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Licenses & Permits

Excavation/Sewer/Backfill/Utility Connection Permit

INITIAL CONTACT:  Engineering Division, 211 City Hall, 411 W. 1st St., Duluth  MN  55802.

FORM:  Excavation Permit.

FEES:  See Fee Schedule.

TELEPHONE NUMBER:  (218) 730-5200.

ISSUED TO:  Those whose excavation activities result from sewer connections or repairs, steam line repair, water/gas connections, repairs and/or leaks.

PROCEDURE:  Application for connections, address of property, and other pertinent information are filed with the Engineering Division.  Permit can be issued same day, if bond, insurance, and related information.

LICENSE YEAR:  Permits are issued for a two week period, however the contractor is responsible for the maintenance of the trench caused by the excavation for a minimum of one year after the excavation.

Cindy Voigt
City Engineer
City Hall, Room 211
411 West First Street
Duluth, MN 55802
(218) 730-5200



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