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Zoning Administrator:
Kevin Krause 
625 Jefferson Ave
Wabasha MN 55981
Phone: (651)-565-3062
Fax: (651)-565-2774
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Solid Waste / Recycling / HHW Officer:
625 Jefferson Ave
Wabasha MN 55981
Phone: (651)-565-3062

Administrative Assistant:

Angela Burrichter



The Wabasha County Environmental Services Department is responsible for planning and managing programs to protect health and the environment. These programs include environmental health; planning & zoning; solidwaste, recycling & household hazardous waste; and water planning. This department is involved in enforcing avariety of ordinances, guiding future development, and providing educational information on an array of items relating to all of the programs above.


Subdivision Ordinance

The ordinances promote the public health, safety, and general welfare of the people of the county; protect agricultural land from urban sprawl; and provide a basis for the orderly development of land resources in the County. This ordinance establishes requirements for Building Permits, Conditional Use Permits, Requests for Variance, and Subdivision plats.

Floodplain and Shore-land Control Ordinances

These ordinances control development activities in floodplain and shore-land areas. The controls function with the Zoning Ordinance to protect the County's water resources and the individuals constructing in these areas.

Minnesota State Weed and Seed Laws

As the County Agricultural Inspector, the Zoning Administrator's duties include the control and eradication of noxious weeds, inspection and sampling of agricultural seeds.

State Building Code

The Zoning Administrator issues Building Permits and inspects construction procedures and materials. Permits and inspections are enforced throughout the unincorporated areas of the County.


Planning Commission Members

Board of Adjustment Members

Board of Adjustment Meetings

Land Use Plan

Building Permits and Other Forms

Zoning Maps and Resources

Zoning Ordinance 

Feedlot Information

Solid Waste/Recycling Program

Noxious Weed Control

Natural Resource Block Grant Allocation Statement


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