The City of Woodland has created this website for use by the public as a way to access the information and services provided by the City. Frequent updates are made to the information on the site and efforts are made to ensure the accuracy of the information provided on this website. However, electronic data transmitted via the Internet, problems of transmission of certain content, the compatibility of different web browsers, data transmission errors, changes to material made since the last update to the website, and the possibility of unauthorized access to this site, information contained on this website should not be deemed reliable for legal purposes. Please contact the City Clerk at 952-358-9936 to verify the accuracy of the information on this site.
The purpose of this Website is to provide information about Woodland and its services. The City's website may provide links to other outside websites that can also serve this purpose. The City does not endorse and is not responsible for the information on any linked websites. The City of Woodland is not liable for any defamatory, offensive, or illegal conduct of other users, links, or third parties and the risk of injury from the foregoing lies entirely with the user. The City of Woodland Website links to related government organizations and nonprofits, specifically those that provide services and information that support the functions and services that the City provides.
Government Data Practice Act
The protection of individual privacy is governed by Minnesota Statutes Chapter 13, ("Government Data Practices Act").
Data Classification Chart
Your Right to Access Government Data
The Minnesota Data Practices Act (MGDPA) gives you, and all members of the public, the right to see all public data that the government entities keep unless there is a state or federal statute that classifies the data as not public. In addition, it gives you, and all members of the public, the right to have a copy of any public data for any reason provided the data is not classified as not public or copyrighted.
Plans & Other Copyright Documents
Copyrighted public documents may be shown to anyone for any reason but shall not be reproduced or photocopied without the express written permission from the copyright holder. (Title 17, United States Code)
The City of Woodland periodically receives requests for the names and addresses of residents. Under State law, this information is regarded as public information and the City is required to provide the information to anyone who asks for it. Unfortunately, the City cannot refuse to release this information even if you request confidentiality. Please be aware that you may be contacted by organizations which have obtained this information from the City.