General Information

  • Burning Permits are required and may be obtained by calling Troy Davis at 218-838-2425 or online. Current burning restrictions can be viewed online as well. Please note burning leaves in the City is prohibited by ordinance.
  • Motley Public Cemetery - Please call Greg Frisk at 218-352-6137.
  • Cats and dogs are required by city ordinance to be licensed within the city. Only 3 adult dogs, 4 adult cats, or a total of 5 adult dogs/cats are allowed, notwithstanding the aforementioned separate limits.  There is a $5 fee, and a copy of your pets current vaccinations is required. Please contact City Hall for more information. Applications are available here.