Human Resources Department

Public Service Center
250 South 4th Street, Room 100
Minneapolis, MN 55415

(612) 673-2282

Office Hours:
8:00 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.
Monday through Friday

Patience Ferguson, Chief HR Officer

Human Resources Department


Working together in a spirit of continuous improvement, the Human Resources Department provides leadership and guidance that fosters a work environment designed to meet the needs and challenges of a vibrant world-class city.


Our team members demonstrate the following professional qualities, competencies and behaviors:


We provide people Strategies in alignment with the City's vision and goals.


We recruit and retain great people to the City and help employees do their best work.


We work hand in hand with leaders by providing innovative, value-added Human Resource solutions.

Ethical and Respectful

We create policies, practices and processes designed to promote equity and fairness in employee decisions.


The Human Resources Department consists of the following four divisions: Administration, Employee Services, Human Resources Technology Solutions, and Strategic Workforce Solutions. The services provided by the department include:  

Last updated Feb 12, 2015