Developer Construction

Welcome to Minnesota Power’s Developers construction page. Our goal is to provide safe, reliable electric service. To help us do a better job for you, we need to know your electrical needs as early as possible, please follow these simple steps:

  • Fill out the Minnesota Power New Development or Subdivision Application.
  • If you choose to apply using the paper form, please return form 6034b to the New Construction Center:
Mail: Minnesota Power
Construction Center
3215 W Arrowhead Rd
Duluth, MN 55811

Fax: 218-720-2795


Once all required application information is received a Minnesota Power’s Distribution Service Representative will contact you to set up a site visit and determine the following:

  • The availability of electric utilities for the development.
  • The most economical and mutually satisfactory route for installation of the utility electric lines within the development.
  • Easements and road right way (R/W) requirements.
  • Plat maps and engineering plans of all other utilities.
  • Roadway designs.
  • Conduit crossings in road bed.
  • Any three phase electrical needs (lift pump stations).
  • Lighting needs.
  • Temporary power to site for construction phase of development.
  • Clear marking of all lot corners and any other important features (catch basins).
  • Date when grading will be within 6 inches of final grade.
  • Review and sign off Developers Agreement (form 2055) when applicable.
  • Customer billing information and contacts.

All project requirements must be met before any site work will be scheduled with Minnesota Power construction crews.