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Permits

The City of Woodbury requires a right of way permit to be issued for any work in City owned right of way. This includes, but is not limited to: any excavation related to the installation or repair of private utility facilities (gas, electric, cable, telephone, fiber optic, etc.), obstructing the right of way, sewer or water service repair in the right of way, installing or repairing commercial driveway aprons. 

View the City’s Right of Way Management ordinance

If you are unsure if your project requires a right of way permit, please call the Engineering Division at (651) 714-3593 or send an inquiry to engineering@woodburymn.gov.

Excavators (including homeowners) throughout Minnesota are responsible to notify Gopher State One Call of any proposed excavations. The Gopher State One Call Center will notify participating underground facility operators, so locations of underground facilities can be marked. Please visit the Gopher State One Call website for more information or to request a utility locate.

Right-Of-Way Permit Application

Please return the completed application along with a detailed drawing of the proposed work to Kevin Thomsen at kevin.thomsen@woodburymn.gov.


Land Disturbance Permit
The City of Woodbury requires a land disturbance permit to be issued for land disturbing activities that: exceed one acre or are part of a larger common plan of development over one acre, or the total volume of earth material disturbed, stockpiled, disposed of, or used as fill exceeds 50 cubic yards.

View the City’s Land Disturbance and Erosion and Sediment Control ordinance.

If you are unsure if your project requires a land disturbance permit, please call the Engineering Division at (651) 714-3593 or send an inquiry to engineering@woodburymn.gov

Excavators (including homeowners) throughout Minnesota are responsible to notify Gopher State One Call of any proposed excavations. The Gopher State One Call Center will notify participating underground facility operators, so locations of underground facilities can be marked. Please visit the Gopher State One Call website for more information or to request a utility locate.

Land Disturbance Permit Application Packet

(Land Disturbance Permit Application found on pages 4-5)