Local Option Sales Tax for Transportation

NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that the Board of Commissioners of Koochiching County, Minnesota (the “County”) will meet on Tuesday November 2, 2021 at 6:00 pm at the Koochiching County Courthouse Boardroom, 715 Fourth Street, international Falls, MN  56649 to hold a public hearing for the purpose of receiving public comment concerning the implementation of a local option transportation sales tax of up to one half of one percent (0.5%) to be dedicated to Koochiching County road projects pursuant to Minnesota Statutes 297A.993 and 297A.99.

All interested persons may appear and be heard at the public hearing either orally or in writing.  Send written comments to the Administration Director, 715 Fourth Street, International Falls, MN  56649 prior to  the hearing.


Dated: October 15, 2021

By Order of the Board of Commissioners

of Koochiching, Minnesota

/s/ Jenny Herman, County Administration Director

Local Option Sales Tax - Presentation

Informational Links:

Association of Minnesota Counties - Local Option Sales Tax for Transportation - FAQs

Local Option Taxes for Transportation - Map (Note:  Roseau County recently passed a Local Option Sales Tax and are not currently included in this map)

MN Statute 297A.99