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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 Tracy      

213 Elm St. (Bare Lot)

31.136005.0   $500.00

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

For additional information, click on the attachments below.

Host Your Event at the Fairgrounds

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Lyon County is proud to support community events through rental of Fairgrounds Buildings, and the Portable Stage! Several annually events are held at the Lyon County Fairgrounds in addition to the Lyon County Fair. Relay for Life, wedding receptions, Rolle Bolle events, and 4-H events occur throughout the Spring, Summer, and Fall. Rental agreements and rates are included as attachments at the bottom of this article. Please note that some events may also require a certificate of liability insurance.

We are happy to host your event. Please contact the Environmental Department for fairgrounds buildings rental and events information.

Rental Rates are listed in the "Fee Schedule" attachment below.

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 Suppliers - 2017 Bituminous Materials. Bidding on March 28, 2017

NOTICE TO SUPPLIERS
Sealed Proposals will be received until 10:00 A.M. on March 28, 2017 by E.J. Moberg, Lyon County Auditor/Treasurer, Lyon County Government Center, Marshall, Minnesota on behalf of the Board of Commissioners for the following:
2017 SEASONAL REQUIREMENTS FOR BITUMINOUS MATERIALS
Specifications may be examined at the office of the Public Works Director, 504 Fairgrounds Road, Marshall, MN.  All Proposals must be on forms furnished by the Public Works Director. Lyon County will be advertising all construction projects on the Lyon County website; www.lyonco.org.   The Specifications may be requested by calling the Lyon County Highway Department at 507-532-8205.  There is no charge.  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 Proposal for 2017 Bituminous Materials.  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 Proposal.  The County reserves the right to reject any or all bids. Aaron VanMoer
Lyon County Highway Engineer Please post:     February 27, 2017

Services

Please contact us for information or for assistance with applying for benefits for Veterans and family members:

 

 

VA Health Care

VA Educational Benefits

VA Compensation and Pension

VA Home Loans

VA Life Insurance

Veteran's Housing and Homelessness Support

CHAMPVA Health Benefits for Dependents & Survivors

Death Benefits, Burial and Memorial Benefits

Survivor's Pension and Compensation Benefits 

Military Retirement Benefits and Tricare Health Insurance for Military and Dependents

Dental, Optical and Special Needs Grants 

Military Records Requests (including DD 214 or equivalent)

                                                    Individual and Group Mental Health Counseling

 

 

 

Veteran Services Van

 Need a ride to your VA appointments?

The Lyon County Veterans Van is now traveling to the following locations:

Sioux Falls VA Hospital

(Every Tuesday and Wednesday)

Saint Cloud VA Hospital

(1st and 3rd Mondays)

 Arrange your ride in advance by calling:

(507) 537-6729

 

Home Improvement and Structural Alteration Grants

Housing Grants for Disabled Veterans

Educational Assistance

Gulf War Veteran Information

Minnesota Property Tax Exclusion

Minnesota Military Retired Pay Subtraction

VA Choice Program overview

Non-VA Emergency Care

Veterans Justice Program

Tips on Giving to Charity and Avoiding Scams

VA Dental Insurance Program

Caregiver Support

Tax Credit For Military Service in a Combat Zone

Camp Lejeune Family Member Program

Other VA Benefits Factsheets

 

For more information or assistance with navigating VA benefits and services, contact:  

          Lyon County Veteran Services          

 (507) 537-6729
 

 

RFQ - On-Call Government Relations

Lyon County intends to award an on-call governmental relation services contract associated with their Environmental Department.  A contract will be executed and delivery orders will be placed against it as requirements are identified.   The scope of specific work assignments and associated deliverable will be specified by the Environmental Administrator. 

See the attached document for details.

Attachments:
Download this file (RFQ-LF-2015-10.pdf)RFQ-LF-2015-10.pdf85 kB

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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  872-6858
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734-5194
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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

Sheriff Mark Mather

 

 

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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Law Enforcement Center Click Map for Directions

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

8:00-4:30 M-F   Map

Law Enforcement Center

8:00-4:00 M-F   Map

Lyon County Zoning/SWCD

8:00-4:30 M-F   Map

Lyon County Landfill

6:00-4:00 M-F   Map

7:00-NOON SAT

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