Notice is hereby given that the Roseau County Board of Commissioners will meet on August 10, 2021, at 9:00 a.m., in Room 110 of the Roseau County Courthouse, Roseau, MN, to receive public input concerning the implementation of a Local Option Sales Tax for Transportation (LOST) in the County. Pursuant to Minnesota Statute 297A.993, the County can implement a sales tax of up to one-half percent to fund transportation projects within the County.
A proposed Board Resolution, “Implementation of One-Half Percent (0.5%) County Local Option Sales Tax for Transportation” has been posted on the County’s website,, for public review prior to the August 10, 2021, Public Hearing. The proposed Resolution can also be obtained by contacting the Roseau County Coordinator’s Office via email:; by regular mail, and/or an office visit: County Coordinator; 606 5th Avenue SW, Room 130; Roseau, MN 56751; or by phone: 218-463-4248.
All interested persons may attend the Public Hearing in-person or electronically via ZOOM. Please contact the County Coordinator’s Office to obtain a ZOOM link to the hearing. Also, written comments may be submitted to the Coordinator’s Office, per the contact information listed above, prior to the Public Hearing.
Click here for a draft of the LOST Resolution.