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Patrol Division

The Lyon County Sheriff’s Office currently has ten full-time licensed Deputy Sheriff’s assigned to the Patrol Division. The patrol deputies provide law enforcement and other sheriff’s services to the citizens of Lyon County. The patrol deputies are responsible for the service of all civil process, court security, prisoner, juvenile transports, act as the county coroner medical examiners, and provide support services for other LE, Fire and EMS Services as needed. The patrol deputies conduct these services while answering and responding to calls for service and emergency situations throughout Lyon County. All patrol deputies can be reached at (507) 537-7666 or at their corresponding e-mail address.  
       
 
 
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Deputy Sheriff

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Brandon Coens

 106

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Robert Lund

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Adam DeSutter

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Open Position

 109

 

 

Dustin Demuth

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Matthew Boettger

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Valerie Peichel

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Benson Her

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 117

 

 

 Tyler Sandgren

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 Joel Walerius

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Advertisement for Bids - SAP 42-603-027 Adams Street in Minneota, MN. Bidding on May 18, 2016

ADVERTISEMENT FOR BIDS Sealed proposals will be received by the City Council of Minneota, Lyon County, Minnesota at the Minneota City Offices, 129 E. 1st Street, P.O. Box 307, Minneota, MN 56264, on Wednesday, the 18th of May, 2016 at 3:00 P.M. for the Adams Street Improvements project, SAP 42-603-027 Minneota, Minnesota, at which time the proposals shall be publicly opened and read aloud. The approximate quantities of work on which proposals will be received are as follows:         6,200 CY    Common Excavation
        7,440 LF    Concrete Curb and Gutter Design B624
        5,300 Ton    Aggregate Base, Class 5
        6,870 SY    Mill Bituminous Surface (2.0”)
        15,090 SY    Mill Bituminous Surface (4.0”)
        3,500 Ton    Type SP 12.5 Wearing Course Mixture (2,B)
        1,900 Ton    Type SP 12.5 Non Wearing Course Mixture (2,B)
        4,370 LF    RC Pipe Sewer (various sizes)
        10 Each    Sanitary Sewer Manhole
        5,580 LF    Sanitary Sewer, SDR26 (various sizes)
        40 LF        6” PVC Water Main
240 LF        2” PVC Water Main     All bids shall be made on proposal forms furnished by the Engineer and shall be accompanied by bid security in the form of a certified check or bid bond, made payable to the City of Minneota, Minnesota, in the amount of ten percent (10%) of the bid, which security becomes the property of the City in the event the successful bidder fails to enter into contract and post satisfactory bond.  All work shall be substantially complete on or before November 1, 2016 and shall be fully complete and ready for final payment in accordance with Paragraph 15.06 of the General Conditions on or before June 1, 2017.  Substantially complete shall be defined as all work excluding the top of lift asphalt, Lyon County CSAH #3 overlay, pavement markings and punch list items. The City reserves the right to reject any or all proposals and to waive technicalities and irregularities.  The City also reserves the right to increase, decrease or delete items of work to comply with budget limitations. The City is an Equal Opportunity Employer. The Contractor and all subcontractors shall submit to the Owner a signed statement verifying compliance with each of the criteria described in the State of Minnesota “Responsible Contractor” as codified in Minnesota Statute section 16C.285. A false statement under oath verifying compliance with any of the minimum criteria shall make the Contractor or subcontractor that makes the false statement ineligible to be awarded the project and may result in termination of a contract awarded to a Contractor or subcontractor that makes a false statement. The Contractor shall submit to the contracting authority, upon request, copies of the signed verifications of compliance from all subcontractors. See the Instruction to Bidders for more details. Project manual and drawings may be examined at the office of the Engineer or at the Minneota City Offices.  Complete digital project bidding documents are available at www.questcdn.com.  You may download the digital plan documents for $15.00 by inputting Quest project # 4401291 on the website's Project Search page.  Please contact QuestCDN.com at 952-233-1632 or This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. for assistance in free membership registration, downloading, and working with this digital project information.  An optional paper set of the proposal forms and specifications for individual use may be obtained from the office of the Engineer, DGR Engineering, 2909 East 57th Street, Suite 101, Sioux Falls, South Dakota 57108 telephone 605-339-4157, Fax 605-339-4175, e-mail: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it., upon payment of $100.00, none of which is refundable. Published upon order of the City Council of Minneota, Minnesota. CITY OF MINNEOTA, MINNESOTA
By    /s/   Bill Ufkin                 
       Mayor

