Why the new building

The new Public Service Building benefits the public in many ways.

Convenient, welcoming location

The Public Service Building is:

  • Conveniently located in downtown Minneapolis
  • Adjacent to the Hennepin County Government Center
  • Easily reached by public transportation

The building is a welcoming space. It includes:

  • Accessibility accommodations
  • Natural daylight
  • Artwork inspired by our community

Centralized services

The Public Service Building provides a central location where you can get help with the services the City provides.

At the City of Minneapolis Service Center, you can expect:

  • Customer service agents to provide you personalized help
  • The ability to meet with department staff
  • Help related to permits, licenses, fees and other City services or payments

The Service Center is located on the skyway level. Up one level from ground level.

See what the City of Minneapolis Service Center offers


Greatly reduce costs

We are cutting costs by:

  • Reducing private building leases within the City
  • Making workspace more efficient
  • Centrally locating staff
  • Saving energy to reduce utility bills

Contact us

Public Service Building


Public Service Building
505 Fourth Ave. S.
Minneapolis, MN 55415