At the Department of Administration, we provide a variety of administrative services for state agencies. A number of services are also available for counties, cities and other local units of government.
The Office of Collaboration and Dispute Resolution (OCDR) uses collaborative processes and the science of human relations to help government and stakeholders improve relationships, build trust, and develop wise and durable solutions to seemingly intractable issues.
The State of Minnesota, as an enterprise, defines sustainability as meeting the economic, social and environmental needs of the present without compromising the ability of future generations to meet their needs.
The Minnesota State Historic Preservation Office (SHPO), leads the state’s historic preservation efforts by articulating a statewide preservation vision and supporting Minnesotans who execute that vision.