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Forfeited Land Available for Sale

PROPERTY LOCATIONS OF AVAILABLE LAND

The below list of properties were not sold at a public auction and may be purchased by paying the basic sale price, plus the applicable fees and costs, with cash, check or money order at the Lyon County Auditor/Treasurer’s office (2nd floor of Government Center at 607 West Main St in Marshall). The basic sale price cannot be changed until the parcel is reappraised, republished, and again offered at a subsequent public auction.

Township or City/Address Parcel Identification Number Location Basic Sales Price
City of Marshall      

620 W. Main St. (Bare Lot)

27-111010-0 Corner of West Main St. & North 7th St.  $3,000.00

  Map link locations are for reference only. For exact property boundaries a survey must be obtained.

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Notice to Contractors - SAP 42-600-003. Bidding on August 30, 2017

Sealed Bids will be received until 2:00 p.m. on August 30, 2017 in Conference Room #3 of the Lyon County Government Center in Marshall, MN by E.J. Moberg, Lyon County Auditor/Treasurer on behalf of the Board of Commissioners for the following:
SAP 042-600-003
3 Bridges and Approach Grading in Camden State Park
Comprising Approximately:
Structural Concrete 3B52                      506.0 C.Y.
Reinforcement Bars (Epoxy Coated)            127330.0 Pound
Bridge Slab Concrete (3YHPC-M)                7656.0 Sq Ft
Arch Surface Finish (Multi-Color)                7694.0 Sq Ft
Arch Concrete Texture (Special)                7694.0 Sq Ft
Aggregate Base Cl 5 Mod                    2650.0 Ton
Seeding                                  .72 Acre
Specifications may be examined at the office of the Public Works Director, 504 Fairgrounds Road, Marshall, MN.  Plans and Specifications may be downloaded from the Lyon County website, www.lyonco.org, (see further details on website) or by calling the Lyon County Highway Department at 507-532-8205 to request a paper copy for a charge of $85.00, includes shipping and tax.  All Proposals must be on forms furnished by the County Engineer.  Sealed Bids should be mailed to E. J. Moberg, Lyon County Auditor/Treasurer, 607 West Main Street, Marshall, MN, 56258 and should be clearly marked as a sealed bid for SAP 042-600-003.  Each Proposal must be accompanied by a certified check or bid bond, payable to the Treasurer of Lyon County, for at least 5% of the amount of the Bid.  The County reserves the right to reject any or all bids. Aaron VanMoer, P.E.
County Engineer
Lyon County, MN

Notice to Contractors - SAP 42-610-040 and SAP 42-610-042. Bidding on March 15, 2017

NOTICE TO CONTRACTORS Sealed Proposals will be received until 10:15 a.m. on March 15, 2017 at the Lyon County Government Center in Marshall, MN by E.J. Moberg, Lyon County Auditor/Treasurer on behalf of the Board of Commissioners for the following Projects.  Bid opening will take place in the County Administrative Conference Room, 607 West Main, Marshall, MN. SAP 042-610-040 and SAP 042-610-042
Bituminous Surfacing
Comprising Approximately:
Shoulder Base Agg. Class 5 Mod          30,350.0 Tons
Milling                           360.0 S.Y.
Bituminous Mixture                  30,725.0 Tons
Solid Line Paint                  78,926.0 L.F.
Seeding                             18.1 Acre
Seed Mixture                        1,085.0 Pounds OR ALTERNATE BID
Concrete Surfacing
Comprising Approximately:
Shoulder Base Agg. Class 5 Mod          19,580.00 Tons
Structural Concrete                  12,445.00 C.Y.
Place Conc. Pavement 5.0”              75,354.74 S.Y.
Place Conc. Pavement 7.0”              74,588.95 S.Y.
Supplemental Pavement Reinforcement        8,790.60 Pound
1” Dowel Bar                      10,104.00 Each
Milling                           285.00 S.Y.
Bituminous Mixture                    1,165.00 Tons
Solid Line Paint                 131,668.00 L.F.
Seeding                             18.10 Acre
Seed Mixture                        1,085.00 Pounds Specifications may be examined at the office of the Public Works Director, 504 Fairgrounds Road, Marshall, MN.  Plans and Specifications may be downloaded from the Lyon County website, www.lyonco.org, (see further details on website) or by calling the Lyon County Highway Department at 507-532-8205 to request a paper copy for a charge of $85.00, includes shipping and tax.  All Proposals must be on forms furnished by the Public Works Director.  Sealed Bids should be mailed to E. J. Moberg, Lyon County Auditor/Treasurer, 607 West Main Street, Marshall, MN, 56258 and should be clearly marked as a sealed bid for SAP 042-610-040, SAP 042-610-042, etc.  Each Proposal must be accompanied by a certified check or bid bond, payable to the Treasurer of Lyon County, for at least 5% of the amount of the Bid.  The County reserves the right to reject any or all bids. Aaron VanMoer, P.E.
County Engineer
Lyon County, MN
Please post:  February 17, 2017 thru March 15, 2017

