Applications, Permits, and Registration

  1. Blaine City Hall is Open for Walk-ins and Appointments


    Planning staff is available by phone, email, and in person at Blaine City Hall.

    You can find contact information at BlaineMN.gov/Directory

      Fully vaccinated individuals are no longer required to wear a face mask inside city facilities. Unvaccinated individuals are strongly urged to wear a face mask. If you do not have a face mask, the city will provide a disposable one to you.

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    Application Submittal Information

    • Before completing and/or submitting an application, please contact the Planning Department to discuss your project needs.
    • Applications will not be considered complete without payment. Payment is accepted via credit card during the online application process (credit cards will incur a 2.5% fee).

    Application Deadlines and Hearing Dates

    All deadlines are 4:30PM on the date shown. The Blaine Planning Commission meets at 7PM on the second Tuesday of the month in the city hall council chambers. The Blaine City Council meets at 7:30PM on the first and third Monday of the month in the city hall council chambers.

    Certain planning items will require more than one city council meeting.

    This is subject to change. Please verify all dates by contacting the Planning Department for more information. 

    Temporary Outdoor Dining Policy and Registration

    1. The City of Blaine has established a policy and procedure to allow for new or expanded outdoor seating areas for restaurants in response to social distancing and occupancy requirements for restaurants to open for on-site dining due to the COVID-19 pandemic. This policy is in effect until October 31, 2021.