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County buildings

Most buildings remain closed to the public but we offer select services by phone, email, fax, or by appointment.

When you visit county buildings

Required face coverings

All visitors to Hennepin County buildings are required to wear face coverings that cover both mouth and nose.

Face coverings can include a paper or disposable face mask, a cloth face mask, a scarf, a bandanna, a neck gaiter, or a religious face covering.

A face shield alone is not sufficient. Visitors who wear a face shield are required to wear a face covering underneath it.

If you are sick

Do not enter the building if you are sick or experiencing any of the following symptoms:

  • Fever
  • Cough
  • Shortness of breath or difficulty breathing
  • Chills
  • Headache
  • Muscle pain
  • Sore throat
  • New loss of taste or smell

Physical distance

Maintain 6 feet or 2 meters of physical distance.

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Parking in downtown Minneapolis is available at street meters, ramps and lots.

Hennepin County Government Center

There are some service changes at the building due to COVID-19 and the recent trial of Derek Chauvin. Confirm current service hours and locations on

701 Building

Health Services Building

Public Works Facility

Service centers

Clinics and medical centers

Hennepin County Medical Center

Primary care clinics and specialty care centers

Hennepin Faculty Associates

Medical Examiner’s Office

NorthPoint Health & Wellness Center

Public Health Clinic


Health care for the homeless

Mental health



NorthPoint Health & Wellness Center Food Shelf

Human services centers

Get access to the full array of services. You can apply for economic assistance and human services, and get referrals to other county services and community resources.

Human Services and Public Health Department – North Minneapolis

Human Services and Public Health Department – South Minneapolis

Health Services Building 

Volunteers Enlisted to Assist People Community Service Center

Wells Fargo Building (Suite 108)

Northwest Family Service Center

Satellite human services centers

Get by-appointment only access to programs and services.

1800 Chicago

Chemical and behavior health

Family Justice Center

Child support

Hennepin County Government Center

Veterans' Service, adult protection and human services administration, including contracts

Interfaith Outreach & Community Partners (IOCP)

Human services, eligibility support, WIC and veterans’ service

Little Earth

Social services for American Indian communities

Powderhorn Partners Building

Office of Multi-Cultural Services


Find clinics, immunization services, public health data collection and other services.

Health Services Building

Mental Health Clinic

Care for children, teens and adults who struggle with serious mental illnesses.

NorthPoint Health and Wellness Center

Adult Corrections Facility

Client and Community Restoration

Family Justice Center

Fourth Judicial District Court

Hennepin County Home School

Hennepin County Sheriff's Office

Juvenile Detention Center


Sheriff's Jail: Public Safety Facility

Sheriff's Jail: Adult Detention Center City Hall

2021 holiday closings

Most county offices and departments are closed on the following holidays

  • New Year’s Day – January 1, 2021
  • Martin Luther King Jr. Day – January 18, 2021
  • President's Day – February 15, 2021
  • Memorial Day – May 31, 2021
  • Independence Day – July 5, 2021 (observed)
  • Labor Day – September 6, 2021
  • Veterans' Day – November 11, 2021
  • Thanksgiving Day – November 25, 2021
  • Thanksgiving Friday – November 26, 2021


Some county facilities and services may vary from the above schedule. See links for details:

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