Property Tax 101

Property tax is collected on any property owned by a person or a business for the purpose of funding roads, public safety, and other operations performed by local Government.  Anoka County, MN has created a video that explains the basics of Property Tax in Minnesota.   This video explains how property taxes are collected, what impacts your property tax, and why property tax can fluctuate from year to year. 

 

Notice to Contractors - SP 42-070-009. Bidding on July 5th 2017

NOTICE TO CONTRACTORS Sealed Proposals will be received until 2:00 p.m. on July 5, 2017 by E.J. Moberg, Lyon County Auditor/Treasurer, of Lyon County at the County Government Center at 607 West Main, Marshall, MN  56258, on behalf of the Board of Commissioners for the construction of the projects listed below.  Proposals will be opened and read publicly in Conference Room # 3 of the Lyon County Government Center in Marshall, Minnesota, immediately after the hour set for receiving bids. Minimum wage rates to be paid by the Contractors have been predetermined and are subject to the Work Hours Act of 1962, P.L. 87-581 and implementing regulations. READ CAREFULLY THE WAGE SCALES AND DIVISION A OF THE SPECIAL PROVISIONS AS THEY AFFECT THIS/THESE PROJECT/PROJECTS The Minnesota Department of Transportation hereby notifies all bidders: in accordance with Title VI of the Civil Rights Act of 1964 (Act), as amended and Title 49, Code of Federal Regulations, Subtitle A Part 21, Non-discrimination in Federally-assisted programs of the Department of Transportation, it will affirmatively assure that in any contract entered into pursuant to this advertisement, disadvantaged business enterprises will be afforded maximum opportunity to participate and/or to submit bids in response to this invitation, and will not be discriminated against on the grounds of race, color, disability, age, religion, sex or national origin in consideration for an award; in accordance with Title VI of the Civil Rights Act of 1964 as amended, and Title 23, Code of Federal Regulations, Part 230 Subpart A-Equal Employment Opportunity on Federal and Federal-Aid Construction Contracts (including supportive services), it will affirmatively assure increased participation of minority groups and disadvantaged persons and women in all phases of the highway construction industry, and that on any project constructed pursuant to this advertisement equal employment opportunity will be provided to all persons without regard to their race, color, disability, age, religion, sex or national origin; in accordance with the Minnesota Human Rights Act, Minnesota Statute 363A.08 Unfair Discriminatory Practices, it will affirmatively assure that on any project constructed pursuant to this advertisement equal employment opportunity will be offered to all persons without regard to race, color, creed, religion, national origin, sex, marital status, status with regard to public assistance, membership or activity in a local commission, disability, sexual orientation, or age; in accordance with the Minnesota Human Rights Act, Minnesota Statute 363A.36 Certificates of Compliance for Public Contracts, and 363A.37 Rules for Certificates of Compliance, it will assure that appropriate parties to any contract entered into pursuant to this advertisement possess valid Certificates of Compliance. If you are not a current holder of a compliance certificate issued by the Minnesota Department of Human Rights and intend to bid on any job in this advertisement you must contact the Department of Human Rights immediately for assistance in obtaining a certificate. The following notice from the Minnesota Department of Human Rights applies to all contractors: “It is hereby agreed between the parties that Minnesota Statute, section 363A.36 and Minnesota Rules, parts 5000.3400 to 5000.3600 are incorporated into any contract between these parties based on this specification or any modification of it.  A copy of Minnesota Statute 363A.36 and Minnesota Rules, parts 5000.3400 to 5000.3600 is available upon request from the contracting agency.” “It is hereby agreed between the parties that this agency will require affirmative action requirements be met by contractors in relation to Minnesota Statute 363A.36 and Minnesota Rules 5000.3600.  Failure by a contractor to implement an affirmative action plan or make a good faith effort shall result in revocation of its certificate or revocation of the contract (Minnesota Statute 363A.36, Subd. 2 and 3).” A minimum goal of 0.0% Good Faith Effort to be subcontracted to Disadvantaged Business Enterprises. SP 042-070-009
Chevron Sign Installation in Lyon County, MN
Comprising Approximately:
Remove Sign Type Special          12.0 Each
Furnish Sign Panels Type C        684.0 Sq. Ft.
Install Sign Panels Type Special    114.0 Each Specifications may be examined at the office of the Public Works Director, 504 Fairgrounds Road, Marshall, MN.  Plans and Specifications may be downloaded from the Lyon County website, www.lyonco.org, (see further details on website) or by calling the Lyon County Highway Department at 507-532-8205 to request a paper copy for a charge of $60.00 (includes shipping and tax).  All Proposals must be on forms furnished by the Public Works Director.  Sealed Bids should be mailed to E.J. Moberg, Lyon County Auditor/Treasurer, 607 West Main Street, Marshall, MN 56258 and must be clearly marked as a sealed bid for SP 042-070-009.  Each Proposal must be accompanied by a certified check or bid bond, payable to the Treasurer of Lyon County, for at least 5% of the amount of the Bid.  The County reserves the right to reject any or all bids.

