Property Assessing & Zoning


Assessor Phone:

Zoning Phone:



Hours & Location

8:00 - 4:30
Monday - Friday

400 Court Ave
PO Box 532
Gaylord, MN  55334

2nd Floor Courthouse

In response to COVID-19
The Property Assessing & Zoning Department is strongly encouraging all business with our office to be conducted via electronic means, phone or mail when possible.  We appreciate your patience as staff physically located in the office is very limited during this time, but we are still committed to responding to our customers' needs.      

If you are looking to request property data, we have at this time made the decision to provide property data for individual parcels free of charge in an effort to minimize the impact of COVID-19. 
You may request property data by either emailing our office at  or by calling 507-237-4078.  We ask that your number of requests be reasonable so that we may serve all customers as efficiently as we can. 

For information pertaining to the Assessor's Office Local Board of Appeal & Equalization Meetings click here.

For information pertaining to the Zoning Public Hearing Meetings click here.  

Laura Hacker - County Assessor, Director

The Property Assessing & Zoning department is responsible for the following functions:

* Property Valuation and Classification
* Homesteads
* Property Information

Planning & Zoning
* Building Permits
* Floodplains and Shoreland
* Solid Waste Management
* Septic Permits

For information specific to each division, please use the links on the navigation tabs to the left

Laura Hacker - County Assessor, Director
Gina Sievert - Assistant County Assessor 
Kelly Rose - Appraiser I
Samantha Kral - Appraiser I
Erik Goetsch - Appraiser I
Christine Kruggel - Assessment Technician

Geoffrey Beranek - Planning and Zoning Administrator