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The City of Austin was recently awarded over $843,000 of grants from The Hormel Foundation.

The City of Austin was recently awarded over $843,000 of grants from The Hormel Foundation.  The City Council approved this award at the December 2nd council meeting.  The projects that these grants funded are listed below.  We would like to express our sincere appreciation towards The Hormel Foundation and their generous contributions to the City [...]

Austin Utilities Wellhead Protection Plan

Austin Utilities Wellhead Protection Plan As a public water provider, Austin Utilities is required by the federal Safe Drinking Water Act to develop a plan to understand where their source water comes from and how vulnerable it may be to contamination, and also to identify potential sources of contamination based on geologic vulnerability and management [...]

Snow Emergencies

Snow Emergency Guidelines: Snow emergencies are typically called when about 4 inches of snow falls. A snow emergency will last 72 hours, unless cancelled early by City Officials. Snow emergency routes are mainly located in the downtown business district, but also extend to areas including the Sterling Shopping Center, the Austin Medical Center and the [...]

Shoveling Out Your Nearest Fire Hydrants

REQUEST TO FILL VACANCIES ON BOARDS AND COMMISSIONS, HONORARY COUNCIL MEMBER AND ELECTION JUDGE

REQUEST TO FILL VACANCIES ON BOARDS AND COMMISSIONS The City of Austin is accepting applications for open positions on several boards and commissions, see the list below. Sustainability Taskforce               Cable TV Committee Library Board                                [...]

Safety Alert for Model MI3050S Smoke & Fire Alarm

Honorary city council member program

City of Austin (Minn.) Fly Around

Dose of Reality

Dose of Reality Video

City Services & Your Property Taxes

City Services & Your Property Taxes Video