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Posted on: May 17, 2022

News Release: No Wake Zone on Little Rock Lake

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May 17, 2022

Benton County establishes no wake zone on Little Rock Lake

 

The Benton County Board today enacted a no-wake zone on Little Rock Lake due to high water levels.  The no-wake zone extends 150 feet from the shoreline a...

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Posted on: May 16, 2022

BMMS Fraud Prevention Investigation Operation Board Meeting

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BMMS (Benton, Mille Lacs, Morrison & Sherburne) Fraud Prevention Investigation Operation Board Meeting will be held May 18th, 2022 at 2pm via Microsoft Teams. Please click the link below to access the meeting:

https://teams.microsoft.com/l/meetup-join/...

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Posted on: May 13, 2022

Emergency Medical Services Week

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Emergency Medical Services Proclamation

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Posted on: May 11, 2022

2022 Benton County Amnesty Day

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2022 AMNESTY DAY 06.18.22

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Posted on: May 11, 2022

Find Which County Commissioner Represents You

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Use this GIS tool to enter your street address and find which Benton County Commissioner represents you.  The search results will include a phone number and email address for your County Commissioner.

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Posted on: April 29, 2022

Highway 23 From Foley to Milaca Closes, Detours on May 9th

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Highway 23 from Foley to Milaca closes, detours on May 9

Those who travel on Highway 23 from Foley to Milaca, Benton and Mille Lacs counties, will encounter the road closed and detoured as construction gets underway Monday, May 9. The closure is necessary ...

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Posted on: April 28, 2022

Benton County Completes 2020 Redistricting

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Benton County Commissioner District populations after the 2020 U.S. Census fell within the range required in State law.  Consequently, no changes in Commissioner District boundaries were necessary.  On April 19th, the County Board adopte...

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Posted on: April 12, 2022

HPAI Has Been Found In Benton County

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HPAI (Highly Pathogenic Avian Influenza) has now been found in Benton County. Please visit the MDA website for a list of resources concerning this outbreak.

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Posted on: March 23, 2022

News Release - Benton County Payable 2023 Valuation Increases

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March 23, 2022

“Benton County Property Values Showing Large Increases”

 

In a few days, Benton County property owners will receive “Notices of Valuation” from the County. &n...

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Posted on: March 16, 2022

Spring Road Weight Restrictions

Spring Weight Restrictions

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Posted on: March 2, 2022

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Posted on: January 13, 2022

Department of Development Change

Extra! Extra! Changes Coming!

As of Dec. 28, 2021, the Department of Development has been rebranded as the “Planning & Zoning” Department and has been made a division of the Land Services Department.  The “Planning & Zoning” pag...

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Posted on: January 4, 2022

Public Notice to Ad for Bids on County Website

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January 4, 2022

Public Announcement

Advertising for Bids for County Public Works/Highway Department Construction Projects

Whereas Minn. Statute § 331A.03 Subd. 3(b) and Minn. Statute § 331A.12 allows a county to use its web-site or recogniz...

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Posted on: August 19, 2021

News Release - Benton County Local Option Sales Tax Improves County Roads

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August 19, 2021

"Benton County Local Option Sales Tax Improves County Roads"

The pace of local road improvements has picked up in Benton County since enactment of the local option sales tax.  Benton County joins 50 other Minne...

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