Long Prairie - Minnesota 

Expanding Our Horizons

Planning and Zoning

The Long Prairie Planning and Zoning Commission is a 9 member board with the following responsibilities:


  • Orderly development of residential, commercial, industrial, recreational agricultural and public areas of the city
  • Enforcement and development of the zoning ordinances
  • Review of requested variances and conditional use permits with recommendations forwarded to the City Council

The Planning and Zoning Commission meets the 2nd and 4th Monday of each month at 4:30 p.m. in City Hall. 


The City of Long Prairie follows the State Building Code.  All building permits are issued by the Building Inspector, Duane Ostrowski. Building permits as well as permit requests for variances, conditional uses or zoning amendments may be obatined at City Hall or downloaded from the city's website.

Contact Information:

  • Brenda Thomes, Administrator/Clerk
  • Deb Laumeyer, Deputy Clerk
  • Deb Blake, Deputy Clerk

Long Prairie City Hall

615 Lake Street South

Long Prairie, Mn  56347

Phone: 320.732.2167   FAX:  320.732.2847

Email:  info@longprairie.govoffice.com


City Hall Hours: Monday – Friday, 8:00 a.m. – 4:30 p.m.