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Posted on: January 15, 2019

Changes to Organics Recycling Program

Blue Bag

Following the closure of Great River Energy’s trash-to-energy facility, Elk River can no longer offer curbside organics recycling. However, organics recycling will still be available to residents free of charge, with a few minor changes to the p...

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Posted on: January 9, 2019

Sign Installation Begins for Wayfinding Program

Wayfinding 3

After nearly four years of community and council discussion, planning and design, the first of three phases in the city’s wayfinding program has come to fruition! Installation of a dozen new park signs began on January 9, and later this spring r...

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Posted on: January 3, 2019

All City Outdoor Ice Rinks Now Open

Outdoor Ice Skating  - Rinks Open

Great news! All of Elk River's outdoor ice rinks are open for the season! Thanks so much for your patience as crews worked hard to get the ice surface usable for residents to enjoy! For more information on Elk River's outdoor rinks, click here. Please not...

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Posted on: January 3, 2019

Resolve to Get Involved in 2019 – Join a City Advisory Commission

Advisory Commissions 2019 Winter

Are you looking for a way to give back to your community? Here’s your chance! The City of Elk River is accepting applications for the following advisory commissions, with terms beginning March 1, 2019:

  • Arena Commission
  • Energy City Commission
  • Herita...
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Posted on: January 2, 2019

2019 Trash/Recycle Trash Schedule Available Online

Recycle Coach Ad

Happy New Year, Elk River! Please remember, trash/recycling pickups that fall on or after a holiday are serviced one day late. For example, if your typical collection day is on Thursday, be sure to have your cart(s) out at the curb before 6:00 a.m. this F...

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