Lyon County Probation

Career Corrections Agent: Rindy Filzen
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Phone: (507) 537-6746
Address: Career Corrections Agent
607 West Main Street
Marshall, MN 56258
 
  • Diversion (First-time Offender Program)
  • Unsupervised Probation
  • Probation (adult and juvenile) & Interstate Compact
  • Community Service/Restitution Program
  • Sentencing to Service Program
  • Drug Testing
  • Educational Information
  • Counseling
  • Community Plus Program

 

Subcategories

Auditor/Treasurer: E. J. Moberg
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Phone: (507) 537-6724
Fax: (507) 537-6091
Address: Lyon County Auditor/Treasurer
607 West Main Street
Marshall, MN 56258
  Auditor Services
    • Financial - Payroll
    • Current Tax Calculation
    • Settlements to School Districts, Cities and Special Districts
    • Voter Registration and Voter Tally
    • Transfer of Deeds
    • Special Assessments - Ditch and Cities
    • Transent Merchant License - application
    • Tobacco License
    • Driver's Licenses
      NOTE:
      - Written and Driving Exams are given at the office located at 601 N. Highway 59 Telephone 537-7024 for hours and additional information.
      - For vehicle registration, tabs, automobile licensing, etc you must go to the Auto Licensing Bureau at 302 W Redwood St (507) 532-4643.
Treasurer Services
  • Current and Delinquent Real Estate Records
  • Print and mail tax statements
  • Property tax collections and payment entry
  • Compute and prove tax settlements
  • Escrow records
  • Distribute taxes to taxing entities
  • Investment Officer for county investments
  • Mortgage Registry Collections
  • Deed Tax computations and collections
  • Financial Records - banking and reconciliation of accounts
  • 1990 and 2000 Lyon County Census information
  • Maintain records of Auctioneer Certificates
District 1
Charlie Sanow
 District 2
Steve Ritter
District 3
Mark Goodenow
District 4
Rodney Stensrud
 District 5
Rick Anderson
Charlie Sanow Steve Ritter Mark Goodenow Rodney Stensrud Rick Anderson

532-5901
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829-8070
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532-3861
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The county board normally meets at 9am on the first and third Tuesdays of the month in CR 1 & 2

 

County Board Room

 

Human Resources

 

Human Resources administers the personnel policies and procedures adopted by the Lyon County Board as well as classification and compensation plans, performance planning and review programs, and maintaining personnel records for each employee. Human Resources coordinates the recruitment, selection, orientation, development, transfer, and separation of employees. Affirmative action, Civil Rights compliance, Minnesota and Federal Family and Medical Leave Act, short-term disability, HIPAA regulations compliance, and ADA compliance are also major functions of the office.  The office coordinates and administers employee benefit programs for all departments, and works closely with Lyon County Administration and the County Board. 

