43,025
Housing Units: 45,683
Source: 2010 US Census


City Council
City Ordinances
Development Guide
City Charter
Organizational Chart
Current Salary Disclosure
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Location & Contact

201 4th Street SE
Rochester, Minnesota 55904
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Phone: 507-328-2900
Fax: 507-328-2901
TDD: 507-328-2900