Local Government

City of Foley
The City of Foley is located in central Minnesota, approximately 15 minutes east of St. Cloud on Highway 23. The City of Foley offers residents a small sense of community while still enjoying the comforts of city living!

Benton County
Official website for Benton County Government. Links to County ordinances, property records, County Board action, job postings and other community …

Benton County Sheriff
The Benton County Sheriff’s Office employs 78 people including 28 licensed peace officers and seven public safety dispatchers. In addition there are up to 20 members of the mounted patrol, 10 Reserve Deputy members and 5 non-licensed part-time employees available for special duties; including fair security and rescue. The 8 public safety dispatchers field all E911 center calls for Benton County, the Police Departments for Rice and Sauk Rapids and the Foley, Rice and Sauk Rapids Fire Departments. The jail can house up to 102 inmates. Other major functions include Water Patrol, Snow Patrol, Mounted Patrol and the Special Response Team (SRT).