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How do I view Rice County GIS data? Click on Maps under Quick Links on the right side of the website, and select the Rice County Interactive Mapping link or go directly to http://www.co.rice.mn.us/beacon.
How do I find the Beacon website? Click on Maps under Quick Links on the right side of the webpage, and select the GIS website link or go directly to http://www.co.rice.mn.us/beacon.
Where can I purchase a plat book? The Rice County Auditor/Treasurer's Office sells Farmers Union Plat Books for $28; Farm & Home Publishers Plat Books for $30; and MN Atlas Plat Books for $20 each. Additional fees are charged to...
How do I get to the Rice County Courthouse? The Rice County Courthouse is in Faribault, MN. Faribault is located at Interstate Hwy 35 and State Highway 60 in south central Minnesota.The Courthouse is located at 218 3rd Street NW, its right...
Where can I purchase a County Highway map? The Highway Department and the Auditor/Treasurer's Office have Rice County Highway Maps available for $2 each. If you would like maps mailed to you, there is an additional charge.
How do I create and print a map of my property? 1. Click on Maps under Quick Links on the right side of the webpage. On the maps page, select the link to the Rice County Interactive Mapping website (http://www.co.rice.mn.us/beacon). Select Rice...
How do I create a map with an aerial photo? 1.  Click on Maps under Quick Links on the right side of the webpage. On the maps page, select the link to the Rice County Interactive Mapping website (http://www.co.rice.mn.us/beacon). Select Rice...
How do I create a map with 2 foot contours? 1. Click on the map link on the bottom left of the Rice County Website. On the maps page, select the link to the Beacon website (http://www.rice.co.mn.us/beacon). Select Rice County, MN. Accept the...
How do I print a map from Beacon? 1.  Click on Maps under Quick Links on the right side of the webpage. On the maps page, select the link to the Rice County Interactive Mapping website (http://www.co.rice.mn.us/beacon). Select Rice...
How do I look up the zoning on my property? 1.  Click on Maps under Quick Links on the right side of the webpage. On the maps page, select the link to the Rice County Interactive Mapping website (http://www.co.rice.mn.us/beacon). Select Rice...
How do I view corner certificates? 1.  Click on Maps under Quick Links on the right side of the webpage. On the maps page, select the link to the Rice County Interactive Mapping website (http://www.co.rice.mn.us/beacon). Select Rice...
How do I view Pictometry imagery? 1.  Click on Maps under Quick Links on the right side of the webpage. On the maps page, select the link to the Rice County Interactive Mapping website (http://www.co.rice.mn.us/beacon). Select Rice...
How do I view oblique angle photography? 1. Click on the map link on the bottom left of the Rice County Website. On the maps page, select the link to the Beacon website (http://www.rice.co.mn.us/beacon). Select Rice County, MN. Accept...
How do I find out if there are transfer development rights on my property? 1. Click on the map link on the bottom left of the Rice County Website. On the maps page, select the link to the Beacon website (http://www.rice.co.mn.us/beacon). Select Rice County, MN. Accept...
How do I look up my CER ratings for zoning? 1. Click on Maps under Quick Links on the right side of the webpage. On the maps page, select the link to the Rice County Interactive Mapping website (http://www.co.rice.mn.us/beacon). Select Rice...
How do I do a comparable property search? 1. Click on Maps under Quick Links on the right side of the webpage. On the maps page, select the link to the Rice County Interactive Mapping website (http://www.co.rice.mn.us/beacon). Select Rice...
How can I view FEMA floodplain maps? FEMA floodplain maps can be found here.  You can also create a map of your property on the FEMA website.  
What department is GIS in? While many departments use GIS, the GIS Coordinator is part of the Information Technology Department (IT).
How can I order GIS data? To order GIS data, email the GIS Coordinator at RCGIS@co.rice.mn.us.
How can I order a map? To order a map, email the GIS Coordinator at RCGIS@co.rice.mn.us.
How can I do a comparable search on the Beacon website? 1. Click on Maps under Quick Links on the right side of the webpage. On the maps page, select the link to the Rice County Interactive Mapping website (http://www.co.rice.mn.us/beacon). Select Rice...
How can I find a specific GPS point? 1. Click on Maps under Quick Links on the right side of the webpage. On the maps page, select the link to the Rice County Interactive Mapping website (http://www.co.rice.mn.us/beacon). Select Rice...
How can I find out the GPS coordinates for a specific area in Rice County? 1. Click on Maps under Quick Links on the right side of the webpage. On the maps page, select the link to the Rice County Interactive Mapping website (http://www.co.rice.mn.us/beacon). Select Rice...
How do I look up GPS points in Rice County? 1. Click on Maps under Quick Links on the right side of the webpage. On the maps page, select the link to the Rice County Interactive Mapping website (http://www.co.rice.mn.us/beacon). Select Rice...
How can I view soils data? 1. Click on Maps under Quick Links on the right side of the webpage. On the maps page, select the link to the Rice County Interactive Mapping website (http://www.co.rice.mn.us/beacon). Select Rice...
How do I view my tax statements? 1. Click on Maps under Quick Links on the right side of the webpage. On the maps page, select the link to the Rice County Interactive Mapping website (http://www.co.rice.mn.us/beacon). Select Rice...