Posted on: March 29, 2017

Local Boards of Appeal & Equalization and Alternative Meetings for 2017

Property owners recently received a Notice of Valuation and Classification for Taxes Payable for 2018.  This form is to notify you of the market value and classification of your property for assessment year 2017.  The property taxes that...

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Posted on: May 12, 2017

Rice County Joins Governor Dayton in Promoting Clean Drain Dry Day

Clean Drain Dry

Governor Mark Dayton, in an effort to protect Minnesota’s outdoor heritage, has proclaimed May 13, 2017, Clean Drain Dry Day in Minnesota. With over 1.6 million anglers and boaters hitting the water this weekend for the Minnesota Fishing Opener ...

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Highway

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Posted on: April 17, 2017

Notice of Termination - Rice County Spring Load Restrictions

Spring Load Restrictions on Rice County State Aid Highways and County roadways are hereby terminated effective Thursday, April 20, 2017.

Rice County State Aid Highways and County roadways remain subject to permanent maximum allowed axle weight restrictions...

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Posted on: April 5, 2017

2017 Road Construction Season

The Rice County Highway Department’s construction season is scheduled to begin on or about April 17, 2017, weather permitting.  This year’s projects include the following:

  • Culvert Replacements & Rehabilitation on CSAH No. 19 (240th St E), ...
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Posted on: February 21, 2017

Spring Load Restrictions

Spring Load Restrictions on Rice County State Aid Highways and County roadways will go in to effect at 12:01 a.m., Tuesday, February 21, 2017. The Minnesota Department of Transportation has issued a notice that Spring Load Restrictions on the state highwa...

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Posted on: April 28, 2017

Rice County Public Health Encourages Residents to Participate in Bike Month Activities

The Rice County Board of Commissioners proclaimed May 2017 as Bike Month in Rice County as a way to promote and showcase the many health, environmental, and business benefits of bicycling and Rice County Public Health is encouraging residents to participa...

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Sheriff

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Posted on: May 2, 2017

Use Caution When Doing Spring Clean-Up

Caution of Plastic Bottles

As you begin your spring clean-up, the Rice County Sheriff’s Office is warning the public to be cautious. Especially in cleaning ditches and along roadways such as the Adopt-a-Highway Program, use caution if you see plastic beverage bottles with...

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Posted on: April 14, 2017

Minnesota Severe Weather Awareness Week

APRIL 17-21, 2017 

Tornado Drill Day – Thursday April 20

Are You Ready for Severe Weather?

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