Individuals and businesses are charged $30 per year for their fire alarm system and $30 for their police (panic, burglary, duress, medical, holdup) alarm system.
Find information on Hopkins Business and Civic Association, and the Hopkins Apartment Managers Association.
Business Retention Pilot Program
Access bids and request for proposals for consultants, service providers, contractors, vendors, and suppliers.
There are nearly 1,000 public parking spaces in downtown Hopkins. Some of the spaces require permits; others are free for certain lengths of time.
Facade Improvement Program
The City of Hopkins is offering a onetime grant opportunity to downtown businesses for façade improvements. Eligible property owners, or business owners, may apply for grant assistance up to 50 percent of the cost of improvements — up to $25,000.
Hopkins PACE Program
Hopkins property and business owners interested in cutting energy costs through efficiency improvements and renewable energy upgrades (such as solar panels, HVAC upgrades, rainwater harvesting systems, etc.) now have a solution to help finance those projects.
Browse through available licenses for the City of Hopkins.
Permits & Inspections
To obtain a permit, download and return the application to the address noted on it. Some permits require you to submit additional documents or obtain additional permits, so read the application carefully.