St. Paul office

MPCA
520 Lafayette Road N
St. Paul, MN 55155-4194
651-296-6300, 800-657-3864,
TTY users can use their preferred telecommunications relay service or email Info.pca@state.mn.us.

To report emergencies, call the Minnesota State Duty Officer at 651-649-5451 or toll free at 800-422-0798, TTY users can use their preferred telecommunications relay service.

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MPCA staff who serve the metro area, as well as many staff who do work affecting all of Minnesota, are located in the agency's St. Paul office.

Map and parking

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Driving directions

Northbound on 35E:  Exit on University Avenue. Drive east on University Avenue to Lafayette Road, turn right and take the first immediate turn to the left. Limited visitor parking is available in front of the MPCA/BWSR building. If visitor parking in front of the building is full, additional visitor parking locations are noted in green on the map below. Visitor parking is free. You will need to register your vehicle and show a photo ID to the security guard at the front entrance to the building.

Southbound on 35E: Exit on University Avenue, turn left. Follow to Lafayette Road, turn right and take the first immediate turn to the left which is our four-hour visitor parking in front of the MPCA/BWSR building. If visitor parking in front of the building is full, additional visitor parking locations are noted in green on the map below. Visitor parking is free. You will need to register your vehicle and show a photo ID to the security guard at the front entrance to the building.

Eastbound on I-94 (from Minneapolis): Exit on 7th Street, turn left. Follow to Lafayette Road, turn left onto Lafayette. The MPCA/BWSR building is about 3 blocks from 7th Street on Lafayette, on the right hand side of the street. Turn right into the front parking lot, which is our four-hour visitor parking. If visitor parking in front of the building is full, additional visitor parking locations are noted in green on the map below. Visitor parking is free. You will need to register your vehicle and show a photo ID to the security guard at the front entrance to the building.

Westbound on I-94: Exit on Mounds Boulevard, follow to 7th Street. Turn left onto 7th Street. Follow 7th to Lafayette Road. Turn right on Lafayette. The MPCA/BWSR building is on the right hand side of the street, about 3 blocks from 7th. Turn right into the front parking lot, which is our four-hour visitor parking. If visitor parking in front of the building is full, additional visitor parking locations are noted in green on the map below. Visitor parking is free. You will need to register your vehicle and show a photo ID to the security guard at the front entrance to the building.

Bus routes serving Lafayette Road

  • Direct to 520 Lafayette: routes 64, 53, and 860L.
  • To 3 blocks south at 7th and Lafayette: routes 61 and 74.

Park-and-ride facilities are available with all day buses at: I-394/I-494 Plymouth Transit Center, Maplewood Mall, and Mall of America. For more information contact Metro Transit (bus agency) at 612-373-3333.

Biking

A map of biking routes to the St. Paul office.

Nearby hotels

HTML icon Saint Paul Convention and Visitors Bureau

For out-of-town visitors coming to our office for meetings, the Saint Paul Convention and Visitors Bureau offers a listing of nearby hotels and other resources.