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February 22, 2021 8:00 AM

County Offices now Open


Le Sueur County Offices now open

The Le Sueur County Courthouse at 88 S Park Avenue, Le Center, MN will be open to the public during regular business hours 8:00 a.m. to 4:30 p.m., Monday through Thursday, and 8:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. on Friday, starting February 22nd, 2021.
• The public entrance will be the West Doors off of S. Lexington Ave.
• Masks are required to enter the building and to be worn at all times.
• Social distancing should be maintained.
Please read below for Department availability of services.
For general information, please call 507-357-2251


License Bureau

The License Bureau will be open, without appointments, beginning Monday, February 22nd, 2021, from the hours of 8:00 a.m. – 3:30 p.m. Monday through Thursday, and 8:00 a.m. – 3:00 p.m. on Fridays.

Please follow the guidelines below:

• If you are renewing a driver’s license, please pre-apply online Here before coming in.
• When applying for a Real ID or Enhanced ID, if you are missing, or have incorrect documentation, we will not be able to assist you.
• The Real ID deadline has been extended to October 1, 2021.
• Per State statute, when renewing license tabs or transferring title, you need to provide vehicle insurance information, company name, policy number and expiration date.
• We will assist the last customer of the day at 3:30 p.m. (Mon-Thur.) and 3:00 p.m. (Friday). If you are in line but not being assisted, you will need to come back another day.

The License Bureau accepts check or cash only. We have an ATM in the building as well.

Recorder

Starting Monday, February 22, 2021, the Recorder’s Office will be open to the public from 8:00 AM to 4:30 PM Monday thru Thursday and 8:00 AM to 4:00 PM on Fridays. Walk-Ins are welcome, appointments are preferred.
To make an appointment with our office, you can schedule online by clicking Here, or you can contact our office at 507-357-2251, or Recorders@co.le-sueur.mn.us.
Advantages to Appointments
• PRIORITY - Your Appointment will be a priority
• TIME - Less time at our office – many items can be prepared for you ahead of your appointment.
• CONVIENENCE - Often times, customers realize their needs can be dealt with thru phone, email, or mail
• EFFICIENT – We will contact you and discuss your appointment ahead of time so you are completely prepared when you arrive.

Please follow the following guidelines:
• Customers are required to wear a mask
• Please be sure you have all information and items with you at the time of arrival. Such as photo ID, legal description, dates, names, etc.
• Contact our office prior to arrival with any questions to ensure your time in the Recorder’s Office runs smoothly.


Passport Services

1st time passport applicants by appointment only- Please call 507-357-8230 or 507-357-8532 to schedule. For more information such as processing times, applications, application status, costs Click Here

Ag Inspector

To contact the County Ag Inspector, please call 507-357-8201. Electronic pesticide exams are available, call to schedule.

Assessors

The Le Sueur County Assessor’s Office will continue to assist you by phone, email, or in person. Call our office at (507) 357-8213 with questions. Interior property inspections will be handled on a case by case basis at this time

Environmental Services

The Environmental Services Department will be open to the public, however appointments are still required in order to maintain social distancing. To make an appointment call 507-357-8538.

Public Hearings: Board of Adjustment and Planning Commission meetings (public hearings) will continue to be held virtually. Links to the Board of Adjustment and Planning Commission meetings may be found at http//www.co.le-sueur.mn.us/agendacenter.


Extension

The University of Minnesota Extension staff will be working and assisting people remotely. Some on-site Agriculture and Horticulture visits will be available. However, any on-site visits should be booked 1 to 2 days in advance if possible. Large in-person events/workshops will be held virtually until further notice. Please call our office at 507-357-8230 and we will strive to assist you.

Le Sueur County Extension Website:

Extension Facebook Page


Parks

To contact the Parks Department, please call 507-357-8201. All parks and trails are open. Facility rental reservations are currently being accepted, renters will have to comply with any Federal, State or Local COVID regulations in place at the time of their rental. Ney Nature Center is offering a variety of COVID compliant programming, please call 507-357-8580 for more information. Lake Washington Regional Park & Campground will begin taking reservations on April 1 by calling 507-995-1161.

Public Health

Public Health programs and services will continue to be provided by phone, electronic and virtual visits. Home health care continues to provide services in the home and referrals are accepted on a case by case basis at this time. Office visits by appointment only. Please call 507-357-8246 for questions, to make an appointment or to make a referral for any of our services.

Veterans Services

The Veterans Service Office is available to serve veterans and their families through phone, email, and/or face-to-face visits by appointment. Please call (507) 357-8279 and be sure to leave a message if your call is not answered.

Court Administration

Our Office is open to the public. Call our office at 507-357-8260 for questions.

Sheriff

Sheriff’s Office Main Lobby remains open. No appointment necessary. No onsite jail visitation at this time.

Human Services

Human Services staff are available to complete the majority of services through phone, curb side pickup, electronic communications and/or virtual meetings as needed.

Please contact your worker, call 507-357-8288, or visit our Website and you will be assisted.

Child Support and Collections Office

The Child Support and Collections Office is offering in person appointments if we are unable to assist you through phone, curb side pickup or electronic communications. Some of these services include genetic testing, requests for payment plans, collections billing questions and collections estate questions.
Please click here to setup an appointment or contact us with questions at 507-357-8288.

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Administration / Human Resources

The Human Resources Department will be open Monday-Thursday, 8:00 a.m. to 4:30 p.m., and Friday 8:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.

Job opportunities are available on the Le Sueur County Human Resources Site, along with contact information.

Probation

Probation services will continued to be handled through telephone and electronic and or virtual visits. Agent’s can continue to be contacted via their office or cell phones as well as through email. Support staff can be reached at the following numbers: County Probation: 507-357-8238, Felony Probation/Supervised Release: 507-419-0340

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