EMERGENCY: St. Louis County Offices are closed Friday, July 3, in observance of Independence Day.
COVID-19: Current service information 

Public Works



Important information related to COVID-19 (Coronavirus)

Beginning March 19 and until further notice, St. Louis County Public Works Offices are closed to walk-in traffic. Please contact us or access our services using phone, email, or the information available on this website.
We would like to remind you that all of our permits can be accessed here.
We apologize for any inconvenience this may cause, and hope to meet your needs through the alternative methods listed above.


Our mission is to provide a safe, well-maintained road and bridge system that ensures reliable and convenient access to County services, facilities, recreational and natural resource areas and employment centers; to enhance the quality of life of St. Louis County residents; and to promote the economic development of the area.

During the 2018 construction season, St. Louis County will invest $47 million in its roads and bridges. These projects will be funded from a combination of State Aid and Federal Highway funds, along with revenue from the Transportation Sales Tax.



Phone: 218-625-3830
Fax: 218-625-3888

Phone: 218-625-3800
Fax: 218-625-3818

Phone: 218-262-0150
Fax: 218-262-0014

County Surveyor
Duluth - Help Desk
Phone: 218-625-3885

Virginia - Help Desk
Phone: 218-742-7838

All contacts