The City of Minneapolis licenses four different classes of Motor Vehicle Towing/Servicing companies.
Class A licenses can provide private property towing at the request of a person who is not the owner or operator of the vehicle; vehicle towing and car starting at the request of the owner or agent of the vehicle for hire.
Class B licenses can provide towing and car starting at the request of the owner or agent of the vehicle for hire.
Class C licenses can provide car starting services for hire.
Class D licenses can provide towing or car starting, without compensation, for private or individual purposes.
There are currently four licensed Class A towing companies operating in Minneapolis;
- Bobby and Steve’s Auto World
- Cedar Towing
- Rapid Recovery
- Wrecker Services Inc.
As detailed in the Tow Truck Industry Bulletin issued September 25, 2018 the maximum service fee for a private property tow is $253.00 and the maximum storage fee is $35.00.
Last updated Feb 28, 2019