Castle Rock Town Hall
2537 240th St. W.
Farmington MN 55024

Welcome to the official site of Castle Rock Township, located in Dakota County, Minnesota.


Office Hours for January 22 - January 26, 2018

Town Hall Office will be open as follows: Monday, January 22, 9 am to noon; Tuesday, January 23, CLOSED; Wednesday, January 24, 9 am to noon; Thursday, January 25, 9 am to noon; Friday, January 26, CLOSED.

Office Hours for January 29 - February 2, 2018

Town Hall Office will be open as follows: Monday, January 29, 9 am to noon; Tuesday, January 30, CLOSED; Wednesday, January 31, 9 am to noon; Thursday, February 1, 9 am to noon; Friday, February 2, CLOSED.

Office hours can vary. If you need to set up an appointment outside of scheduled hours, please leave a voice mail at 651-460-2221 or email

  • THE PUBLIC HEARING AND PLANNING COMMISSION ORIGINALLY SCHEDULED TO JANUARY 22, 2018 ARE BEING POSTPONED UNTIL JANUARY 29 DUE TO THE WEATHER CONDITIONS. Following is the updated information: A Public Hearing to review an application for a Variance for placement of a rooftop retail solar panel system (click here for official notice) will be held at 6:30 pm on Monday, January 29, followed by the January Planning Commission Meeting at 7 pm. Agenda items, including building permits or other applications that need to be reviewed, were due by 10 am on Thursday, January 18.

  • The February Board of Supervisors Meeting will be held on Monday, February 12 at 7 pm. Agenda items are due by 10 am on Wednesday, February 7.

  • Township Elections will be held on Tuesday, March 13, 2018. Polls are open from 10 am to 8 pm. The Annual Township Meeting follows at 8:30 pm.
    Offices to be filled at the March Annual Election are:
    Supervisor D - 3-year term
    Supervisor E - 3-year term

  • The Randolph-Hampton Fire Department is seeking everyone's help for a special project. A Go Fund Me page has been set up to get support for an extractor washing machine. More information about this equipment is on the page, as well as instructions for making a donation. Click here to go to the Go Fund Me link.

  • Ordinance No. 2013-01 - Zoning Ordinance (See Ordinances tab for a complete list of current Ordinances and Amendments to existing Ordinances)


  • Our COMMUNITY INFO tab has been updated - check it out!

  • Dakota County has grant funds available to assist low income homeowners with upgrading failing septic systems. Click here to review more information about the program.

  • To view updated local information regarding Dakota County Watershed Management, go to our "Links" page for helpful website links.

  • The Green Guide
    Dakota County has created a guide for residents to use to help determine the best way to get rid of your "stuff." It provides options for reusing or donating, information on what can be recylced and how to recycle it, and lets you know about items that need to be kept out of the garbage because of their effect on our health and our environment. Click on "The Green Guide" above to go to see this information on the Dakota County website

  • Rural Solid Waste Commission
    See "Links" tab for website information regarding programs available for recycling programs available in Dakota County.

  • Backyard Burning
    Castle Rock Township does not issue burning permits - look at the "Permits" page on this website under "Burning Permits" for more information.

    Burning and burying of garbage causes pollution and poses health threats. This is why it is illegal for Dakota County residents, including farmers, to burn or bury solid wastes—such as paper, plastic, cardboard, aerosols and other garbage. See Castle Rock Township Ordinance No. 2013-01 Section 7.19.G Waste Materials. Residents may either contract with a waste hauler or take their garbage to a local disposal facility. Read more

  • What Things Do I Need to Get a Building Permit For?
  • Citizen Complaint Policy and Complaint Form
  • Am I Registered to Vote?
  • Letter to Landowners & Residents: Mowing of Right-of-ways (dated 1/17/08)

Get Adobe Acrobat Reader Our forms require Adobe Acrobat Reader. If you don't have it, you can download it for free here.