Leaves of absence

Learn about the types of leaves of absence the City of Minneapolis recognizes


The eligibility requirements and approval process for each leave will vary. A Leave of Absence Guide has been developed to help all City employees better understand potential leave options.  Please talk to your immediate supervisor or consult Civil Service Rules 14 and 15 or the applicable Labor Agreement for further information.  



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Public Service Center
250 S. Fourth St., Room 100
Minneapolis, MN 55415