Randall Resident Information

                 NEW RESIDENT INFORMATION ~ RANDALL, MN
 
 

Randall City Hall         Hours:  8:00 am – 4:00 pm Monday – Friday       City Council meetings are held the

P.O. Box 229                                                                                                  2nd Weds. Of each month at 6:00 pm

Randall, MN 56475                     Email: randallcity@brainerd.net

320-749-2159                              Website: www.randall.govoffice2.com

 

Consolidated Telephone Company                           Electric Emergency After hour phone number

(Telephone, Internet & Television)                                     1-888-223-9884

1102 Madison Street 

Brainerd, MN 56401                                                  Natural Gas Emergency After hour phone number

1-800-753-9104                                                                      911

 

FOR ALL NEW RESIDENTS:

Garbage pick-up day is every Monday with recycling being picked up every other Monday.

 

Meter deposits MUST BE PAID AND ALL EXISTING ACCOUNTS MUST BE PAID IN FULL before utilities can be put in resident’s name!!!

Electric Meter Deposit - $100.00                              Natural Gas Meter Deposit - $100.00

Water/Sewer Meter Deposit - $100.00

Deposits will be refunded or applied to your utility bill after 1 year if bills have been paid on time.

 

After 60 days of moving all unpaid balances owed to City will be sent to the Minnesota Revenue Recapture program.

 

Utility bills are sent out by the 1st of every month and are due by the 10th of each month.  Bills can be mailed to City Hall, paid at City Hall during business hours or after hours payments may be left in the payment drop box located on the north side of City Hall Building. If you move in after the 15th of the month you will not receive a bill until the following months billing cycle. 

 

All dogs age 6 months and older must be licensed. A lifetime license can be purchased at the City Hall for a fee of $10.00. CITY ORDINANCE ALLOWS ONLY 2 DOGS PER HOUSEHOLD!!!

 

FOR ALL NEW CONSTRUCTION:

Building permits are available at City Hall.

Planning and Zoning meetings are held the 2nd Monday of the month 5:00 p.m., at the Randall City Hall.

 

Building setbacks:

5 feet from side lots and back yard lot line

Road right-of-way set back is 35 feet (city streets)

 

Connection Fees:

Sewer - $225.00

Water-all incurred expenses

The property owner is responsible for installation and maintenance for sewer lines up to the sewer main and water lines from water shut-off (curb stop).

 

The City owns the electricity and gas systems.

All incurred costs for new services will be the owner’s responsibility.

 

The City will supply 20 feet of culvert for new construction only. Any additional culvert for repair or replacement must be purchased by owner.

Building permit information

CITY OF RANDALL BUILDING PERMIT REQUIREMENTS:

This is information about building permits and when you need to apply for one.  Permits can be picked up at Randall City Hall at 525 Pacific Avenue or if requested, one can be sent to you.  City Halls phone number is 320-749-2159.

 Planning & Zoning meetings are held once a month at 5:00 p.m. at City Hall on the 1st Monday. City council meetings are held on the 2nd Wednesday of each month. The building permits must first be approved by the Planning & Zoning committee and then by the City Council.  You may contact the city hall to find out if your permit was approved on Thursday after the regular council meeting.

The fees differ depending on the project.  Building Permit fees up to $20,000 project cost are $25 and everything valued over is .0025 of one percent, ie. The permit fee for a $100,000 home would be $250.00. Project costs include all labor and materials included in the project.

 PERMITS MUST BE APPROVED BY PLANNING & ZONING AND THE CITY COUNCIL BEFORE BUILDING CAN COMMENCE!  VIOLATING THIS POLICY COULD RESULT IN AN ADMINISTRATIVE FINE OF $75.

 

WHEN YOU NEED A BUILDING PERMIT

When you are changing anything that makes the outward appearance of the building look different, ie. Installing a bigger door or window, changing type of siding or type of roofing material.

 Any new construction of any type

 

WHEN YOU DO NOT NEED A BUILDING PERMIT

 Painting a building

 Re-shingling a roof

 Installing new doors & windows as long as you are not changing the size

Changing the skirting around a mobile home/double wide

Pouring a cement slab or sidewalk. However, you will need to contact City Staff to verify that it will not affect any underground utilities. You must also contact Gopher State One-Call to submit a utility locate request

Installing flower gardens, planting trees-Contact Gopher State One-Call

Replacing deck boards or an entire deck as long as you are not changing the size.

If there is something that you will be doing and it is not on either of the lists, please call city hall and ask if you need a permit.

GOPHER STATE ONE-CALL 1-800-252-1166

YOU WILL NEED TO KNOW THE NEAREST INTERSECTING STREET AND YOUR TOWNSHIP, RANGE AND SECTION NUMBERS.  THE TOWNSHIP AND RANGE NUMBERS ARE THE SAME FOR THE ENTIRE CITY: TOWNSHIP 130N, RANGE 30W.  THE SECTION NUMBER DEPENDS ON WHAT PART OF THE CITY YOU LIVE IN.