Excavation/Sewer/Backfill/Utility Connection PermitINITIAL CONTACT: Engineering Division, 211 City Hall, 411 W. 1st St., Duluth MN 55802.
FORM: Excavation Permit.
FEES: See Fee Schedule.
TELEPHONE NUMBER: (218) 730-5200.
ISSUED TO: Those whose excavation activities result from sewer connections or repairs, steam line repair, water/gas connections, repairs and/or leaks.
PROCEDURE: Application for connections, address of property, and other pertinent information are filed with the Engineering Division. Permit can be issued same day, if bond, insurance, and related information.
LICENSE YEAR: Permits are issued for a two week period, however the contractor is responsible for the maintenance of the trench caused by the excavation for a minimum of one year after the excavation.