TC Directory - Minnesota Government Office

Organization, Parent Organization, Contact Information

Community/Group

Chicano Latino Affairs Council
60 Empire Drive, Ste 203
St Paul, MN, 55103
www.clac.state.mn.us

The Chicano Latino Affairs Council (CLAC), is a statewide government agency created by the legislature in 1978. The primary mission of CLAC is to advise the governor and the state legislature on the issues of importance to Minnesota's Chicano Latino community.

Latino

City of Minneapolis Official Website
www.ci.minneapolis.mn.us

A wealth of information on everything from home ownership to public resources and loaded with useful links.

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City of St. Paul Official Website
www.stpaul.gov

Like the website for the City of Minneapolis, Saint Paul’s official website is one of the best sources of information on a variety of topics.

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Council on Black Minnesotans
1st National Bank Building
332 Minnesota St., Suite E1240
St. Paul, MN 55101
http://www.cobm.state.mn.us/

The mission of the Council on Black Minnesotans (CBM) is to ensure that the needs of all Minnesotans of African descent are clear to the policy makers who impact their well-being by providing equal protection of the law and guaranteeing that this community receives and has access to state services and programs.

African, African American

Council on Asian Pacific Minnesotans (CAPM)
658 Cedar Street
St. Paul, MN, 55155
http://www.capm.state.mn.us/

The Council on Asian-Pacific Minnesotans fulfills the following primary objectives: advise the governor and state legislators on issues pertaining to Asian Pacific people; ensure Asian Pacific Minnesotans are more incorporated and engaged in the governmental and policymaking process; see that residents of Asian Pacific descent have sufficient access to state government services; promote the talents and resources of Asian Pacific people where appropriate; and act as a broker between the Asian Pacific community in Minnesota and mainstream society.

Asian, Pacific Islander

County Government Websites
http://www.mncounties.org/About_Counties/county_websites.html

Web addresses for all 87 Minnesota counties

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Disctrict Courts
300 S 4th St
Minneapolis, MN, 55415

http://www.mncourts.gov/?page=238

Minnesota's trial courts are located throughout the 87 counties in the state and are organized into 10 Judicial District.

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Driver and Vehicle Services
445 Minnesota Street
Saint Paul MN 55101 https://dps.mn.gov/divisions/dvs/Pages/default.aspx

Driver and Vehicle Services (DVS) is a division of the Minnesota Department of Public Safety. DVS is responsible for the administration of Minnesota's driver's license and vehicle registration programs. Its primary functions include driver's license testing and issuance, driver safety compliance, motor vehicle title and registration, commercial vehicle registration, and auto dealer licensing and regulation.

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Governor and State Officials
http://mn.gov/portal/government/state/governor-and-officials/index.jsp

Constitutional officers and legislators elected by the people. A constitutional office is established by the state constitution. Offices include Governors' Office, Attorney General's Office, Secretary of State and State Auditor's Office.

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Governor's Council on Developmental Disabilities
370 Centennial Office Building
658 Cedar Street
St. Paul, Minnesota, 55155
http://www.mnddc.org/

This web site features an extensive array of resources addressing developmental disability issues. Professionals and advocates as well as individuals and families will find resources focused toward their interests in designated sections of the site.

People with Disabilities

Governors Workforce Development Council
1st National Bank Building
332 Minnesota Street, Suite E200
Saint Paul, MN, 55101
http://www.gwdc.org/

The GWDC's mission is to analyze and recommend workforce development policies to the Governor and Legislature toward talent development, resource alignment and system effectiveness to ensure a globally competitive workforce for Minnesota.

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Grants Management Office
200 Administration Building
50 Sherburne Avenue
Saint Paul, MN, 55155
http://www.grants.state.mn.us/public/

State of Minnesota competitive grant opportunities. Grant seekers can search for grant opportunities by state agency or by subject area by following the appropriate link.

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Health Department
P.O. Box 64975
St. Paul, MN, 55164
http://www.health.state.mn.us/

This department operates programs for disease prevention and control, health promotion, family and community health, environmental health, health care policy, and regulation of health care providers and facilities.

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Housing Finance Agency
400 N Sibley St
St Paul, MN, 55101
http://www.mhfa.state.mn.us/

This agency offers five primary services, development and redevelopment, supportive housing, homeownership loan programs, preservation of federally-assisted housing and resident and organizational support.

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Human Rights Department
190 5th St E # 700
St Paul, MN, 55101
http://www.humanrights.state.mn.us/

The primary function of this department is resolution of charges of illegal discrimination, public education aimed at eliminating and preventing discrimination and promotion of employment opportunities for women, minorities and persons with disabilities.

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Human Services Department
300 S 6th St
Minneapolis, MN, 55487
http://mn.gov/dhs/

Human Services offers programs for health care, child support, food support, general assistance, nursing home care, seniors, people who are deaf, people who have developmental disabilities, foster care, child protection and adult and children's mental health services.

