County Departments & Contact Info.

BAE EF CB AB CBDDF  WEBThere are many ways that Lake County works to serve the community. 

If you need information on a particular county function or service, these sections of the website should be helpful to you..

 

   
Department       

Phone 

Description

Assessor

 

218-834-8310

Real Estate Valuation & Classification, Tax Descriptions, Estimated Market Values, Property Records

Attorney

 

218-834-8350

Legal Advisor to Board, Prosecution, Victim Support

Auditor/Treasurer

 

218-834-8315

Taxes & Special Assessments, Elections, Deed & Mortgage Registration, Tobacco/Liquor Licensing & Maintaining Tax Information

Commissioners

 

218-834-8320

Oversee the operation and cost of services provided to communities and the residents of Lake County

Court Administration

 

218-834-8330

Processes and manages all records and files on behalf of the state

Emergency Management

 

218-226-4444

Lake County has an emergency management department to help plan the smooth response to emergencies in our County

Facility Maintenance

218-834-8447

Maintenance for County public buildings

Forestry/Land Dept.

 

218-834-8340

Administration & Management of State Tax-Forfeit Lands in the County, Land & Timber Resource Management

Health & Human Services

 

218-834-8400

Health Education, Prevention, Care & Rehabilitation; Financial Assistance, Social Services & Child Support

Highway

 

218-834-8380

Design, Construction, Maintenance & Operation of County & County/State Aid Highways, Road & Bridge Projects, Signs, Snow Plowing

Human Resources

 

218-834-8323

Recruitment and hiring of Lake County employees.

Information Technology

 

218-834-8392

Technology planning, purchasing & support for County Departments

Planning & Zoning

 

218-834-8327

Building/Use Applications & Permits

Recorder

 

218-834-8347

Recording & Maintaining Real Estate Documents

Vital Records

 

218-834-8301

Birth & Death Records/Certificates, Marriage Licenses & Certificates

 

Sheriff

 

218-834-8385

Jail, Emergency Services, Law Enforcement

Soil & Water

 

218-834-8370

Lake County Soil & Water Conservation District Office

Solid Waste

 

218-834-8304

Recycling, Landfill, Compost, Hazardous Waste

U of M Extension

 

218-834-8377

4-H , Agriculture, Home Economics

Veterans Services

 

218-834-8326

Veteran's benefits & claims assistance