1. Playgrounds Open in Elk River

    In accordance with Governor Walz’s Executive Order 20-56, playgrounds in the City of Elk River have reopened to the public. The order encourages public outdoor recreational facilities... Read on...
  2. 'Together Elk River' Supports Local Businesses, Non-profits and Neighbors

    There’s a lot of uncertainty in our world, but one thing is clear - our small business community needs our support now more than ever. Together Elk River is a community initiative... Read on...
  3. Elk RiverFest Indefinitely Postponed - Fireworks Remain on July 4

    At the Monday, May 18 Elk River City Council meeting, a decision was made to indefinitely postpone Elk RiverFest planned for Saturday, July 4, in light of the COVID-19 pandemic and concerns with large group gatherings. Fireworks will continue as planned Read on...
  4. Bailey Point Nature Preserve Restoration Work Underway

    Many people have been taking advantage of the gorgeous spring by exploring some of Elk River’s many parks, including Bailey Point Nature Preserve (BPNP), located at 1 Morton Avenue. If you’ve been to this 24-acre nature preserve... Read on...
  5. Great Northern Trail Closed for Wastewater Project Starting May 18

    As part of the Great Northern Trail Sanitary Forcemain project, the Great Northern Trail will be closed starting Monday, May 18... Read on...
  6. Open Filing for Council Wards 2, 3 Begins May 19

    Are you interested in filing for a city office? Serving as an effective city leader requires dedication, knowledge, and a time commitment. Elk River is made up of 4 Wards, with one council seat open for both Wards 2 and 3 in 2020. Read on...
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