Despite the suspension of Carver County services and the Government Center being closed to the public, CareerForce in Chaska staff remain available to support County and area residents during this uncertain time.
03/30/2020 5:00 PM
Carver County announced an extension of its current walk-up/walk-in public services suspension through Sunday, April 12, in response to the continuing COVID-19/coronavirus pandemic.
03/24/2020 1:30 PM
The County offers mental health services remotely via the First Street Center and Crisis Team (available 24/7) during the current pandemic. Learn other healthy coping strategies during this uncertain time.
03/23/2020 3:00 PM
County Public Health officials received notification of the County’s second COVID-19 case on Wednesday, March 18. The patient is in their 20s and recovering at home. The case is related to travel to Europe.
03/18/2020 5:00 PM
Carver County announced a suspension of walk-up services, except for emergency and 24/7 operations, in response to the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic.
03/17/2020 3:00 PM
We regret to announce that we are halting the Carver County/Ridgeview Medical Center COVID-19 screening hotline and testing center, effective immediately.
03/17/2020 2:30 PM
As Carver County elected leaders, the health and safety of all residents is of the utmost importance. We write today to ensure you officials across our cities and county are doing everything they can to coordinate our COVID-19 response.
03/16/2020 1:30 PM
03/13/2020 3:11 PM
The Minnesota Department of Health (MDH) today confirmed a second presumptive positive case of novel coronavirus, COVID-19. The case is a resident of Carver County in their 50s who was likely exposed to COVID-19 while traveling in Amsterdam in late February.
03/12/2020 7:00 PM
Spring means flooding impacts start to hit the County. Learn the latest on road closures and openings.
03/11/2020 8:40 AM
Minnesota and Carver County are deep into cold and flu season, which once again has employees, employers and parents alike asking the question—how sick is sick enough to stay home?
01/24/2020 12:18 PM
A creative collaboration between Carver County, the Carver County Community Development Agency, the Minnesota Assistance Council for Veterans and community leaders brings four units of veterans housing to the County.
01/13/2020 3:00 PM
County partners with SouthWest Transit, Carver County Community Development Agency to wrap a bus in County branding.
12/23/2019 1:30 PM
Board unanimously adopted the 2020 levy and budget at its final Board meeting of 2019.
12/20/2019 9:30 AM
U.S. citizens wanting passport services at the Government Center can schedule an appointment either online or by phone from 9 a.m.-3:30 p.m., Monday-Friday.
12/05/2019 3:00 PM
Nearly everyone has heard the saying that there are two seasons in Minnesota: winter and road construction. But thanks to the great work of the Carver County public works operators, our county roads stay clear and safe to travel throughout our state’s “primary” season of winter.
11/26/2019 1:30 PM
Maluchnik is one of two area representatives serving on the Greater Metropolitan Workforce Council’s regional workforce development board.
11/01/2019 11:00 AM
The Carver County License Center locations in Chaska and Chanhassen have added an online appointment scheduling feature. Residents can book appointments up to four weeks in advance.
10/24/2019 1:00 PM
A subcommittee to the Carver County Veterans’ Council, the assistance program’s mission is to support veterans and military families in dire financial need.
09/26/2019 1:30 PM
CareerForce in Chaska celebrated its new designation with an open house, ribbon-cutting ceremony, workshops and panels.
09/23/2019 9:30 AM