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League of Minnesota Cities Directory
http://www.lmnc.org/page/1/city-directory.jsp

Minnesota's 853 cities are all here in this searchable City Directory. Results will display the city's name; phone and fax numbers; e-mail, web site, and mailing addresses; business hours; council meeting times; and population.

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Libraries and Museums
345 W. Kellogg Blvd.
St. Paul, MN, 55102 http://mn.gov/portal/education/libraries-and-museums/

Visit the Mill City Museum, Minnesota History Center or any one of the 26 historic sites and museums of the Minnesota Historical Society. Special programs and events offered thourgh out the year. View hours, directions, photos, histories, and visiting information.

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License Minnesota
http://mn.gov/elicense/

From this site you can access licensing information on nearly 600 licenses administered by over 45 state agencies in Minnesota. For the first time you can find the licenses you need, whether business, professional, recreational, or vehicle in one spot.

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Minnesota Department of Education
1500 Highway 36 West
Roseville, MN, 55113 http://education.state.mn.us/mde/index.html

The Minnesota Department of Education formerly Children, Families & Learning works to help communities to measurably improve the well-being of children through programs that focus on education, community services, prevention, and the preparation of young people for the world of work.

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Minnesota Indian Affairs Council (MIAC)
161 Saint Anthony Ave Suite 919
Saint Paul, MN 55103 www.indianaffairs.state.mn.us/index.html

The Minnesota Indian Affairs Council (MIAC) was established in 1963 MN Statutes Chapter 888, Sec. 2 (3:922). MIAC is the official liaison between the State of Minnesota and the 11 15 tribal Governments within the state.

American Indian

Minnesota National Guard Public Affairs
Veterans Service Building
20 West 12th Street
St. Paul, MN, 55155 http://www.minnesotanationalguard.org/index.php

The Department of Military Affairs consists of the National Guard military forces of the State of Minnesota, the Office of the Adjutant General, civilians employed for administration and maintenance and the National Guard military installations.

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Minnesota State Arts Board
Park Square Court, Suite 200
400 Sibley Street
Saint Paul, MN, 55101
http://www.arts.state.mn.us/

The board provides aid for a variety of arts activities in the performing, visual and literary arts. The board also offers consultant services, mailing lists, workshops, conferences and publications.

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Minnesota State Council on Disabilties (MSCOD)
121 E. 7th Place, Suite 107
St. Paul, MN 55101
http://www.disability.state.mn.us/

The Minnesota State Council on Disability (MSCOD) is an agency that collaborates, advocates, advises and provides information to expand opportunities, increase the quality of life and empower all persons with disabilities.

People with Disabilities

Minnesota State Government Offices
http://mn.gov/portal/government/state/agencies-boards-commissions/

State Agencies are in the executive branch of government. Also included in this listing are state boards, councils, commissions, committees, ombudsmen offices and task forces.

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MN Attorney General
1400 Bremer Tower
445 Minnesota Street
St. Paul, MN, 55101
http://www.ag.state.mn.us/

The Attorney General is the chief legal officer of the State of Minnesota.  The Office provides legal representation to over 100 state agencies, boards, and commissions and represents the State of Minnesota in state and federal court and administrative hearings.

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MN Corrections Department
1450 Energy Park Drive Suite 200
St. Paul, Minnesota 55108
http://www.doc.state.mn.us/

The department regulates and operates ten correctional facilities including eight for adults and two for juveniles. It is also responsible for provision of probation, supervised release, and parole services.

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Office of Higher Education
1450 Energy Park Drive, Suite 350
St. Paul, MN, 55108
http://www.ohe.state.mn.us/

The Minnesota Office of Higher Education is a cabinet-level state agency providing students with financial aid programs and information to help them gain access to postsecondary education. The agency serves as the state's clearinghouse for data, research and analysis on postsecondary enrollment, financial aid, finance and trends.

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Office on the Economic Status of Women
72 State Office Building
St. Paul, MN, 55155 http://www.commissions.leg.state.mn.us/lcesw/

The commission advises the legislature and provides basic information and statistics on women in Minnesota.

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Public Safety Department
445 Minnesota Street
Saint Paul, MN, 55101
https://dps.mn.gov/Pages/default.aspx

Bureau of Criminal Apprehension, Liquor Control, Alcohol and Gambling Enforcement, Crime Victim Services, Driver & Vehicle Services, Emergency Management, State Fire Marshal, Pipeline Safety, State Highway Patrol, Capitol Security and Traffic Safety.

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Safety Council
13120 County Road 6
Minneapolis, MN, 55441
http://www.minnesotasafetycouncil.org/home.cfm

The Minnesota Safety Council is a semi-state agency, providing safety and health training services to state agencies and the citizens of Minnesota through a variety of programs. Its mission is to make Minnesota a safer place to live.

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Supreme Court
25 Rev Dr Martin Luther King Jr Blvd.
St Paul, MN, 55155
http://www.mncourts.gov/default.aspx?page=550

The Minnesota Supreme Court is, in effect, the final arbitrator of the constitutional rights of the people of the state of Minnesota. Supreme Court decisions often serve as precedent for future cases.

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