Board of Commissioners

Regular Meetings


  • 8:30 a.m.
  • Second and fourth Tuesday of every month
  • Government Services Building
    Commissioner Room
    320 Third Street NW
    Faribault, MN 55021

Work Sessions


  • 8:30 a.m.
  • First and third Tuesday of every month
  • Commissioner Room
    Government Services Building
    320 Third Street NW
    Faribault, MN 55021
Board meeting dates and times do vary occasionally. If you have any questions about the meeting time, agenda items, or to confirm meeting dates and times, please call the Rice County Administration Office, Rebecca Frederick, at 507-332-6099 or from Lonsdale and Northfield call 507-645-9576.

Zoom Meeting Information 
To join the meeting on your computer: https://us02web.zoom.us/j/3421170614
To join the meeting by Phone please call: (507) 332-6030
Participant Meeting ID: 342 117 0614
Passcode: 1234

Minn. Stat. §13D.021 requires a public body to make a determination that an in-person meeting is not practical or prudent because of a health pandemic or an emergency declared under Chapter 12 of Minnesota Statutes. At this time, the governor has declared an emergency under Chapter 12 of Minnesota Statutes. Therefore, the regular meeting of the Rice County Board of Commissioners may be conducted by telephone or other electronic means. The regular meeting of the Rice County Board of Commissioners shall occur in the Commissioner’s Room of the Rice County Government Center, 320 3rd Street NW, Faribault, MN 55021. Some members may participate by telephone or other electronic means. If telephone or another electronic means is used to conduct a meeting, to the extent practical, Rice County shall allow a person to monitor the meeting electronically from a remote location, if requested. The person making a connection shall pay for the documented additional cost incurred as a result of the additional connection

Agendas, Minutes & Videos


Agendas are available prior to the meetings. Minutes are available following approval.
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