COVID-19 InformationInformation and Updates for Community Members

Contact Information

101 4th Street SE
Rochester, Mn 55904 (Map)

Phone: 507-328-6800
Fax: 507-328-6975

Law Enforcement response
provided 24/7 

Lobby hours:
Mon-Fri 8:00 am to 4:30 pm

Dial 911 For Emergencies
Department Contacts

Narcotics Tip Line
(This is a voicemail only line to leave tips or information)

Crime Stoppers

This is an artistic compilation of the Rochester Police Badge, City buildings and skyline, and a police squad car

Payment Methods

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Pay Online

Pay online by using your Visa, MasterCard or Discover credit cards.


You must use a credit card (MasterCard, Visa or Discover) when paying over the phone.
All phone payments must be made by calling (888) 266-1408.

By Mail 

  1. Enclose the parking ticket along with a check or money order payable to the City Clerk.
  2. Do not mail cash.
  3. Mailed payment must be made in the correct amount and must sent so that it will arrive before the due date.
  4. Mail to:
    Rochester City Clerk's Office
    Room 135
    201 4th St SE
    Rochester, MN  55904 

Drop Off

Payments may be dropped off at City Hall, but are NOT accepted over the counter at City Hall.

Rochester City Hall
201 4th St SE, Rochester, MN 55904

There is an outside drop box located at the beginning of the circle drive in front of the Government Center/. City Hall, as well as an additional drop box inside of the main level of City Hall, near the City Clerk's Office.

If you wish to pay with cash, you may do so by placing your payment in the citation envelope and using the interior drop box. Mailing cash is not recommended. It is not possible to issue receipts for cash payments. If a receipt is needed, another payment method will need to be used, such as paying online or by phone.