Municipal Boundary Adjustment Unit


Legislative Amendments to Minnesota Statutes Chapter 414
Amending 414.011, Subd. 5; adding 414.011, Subd. 13;
and amending 414.033, Subd. 2(3).
Click on the Legislative Amendments link.

Municipal Boundary Adjustment Unit:

The Municipal Boundary Adjustment Unit (MBAU) of the Office of Administrative Hearings administers and adjudicates the uniform system of municipal boundary adjustments codified in Chapter 414 of the Minnesota Statutes.  MBAU acts through its decision-making authority at monthly review meetings, administrative hearings and rule-making procedures.  Legal orders are issued for the creation or dissolution of municipal boundaries through incorporation, consolidation, annexation or detachment of land.  Jurisdiction is statewide.  The MBAU staff is available to answer questions relating to municipal boundary adjustments.