An identification card issued by the City of Northfield at the Northfield Public Library to provide to the community an alternative identification to access city programs, services, and activities, and provide a means to substantiate a person's identity.
A number of businesses and organizations in Northfield are providing incentives for City ID holders. Coupons will be available with your completed application.
Northfield area businesses and organizations participating in the coupon incentives include
Some Northfield banks may accept the Northfield City ID as a secondary form of identification in a bank transaction; please check with your bank directly for their identification policies.
As of August 1, we are reducing the City ID hours to eliminate Monday mornings due to low turnout. We will continue to offer City ID signup on Wednesday evenings from 5-8, and the first Saturday of the month from 1-4. These new hours will be posted under the hours heading closer to August 1.
Please take note of the requirements for proof of residency; you must supply a document dated within the last 30 days, such as a utility bill, pay stub, bank account statement, written verification issued by a hospital, heath clinic, or Rice /Dakota County Social Services agency confirming a minimum of 30 days residency within the last 30 days, proof of enrollment in a school within city limits, jury summons or court order in the last 30 days, or insurance bill. A MN Driver's license is NOT a valid proof of residency for a City ID.
Apply for a City ID at the Northfield Public Library, 210 Washington Street during the following hours:
Mondays 9 AM -12 noon
Wednesdays 5-8 PM
First Saturday of the month 9 AM -12 noon
After August 1, City ID signup hours will be
Wednesdays 5-8 PM
First Saturday of the month from 1 PM-4 PM
For more information contact the library at 507-645-6606.
Fees for City Identification Cards
New card cost, adult $15.00 per card
New card cost, ages 16 and under $10.00 per card
Card renewal $5.00 per card
Card replacement/lost card $10.00 per card
Library card add option Free