Minneapolis Impound Lot
51 Colfax Ave North
Minneapolis, MN 55405
Phone: (612) 673-5777
Fax: (612) 370-3974
TTY: (612) 673-2157
Regular Operating Hours
Monday - Saturday
8:00 AM to 10:00 PM
9:00 AM to 5:00 PM
Open 24 hours on Day 1 and Day 2 of a Snow Emergency. On Day 3, Impound Lot will close at 1:00 a.m., after which the posted schedule will resume.
Closed on the following Holidays (except during a Snow Emergency):
New Year's Day
Martin Luther King Day
Indigenous Peoples Day
Thanksgiving Day (and the day after Thanksgiving)
Note: Holidays that fall on a Saturday will be observed on Friday, and Holidays that fall on a Sunday will be observed on Monday.
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Law Regarding Abandoned Vehicles
According to City Ordinance §478.250, no abandoned vehicle shall remain on any street or highway in the city in excess of 72 consecutive hours. Any vehicle lacking vital component parts shall be presumed abandoned and may be immediately removed and impounded.
Violating this ordinance is punishable by a fine in addition to applicable towing and impound fees.
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Last updated Feb 12, 2018