Our Community

  1. About Rice County

    View information on the history of Rice County, the Newsletter, and organization of school districts.

  2. Community Events

    Access calendars to view upcoming events.

  3. Community News

    Read current news and announcements.

  4. Economic Development

    Information for those wanting to start, expand or relocate a business in Rice County

  5. Everbridge Citizen Alert

    Access information on and sign up for Everbridge Citizen Alert.

  6. History of Rice County

    Learn about the history of Rice County, Minnesota.

  7. Housing

    The Rice County Housing and Redevelopment Authority's primary purpose is to administer the Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher (HCV) Program.

  8. Jury Duty

    Information for people who have be selected for jury duty to prepare them for court.

  9. Licensing & Records

    View the licensing and records information for Rice County.

  10. Maps

    Access city and topical maps and Geographic Information System (GIS) websites.

  11. Parks & Facilities

    Check out area parks, facilities, and a list of their amenities.

  12. Pay Property Taxes

    Access information on how to pay property taxes online or by phone.

  13. Property Tax Records

    Access Beacon's Property Tax Records for Rice County.

  14. Recycling Center

    The Recycling and Waste Reduction division is responsible for operating the county recycling facility and processing recyclables for various markets. In addition, the division conducts various waste education and waste reduction activities.

  15. Yard Waste

    Minnesota law forbids yard waste from going into the landfill. Yard waste includes leaves, brush, grass clippings, branches and similar natural waste. Both the Rice County Solid Waste Facility and community compost sites will take yard waste at no cost.

  16. Zip Rail Public Meetings

    Attend public meetings and read the newsletter.