The County Recorder is the custodian of the land records and vital statistic records pertaining to Lyon County. It is the responsibility of this office to preserve these records in an archival quality format and assure easy and accurate access to the same. Duties are defined as:

  • Record documents relating to real property transactions in Abstract
     & Torrens Divisions
  • Collect & receipt Recording Fee and Well Disclosure Certificate Fee
  • Collect & distribute Well Disclosure Certificates
  • Maintain indexes and issue copies of all recorded documents
  • Maintain and issue copies of birth, death and marriage certificates
  • Process Marriage License Applications & issue marriages license
  • File and maintain Ordinations
  • File Notary Commissions
  • Immigration and Naturalization
  • Military Discharges
  • Genealogy research
  • UCC filing and searches
    (Uniform Commercial Code)
  • CNS filing and searches
    (Central Notification System)
  • Federal and State Tax Liens
  • Hospital and Medical Assistance Liens

Books

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Sheriff Mark Mather

 
 

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Support Administration

 
 

Sergeant Todd Roelfsema #103

 
 

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Sergeant Eric Wallen #111

 
 

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New!!!

Lyon County Sheriff’s Office has launched a new Community Information Service designed to deliver important and timely information to residents in our area using the latest technology. This service, “Nixle”, delivers trustworthy and important neighborhood-level public safety and community event notifications instantly sent to you by cell phone text message, email and web. There is NO Spam or Advertising. Nixle is completely free (standard text message rates apply for cell phone subscribers who do not have text plans with their cell phone providers). Register now and learn more at www.nixle.com. You will have immediate access to public safety alerts that are relevant to you, important neighborhood advisories you want to know about, and other valuable community information. You decide what information you want and whether you want it sent to your cell phone, email or just simply over the web. We are excited about this opportunity and hope you find it beneficial to you!

Register at: http://local.nixle.com/lyon-county-sheriffs-office/

The Lyon County Public Works Building is located on the County Fairgrounds at 504 Fairgrounds Road Marshall, MN 56258. Click HERE for a map link

 Locator Map

 

Lyon County Public Works includes the following Departments:

Highway (Road and Bridge): County road and bridge maintenance, road signage, flood control structure maintenance, and snow removal from county roads.

Geographic Information Systems (GIS): Maintains the County E-911 system, and provide mapping services.

Planning & Zoning: Also includes county programs for feedlots, shoreland management, septic systems, ditches, and invasive weed inspections.

Environmental: Manages the regional landfill, household hazardous waste program, and coordinates recycling, water management planning, and solid waste reduction efforts.

Parks: Manages the County Park system, and County Fairgrounds

GIS Cataegory

 

 

Lyon County operates a Geographic Information System (GIS) to provide current and accurate geospatial (map) information to County departments, the general public and other entities. We seek to ensure that Lyon County residents and decision makers have access to geographic information that is complete, timely, accurate, and reliable. We promote the use of GIS and related technologies to more effectively and efficiently address problems, develop plans, and manage the natural, cultural, economic, and infrastructure resources of the county. Lyon County is implementing GIS to streamline county operations and to make County data and records available to the citizens of Lyon County. GIS Department Responsibilities:

  • Maintain and create geospatial information
  • Maintain Lyon County Parcel data
  • Rural Address assignment and E9-1-1 System maintenance
  • Maintain GIS Interactive Mapping Sites
  • Hard Copy map production
  • Platbook creation and maintenance

Hours and Locations

Lyon County Government Center

8:00-4:30 M-F   Map

Public Works Building

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Law Enforcement Center

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Lyon County Zoning/SWCD

8:00-4:30 M-F   Map

Lyon County Landfill

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