News

June 19, 2019
In his most recent blog, City Administrator Prafke discusses bug spray, BluesFest, July 4th celebration, website, wastewater and just a bunch of great tidbits. He also does a “shout out” to two regular viewers. Could the shout out be to you? Watch to find out! Also here you can review earlier blogs.
June 19, 2019
Minnesota Square Park Pavilion replacement project is underway. The new pavilion is expected to be completed by the middle of August. The construction is having only a minimal impact on community activities like BluesFest and the Old Fashioned Fourth of July picnic which will still take place in the park.
June 11, 2019
City Council meetings are now available on YouTube!
June 06, 2019
Starting June 3, 2019, the City will offer drop-off site Food Waste Composting to residential customers at two locations where specially signed containers will be provided: • The current yard waste compost facility just off North Swift Street adjacent to the National Guard Armory. • The overflow parking area of Jefferson Fields.
June 05, 2019
Veteran's Memorial Park Vandalism - Reward Offered
June 01, 2019
Outdoor Pool Opened Saturday, June 1. $3.00 per time for ages 5 and up. Individual Pass $30. Family Friendly Pass $40. See you at the pool.
May 29, 2019
Affordable Spec Homes and Lots for Sale within walking distance of the new High School. For more information contact Russ Wille at 507-934-0661.
May 21, 2019
Seeking Additional Lifeguards
April 23, 2019
Beginning May 15 – July 15, City utility customers may purchase a 45 – 50 gallon rain barrel or rain barrel diverter and parts kit from Arrow Ace Hardware. Purchase of one of the qualifying barrels entitles the utility customer to either a $25 rebate or $10 rebate on their utility bill.
April 23, 2019
Summer Jobs Available
April 19, 2019
City parks and restrooms are now open!
April 15, 2019
Dog Licenses Due By 4/30/2019
April 09, 2019
Severe Weather Awareness Week
March 28, 2019
The City is seeking a private partner or buyer to develop the northern 15.56 acres of the residential subdivision with the opportunity to develop an additional 22 acres tat also adjoins the subdivision. This land is available for larger lot development and the City will consider all offers, ideas or plans for the development of the property.
March 22, 2019
Solar Participation
March 12, 2019
Tourism Meeting Rescheduled
February 20, 2019
stormwater Pollution Prevention Plan Meeting
February 20, 2019
February 20th Snowstorm News - SNOW EMERGENCY DECLARED
February 07, 2019
Planning Commission Meeting Cancelled
January 16, 2019
Check out all the activities sponsored by the Recreation Department and Community Ed. View the latest brochure and register for activities.
December 06, 2018
The City’s project to replace the pavilion in Minnesota Square Park has been awarded an Arts and Cultural Heritage Grant. Residents can donate to the project if desired.
December 03, 2018
City Newsletter Subscriptions - How To Sign up
November 29, 2018
CITY COUNCIL VACANCY - LETTERS OF INTEREST RECEIVED
October 09, 2018
Gustavus Students - Where do I vote?
October 05, 2018
Ward 1 Polling Place Change from Armory to Johnson Hall...