What regulations apply to fences?

Residential Fencing Regulations?

  • In the City of Edina Fences cannot exceed four (4) feet in height in the front yard and side street  setback areas.
  • In the City of Edina maximum fence height in the side and rear yard is six (6) feet.
  • Finished side of fence is to face neighboring properties.
  • If a corner lot, or lot with special circumstances (i.e. abutting commercial, industrial or busy street) please contact the Planning Division at 952-826-0369.
  • The City of Edina requires pools to be entirely fenced with a non-climbable fence with a minimum height of four (4) feet.  The fence gate is to be self-closing and self-latching.
  • View the fence ordinance in Sec. 36-1255. - Fences in the R-1 and R-2 districts.

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3. How do I request a zoning verification letter?
4. Does the City allow vacation rental by owners?
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7. What regulations apply to fences?
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