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Posted on: January 20, 2020

Snow Event Lifted - January 20

The Snow Event in the City of Elk River is no longer in effect as of 3:18 p.m. on Monday, January 20.

Parking on city streets and in city-owned lots between 2:00-6:00 a.m. is once again permitted.

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Posted on: January 17, 2020

Trash Carts and Snow Removal Operations

Some things function best when kept upright - trash carts are one such item. With lots of snow on the way over the next few days Elk River plow operators will be out in full force for the next several days. Just a friendly reminder, if it’s your...

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Posted on: January 17, 2020

Closures in Observance of Martin Luther King, Jr. Day

Please note, all city offices are closed on Monday, January 20 in observance of Martin Luther King, Jr. Day. There will be no delay in trash/recycling collection. All police, fire, and emergency services will remain in effect. Have a great weekend, Elk Ri...

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Posted on: December 16, 2019

Winter Walking at Woodland Trails

Join us for a series of magical moonlit walks at Woodland Trails Regional Park this winter. We’ll meet up from 6:00-7:00 p.m. on the second Monday of each month to enjoy the groomed winter walking trails while taking in crisp winter air and watc...

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Posted on: December 27, 2019

Redefining the Rumors – Ask Questions, Get Answers

You’ve probably heard about MnDOT’s plan to convert Highway 169 to a freeway through Elk River – and word on the street is there are lots of questions about this major mobility enhancement project. We’ve always invi...

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Posted on: January 7, 2020

Get Involved by Joining a City Commission

Are you looking for a way to give back to your community? Here’s your chance! The City of Elk River is seeking motivated individuals to serve on one of the following advisory commissions:

  • Arena Commission
  • Energy City Commission
  • Heritage Preservatio...
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Posted on: January 3, 2020

Handke Pit Reopens Saturday, Jan. 4

Good news, everyone! Handke Pit will reopen tomorrow (Saturday, January 4) for your outdoor skating enjoyment at 11:00 a.m. While ice conditions won't be perfect, crews will be working this evening to have the surface as safe and usable as possible.

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Posted on: January 3, 2020

Resolve to Reduce Waste in 2020 – We Can Help!

Elk River is here to help you be more sustainable and reduce your waste in 2020. One way to do this is through our free, voluntary organics recycling program open to all residents. Program participants are asked to keep food waste including meat, dairy pr...

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Posted on: January 2, 2020

2020 Elk River Area Community Guide

Hot off the presses – the 2020 Elk River Area Community Guide is a must read! 

Each year, Prime Advertising & Design collaborates with the City of Elk River and the Elk River Chamber of Commerce to create this guide, which serves as ...

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