Quick links to download applications and forms for permits, land use, utility service, etc.
**Shore land projects may require additional conditions, call the planning dept. for more info. One full size and one PDF set of plans are required for submittal .
All Contractors doing work in the City of Baxter must register prior to starting the work. Please contact us at 218-454-5109 to confirm your contractor is registered prior to pulling a permit.
Detached Garage or Accessory Building
Fire Alarm and Suppression
New House and Attached Garage
Rental Housing Inspection
Septic (Subsurface Sewage Treatment System)
2016 Fee Schedule - Adopted (260.3 KB)
Lodging Tax Form (84.0 KB)
Local Option Sales Tax
List Of Street Names And Address Ranges (12.6 KB)
Motor Vehicle Excise Tax Report (17.6 KB)
Utility Connection Financing
Land Use Application Documents
Planning And Zoning Fee Schedule (34.7 KB)
Land Use Application Forms
Comprehensive Plan Amendment
Conditional Use Permit
Interim Use Permit
Sketch Plan Review
Temporary Sign Application
Zoning Permit (Fences and Sheds)
Zoning/Subdivision Ordinance Amendment
To apply for a hardship deferral of a special assessment, please review the attached application and supplemental information form for eligibility requirements. If eligible, please complete the first page of the “Hardship Deferral Application” and the “Hardship Deferral Supplemental Info Form” and return with the required documentation and fee by August 31 of the year preceding the assessment payment proposed to be deferred. Assessment payments are deferred with interest and an application must be completed each year by August 31 to certify the applicant’s continued eligibility for the deferral program.
Utility Rates and Bill Calculations
How Utility Bills Are Calculated (65.0 KB)
Forms to Sign Up for Auto Pay Program
Use the following forms to sign up for the utility bill auto pay service.
Utility Bill Auto Pay Application (238.9 KB)
Forms to Start/Stop Billing
Use the following forms if you are transferring service to/from you or your business. This does not initiate the water service to be turned off at the curb stop by the City of Baxter.
Application for Utility Service – Residential
Application for Utility Service – Commercial
Termination of Utility Service – Residential
Termination of Utility Service – Commercial
Forms to Turn Water On/Off at Street
Use the following forms if you would like to have the water service physically turned off at the curb stop by the City of Baxter. If you are also transferring service to/from you or your business, please fill out the applicable form above as well.