County Code of Ordinances

The ordinances listed in the table below are the restated versions of the original ordinances.  You can click any of the links in the name column in the table below to view each ordinance or you can browse Municode for all of the Blue Earth County Ordinances. These ordinances may incorporate several amendments and/or changes to the original document into one restated document. Ordinances that have been repealed or that expired are not listed here. 

Chapter Name Department
Chapter 1 General Provisions Administration
Chapter 2 Administration Administration
Chapter 3 Social Host Sherrff
Chapter 4 Adult Uses Environmental Services
Chapter 4 Tobacco Products Administration
Chapter 6 Livestock Manure Management Environmental Services
Chapter 6 Subsurface Sewage Treatment Systems Environmental Services
Chapter 6 Water Supply Wells Environmental Services
Chapter 6 MS4 – Illicit Discharge Detection and Elimination  Environmental Services
Chapter 6 MS4 - Construction Site Runoff Control Environmental Services
Chapter 6 Buffer Ordinance Environmental Services
Chapter 8 Floods Environmental Services
Chapter 10 Mass Gatherings Administration
Chapter 12 Parks and Recreation Public Works
Chapter 14 Shoreland Zoning Environmental Services
Chapter 18 Rural Addressing Environmental Services
Chapter 18 Highway Access Management Public Works
Chapter 18 All-Terrain Vehicles and Mini Trucks Public Works
Chapter 20 Land Division Environmental Services
Chapter 24 Zoning Environmental Services
  -  Juvenile Curfew Sheriff

If the ordinance you want to view is not listed above, please contact Blue Earth County Administration at (507) 304-4284. A printed book with Blue Earth County Ordinances is also available for review at the Administration Office located on second floor of the Historic Courthouse:
204 S 5th Street
Mankato, MN 56001


We do our utmost to make certain that the ordinances listed here are accurate and up-to-date; however, we do not guarantee the accuracy of the ordinances listed on this website. If you wish to view the official version of the ordinance, you may do so at the Blue Earth County Administration Office.

View Minnesota Rules for more information about specific rules found in these ordinances.

Note: To view and/or print some ordinances, you must have Adobe Acrobat Reader 6.0 or higher installed.