Paying for stormwater management
Your monthly stormwater management utility fee helps pay for our city's stormwater management system.
- Protects and improves water quality in our rivers, streams, wetlands
- Conserves stormwater resources
- Prevents flooding, erosion and pollution
See our city's Water Resources Management Plan
Everyone who owns property in Minneapolis pays for this service
- The fee appears on your monthly utility bill.
- We base it on the amount of impervious surface area on your property.
- There are no exclusions for organizations with nonprofit tax status.
- You can reduce your utility bill by earning stormwater credits.