Dassel Township

Updated August 2021

Dassel Township meets the second Tuesday of every month at the Dassel History Center, located at 901 First St. N. in Dassel. Meetings generally start at 10 a.m. If there are changes to the meeting times, they will be published in the Enterprise Dispatch, and also be posted on the board at the history center.

This is also where township members vote. Township items of business may be mailed to the clerk at PO Box 239, Dassel, MN 55325.

Township clerk is Karin Colberg, 320- 221-0267 (work number); treasurer Galen Nyman, 320-275-2808; and supervisors David Isaacson, 320 420-4534; Kevin Rossow, 320-221-2039; and Matthew Woetzel, 302-221-0842.

Recycling stations

Recycling bins are located in front of the Meeker County shed on Public Avenue in Dassel, and recyclable material may be dropped off at any time. It is a joint venture with Collinwood Township.

Burning permits

Contact Julie Townsend, 320-275-2622, for a burning permit.

Building permits

Building permits may be obtained by calling Meeker County Planning and Zoning at 320-693-5290.

Garbage pickup

The township doesn’t provide garbage service. Residents must arrange with a local sanitation company for pickup.



Meeker Cooperative, 1725 Highway 12, Litchfield, 320-693-3231 or 800-232-6257.


CenturyLink, 800-788-3500; 24-hour repair service, 800-788-3600; TDD/TTY 800-627-3529.

Lakedale Link, 9938 State Highway 55 NW, Annandale, 800-546-4963; after-hours repair service, 888-344-3730; regular business hours, call 800-546-4963; or visit www.lakedalelink.net.


The township has no gas lines. Residents should contact a local gas company for a liquid propane gas tank and service.