A permit from the Board of Managers is required before beginning any of the following:
Installing bridge or culvert
Modification of natural waterway
Excavation or filling near a natural waterway
Installing pipelines, wires, or cables across or under waterway
Modification of wetland
Other activities described in the Rules and Regulations
The Board of Managers is considering amending the Rules and Regulations. A copy of the proposed amendments to the Rules and Regulations can be found here:
Please submit any comments you have any the proposed amendments to the District Attorney or by using the Contact Us page.
The completed permit application may be submitted at a meeting or to the ditch inspector or attorney for the district.
The District Mangers have issued a General Permit No. 01 for cleaning within a public watercourse where the Minnesota Department of Natural Resources has issued a Public Water Works Permit.