Planning & Zoning

**Important Announcement**

The next update to the Morrison County Land Use Control Ordinance is scheduled for public hearing on August 30, 2022 at 6:00 pm in the Board Room of the Morrison County Government Center. 

View the proposed amendments here (PDF)

You may provide comment on these amendments in any the following ways:

  • Email prior to the hearing: amyk@co.morrison.mn.us
  • Call the Land Services Department prior to the hearing: 320.632.0170
  • Attend the Public Hearing on August 30, 2022, at 6:00 pm in the Board Room of the Morrison County Government Center.

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The Planning and Zoning division administers county wide land use controls that guide property development and use within the unincorporated areas of the county. These controls address:

  • Building permits
  • Feedlots
  • Floodplain
  • On-site septic systems (SSTS)
  • Shoreland
  • Subdivisions and Parcel Splits
    • Prior to recording a parcel split you must obtain a Certificate of Review from the Land Services Department

This division also provides staff support for the county Board of Adjustment/Planning Commission

Submitting Applications

Permit applications can be submitted multiple ways. Please call us at 320-632-0170 with questions.

Please note: Payment must be submitted with application Applications can take 2 to 3 weeks to be approved.

  1. Mail or Drop off Paperwork
  2. Apply in Person
  3. Online Permit Applications