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Posted on: October 22, 2020

Comprehensive Housing Needs Analysis

Home Review - Analysis

Maxfield Research & Consulting, LLC completed a Comprehensive Housing Needs Analysis for Owatonna to project general occupancy housing demand over this decade and senior housing demand through 2025.  Included are recommendations on the amount...

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Posted on: October 21, 2020

October 23rd - 31st

Red Ribbon Week

Mayor Kuntz encourages all citizens to participate in drug prevention education activities:  Proclamation

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Posted on: October 21, 2020

Now available with your library card!

New from OPL! Creativebug. Try it today!

Experience the joy of making with thousands of award-winning video classes taught by top designers and artists. Creativebug is the number one inspirational resource for DIY, crafters, and makers.

Your library card now gives you unlimited access to art and ...

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Posted on: October 8, 2020

Public Hearing

2020-11-04 PH Assess 2020 Street and Utility Project

Public Hearing planned in Council Chambers of City Hall at 7:00 p.m. on Wednesday, November 4, 2020 to pass upon the proposed assessment against benefited properties for the 2020 Street and Utility Project.

Public Hearing Notice

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Posted on: October 16, 2020

October 2020

Proclamation

The month of October has been proclaimed as Manufacturing Month:

Proclamation

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Posted on: August 19, 2020

Election Signs - What is allowed?

Election signs info

The City receives a number of calls about campaign signs during an Election Year.  Please review the attached statement regarding campaign sign regulations from our Planning and Zoning Department. 

Campaign Sign Information

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Posted on: October 27, 2020

No Library Services Nov. 3

OPL is a polling place on November 3 ONLY voters of Ward 2 Precinct 1 will be allowed in the buildin

OPL is a polling place on Tuesday, November 3, 2020.

ONLY voters of Ward 2, Precinct 1, will be allowed in the building on November 3.

  • No library services will be available.
  • No Pickup of library materials.
  • No Browsing or Computer appointments.
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Posted on: October 21, 2020

Now available with your library card!

New from OPL! Creativebug. Try it today!

Experience the joy of making with thousands of award-winning video classes taught by top designers and artists. Creativebug is the number one inspirational resource for DIY, crafters, and makers.

Your library card now gives you unlimited access to art and ...

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Try it today! Library
Posted on: April 30, 2020

OPL Updates as of September 1

OPL No-Contact Pickup and Online Programs and Services

No-Contact Library Materials Pickup at OPL

The Owatonna Public Library (OPL) building remains closed until further notice. OPL librarians are offering no-contact pickup for library materials. Staff will call you when your requests have arrived and pickups ...

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Library
Posted on: September 23, 2020

Browsing & Computer Appointments

Want to browse or use a computer _ You need an appointment!

Browsing and computer use available by appointment starting Monday, September 28, 2020. Call 774-7006 and leave a message, a staff member will return your call to set up your appointment.

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Posted on: September 11, 2020

Fall Into Reading

Fall Into Reading

Join the Fall into Reading challenge on Beanstack today! This challenge is a "just for fun" one, but you’ll earn some autumn-themed virtual badges along the way.Go to https://owatonna.beanstack.org/ to register and log your minutes, or...

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Join the Fall Into Reading challenge! Library
Posted on: September 9, 2020

Storytime Online With Darla!

Storytime Online With Darla Tuesdays OPL Childrens Services Facebook Page

Beginning again on September 15, join us at 10:30 a.m. Tuesdays for Storytime Online With Darla! on the OPL Children’s Services facebook page. Or, catch the recording later in the week!

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Posted on: October 22, 2020

Virtual Costume Contest

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Even though we can't all come together for a large event, we want to see your Halloween costumes!  Post a picture of your ghost or goblin in their Halloween costume on our Facebook page or email it to: parkrec@ci.owatonna.mn.us by 11/2. ...

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Park and Rec
Posted on: October 20, 2020

Registration Begins October 22

Winter Registration Newsflash 2020

Registration Begins: 

Register:

1. Online (beginning at 7:00am). 

2. In person at the Park & Rec office (8:00am—5:00pm, ...

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Posted on: July 29, 2020

City Deer Hunt

City Archery Hunt (PNG)

  • Registration deadline: September 11
  • Register online (under Activities/Special Events) or at the Park & Rec Office (Monday through Friday, 8:00am to 5:00pm)
  • Two seasons:
    • November 1-28
    • November 29 - December 23
  • Antlerless Deer only, Earn-a-Buck
  • All DNR regula...
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Posted on: July 30, 2020

Park Clean Up Kits

Park Clean Up Flyer (JPG)

Help us keep Owatonna’s parks beautiful!

  • Sign-up online.
  • Pick-up your bucket at the park shop.
  • Clean-up a park or trail using our pickers & garbage bags.
  • Leave the trash near a garbage can & drop-off the bucket at the park shop!
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Posted on: October 20, 2020

Sidewalk Snow Removal Ordinance Reminder

Snow Flake

According to the City of Owatonna Snow & Ice Policy, all snow, ice, dirt and rubbish remaining on a public sidewalk more than 24 hours after its deposit thereon is a public nuisance. The owner and the occupant of any property adjacent to a public side...

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Public Works
Posted on: October 19, 2020

2020 Street & Utility Proposed Assessment Hearing

2020-11-04 PH Assess 2020 Street and Utility Project

Public Hearing planned in Council Chambers of City Hall at 7:00 p.m. on Wednesday, November 4, 2020 to pass upon the proposed assessment against benefited properties for the 2020 Street and Utility Project. 

Public Hearing Notice - Proposed Assess...

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Public Works
Posted on: April 21, 2020

City of Owatonna Compost Site Hours

Trees Down

Hours of Operation:

The compost site hours of operation, effective April 22, 2020:

Monday through Friday: 8:00 AM - 4:30 PM

Saturday: 9:00 AM - 2:00 PM

Closed for all major holidays.

Please note: Mulch and Compost will not be available until at least April 30t...

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