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Zoning & Building Information


⇒  Proctor Zoning Map


⇒  St. Louis County MN Land Explorer for Proctor Zoning
Users of county land explorer can choose “Zoning and Land Use” layer (drop down arrow to the right of the “Cadastral”) in land explorer and go to Proctor area for the zoning map.  When the user clicks on a particular zone, a pop up will appear with information on how the land is zoned and will include a link to Proctor’s zoning contact information.


(1)      “O/R”             Open Space – Recreational District
(2)      “S”                  Suburban District
(3)      “R-1-a”          One Family Residential District
(4)      “R-1-b”          One Family Residential District
(5)      “R-1-c”           One Family Residential District
(6)      “R-2”              Two Family Residential District
(7)      “R-3”              Apartment Residential District
(8)      “C-1”              Retail District
(9)        “C-2”              Commercial District
(10)       “I”                   Industrial District


Building Permit Information, Applications and the current department fee schedule are provided below. Click on the link needed.

Building Permits, Code & Inspections

In an effort to ensure buildings are constructed to minimum standards for safety and durability Proctor has adopted the Minnesota State Building Code. Building Safety Division staff reviews building plans and permit applications, issues building permits and conducts a wide range of field inspections to ensure compliance with the State Building Code and Property Maintenance Compliance.

Minnesota State Building Code requires an owner or authorized agent to construct, enlarge, alter, repair, move, demolish, or change the occupancy of a building or structure, install, enlarge, alter, repair, remove, convert, or replace any gas, mechanical, electrical, plumbing system, or other equipment, the installation of which is regulated by the code or cause any such work to be done, shall first make application to the Building Official and obtain the required permit.

Any questions, please contact City Hall at (218) 624-3641

Building Official: Jim Rich

Building Inspector: Jay Boysen

Electrical Inspector: James Bjorklund

Plumbing Inspector: Robert Renaud

For detailed building permit requirements and general information click on the items below. Contact City Hall directly with specific questions.

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