COVID-19 Response

Community Resources

Our community is coming together to help people in need. Check our COVID-19 Community Resources to find resources for child care, food access, and more. Donation opportunities are also listed on this page.

COVID-19 Surveillance Report

Click here to view the latest information about COVID-19’s presence in Scott County, the State of Minnesota, and nationwide.

County Buildings & Services Status - Updated 4/7/20 1:30PM

All Scott County buildings are closed until May 3rd. Please understand that, even where services are currently available, there may be some delays in processing due to COVID-19-related disruptions.  Scott County will do everything possible to service our residents in the most effective and efficient way, and we thank you for your patience. Click one of the tabs below to see the operational status of County buildings and services. 

  1. County Buildings & Drop Boxes
  2. County Jail & LEC
  3. Building Inspections
  4. Chemical Health
  5. Child Support
  6. Customer Service
  7. Economic Assistance
  8. Elections & Voter Registration
  9. Employment & Training
  10. Home & Community Care
  11. Libraries
  12. Parks
  13. Planning & Environmental Svcs
  14. Property & Taxation Services
  15. Public Health & Mental Health
  16. Transportation

Status of County Buildings & Drop Boxes 

Drop Boxes

  • Drop boxes for documents needing to reach County departments are available outside of the CareerForce (Workforce) Center, Government Center, and Extension offices. 
  • Click the Customer Service tab for more information about what is acceptable for drop boxes. 
  • Priority documents for official recording (plats, foreclosure documents, construction mortgages, mechanics liens, and court orders) should be recorded by appointment – this can be made by calling (952) 496-8150. If you need to use the drop box (if your documents are time-sensitive), use only the drop boxes at the Government Center and place material in a sealed envelope.

Government Center & Justice Center 

  • Justice Center & Courts - OPEN. Check the Scott County District Court page for the latest information about court operations.
  • DMV Licensing Center - CLOSED. All DPS-DVS Offices statewide will be closed from 3/27 - 4/10. Driver’s License extensions are on the way. Click here to learn more.

CareerForce Center 

  • Building CLOSED. You may call us with questions.
  • Paper applications and other forms are available outside the building for CareerForce services. A secure 24-hour drop box is also available.

Central Shop - CLOSED

DMV Licensing Center - CLOSED

Household Hazardous Waste 
The HHW Facility is closed until at least May 4th. We ask residents to safely store their wastes until we are able to accept these items again.