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October 02 2023 5:00 pm - 6:00 pm
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News & Public Notices

  

News

September 14 2023
The Honorary City Council Member Program is intended to promote youth engagement in local government and provide elected officials unique direct perspective during the decision-making process. The City Council invites any interested current Blue Eart...
September 12 2023
The Blue Earth Housing and Redevelopment Authority (HRA) is seeking proposals from qualified contractors interested in providing a proposal to the HRA for the trimming and removal of all overgrowth, including, but not limited to trees, bushes, and br...
September 12 2023
City of Blue Earth Press Release Extended Brush Site Hours Starting Friday, September 22nd Vegetative material can be hauled to the City brush site on: Tuesdays: 12pm- 7pm (or Sunset) Thursday: 12-7pm (or Sunset) Friday: 12-7pm (or Sunset) Saturday: ...
April 14 2023
To check the current street projects and sign up for e-mail updates click this link: www.blueearthconstructionprojects.com ...
January 20 2023
We are excited to announce the MyBlueEarth app for Blue Earth residents to stay connected. You can either download the app to your mobile device or sign in through our website under the City drop down menu>MyBlueEarth. For further instructions cli...

Public Notices

17 March 2023
Certificate of Approval of Special Law by Governing Body and City of Blue Earth Resolution 19-07 Additional information on the City of Blue Earth's local sales and use tax can be found on the City Council web page by clicking here and scrolling down....

Events

2 Oct
Council Meeting
Date October 02 2023 5:00 pm - 6:00 pm
16 Oct
Council Meeting
October 16 2023 5:00 pm - 6:00 pm
6 Nov
Council Meeting
November 06 2023 5:00 pm - 6:00 pm
20 Nov
Council Meeting
November 20 2023 5:00 pm - 6:00 pm
4 Dec
Council Meeting
December 04 2023 5:00 pm - 6:00 pm

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Honorary Council Member

The Honorary City Council Member Program is intended to promote youth engagement in local government and provide elected officials unique direct perspective during the decision-making process. The City Council invites any interested current Blue Earth Area juniors or seniors to fill out an application to serve as an honorary city council member. &n...

HRA Request for Proposal

The Blue Earth Housing and Redevelopment Authority (HRA) is seeking proposals from qualified contractors interested in providing a proposal to the HRA for the trimming and removal of all overgrowth, including, but not limited to trees, bushes, and brush at 926 S Galbraith Street, Blue Earth, MN.  See below for the entire RFP. RFP-for-HRA-Tree-...

Brush Site Information

City of Blue Earth Press Release Extended Brush Site Hours Starting Friday, September 22nd Vegetative material can be hauled to the City brush site on: Tuesdays: 12pm- 7pm (or Sunset) Thursday: 12-7pm (or Sunset) Friday: 12-7pm (or Sunset) Saturday: 8am – 6pm Sunday: 11am – 4pm The Brush site will remain open until weather conditions no longer coop...

Street Project Updates

To check the current street projects and sign up for e-mail updates click this link: www.blueearthconstructionprojects.com 

Local Sales & Use Tax

Certificate of Approval of Special Law by Governing Body and City of Blue Earth Resolution 19-07 Additional information on the City of Blue Earth's local sales and use tax can be found on the City Council web page by clicking here and scrolling down. 

MyBlueEarth App

We are excited to announce the MyBlueEarth app for Blue Earth residents to stay connected. You can either download the app to your mobile device or sign in through our website under the City drop down menu>MyBlueEarth. For further instructions click here. To sign up for City Notifications enter your email address: https://app.govoutreach.com/blu...

ATV & Golf Cart Registrations

 The City Council has amended the city code relating to special vehicles on the roadway. (Ordinance # 21-09) The $25.00 permits are now granted from January 1 to December 31 of each year. Please remember to stop at City Hall and register your ATV and Golf carts in January to receive your new sticker each year. You can find the application on o...

Commercials

 If you have not seen the commercials about our beautiful city that air on ABC, NBC and FOX, you can click these links to view them. https://youtu.be/j3cvhvS16XQ Work https://youtu.be/n9ss349sG8I Play https://youtu.be/QBvtP6pEh8w Live

Code Reminder: Section 510.03 – Grass and Weeds

It is unlawful for the owner, occupant or agent of the owner of any lot or parcel of land within the City to allow grass and weeds to exceed a height of five (5) inches, measured from the base at ground level to the tip of each stalk, stem, blade or leaf, to grow upon his or her land. Grass and weeds taller than five (5) inches shall be considered ...

Shrpa has added New Adventures!!

 Looking to plan a fun day in Blue Earth? Check out this link: https://shrpa.com/community/blueearthmn for day trip ideas and itineraries. Find all of the Blue Earth Shrpa Adventures by following this QR Code!

Code Reminder: 640 Snow Removal/Ice Control

640.02. Snow Removal and Ice Control Operations. Subd. 1. The Public Works Supervisor will decide when to begin snow removal or ice control operations. The criteria for that decision are: A. Snow accumulation of 2 inches or more; with some consideration given to total accumulations expected per snowfall. For example if 3 to 5 inches of total accumu...

Golden Spike Business Park

 Golden Spike Business Park – Come grow your business with us! The Golden Spike Business Park is a city-owned park located directly off Highway 169 and Interstate 90 in Blue Earth. Available land can be subdivided to suit prospective buyer's needs. Highway exposure is still available. Contact Amy Schaefer, Economic Development Specialist, at 5...

City Dumpster Program

The City of Blue Earth believes it is in the best interest of the residents to keep the City clean and free of garbage and nuisances of the like. The City has leased eight 3-yard dumpsters and has made them available for residents to use. Blue Earth residents may contact City Hall by telephone or in person to reserve a dumpster. However no dumpster...

Code Reminder: 500.04 Public Nuisances Affecting Peace and Safety

 The following is declared to be a nuisance affecting public peace and safety. Subd. 1 Snow and Ice Removal. All snow and ice not removed from public sidewalks twenty-four (24) hours, exclusive of Saturday, Sundays or Legal Holidays, after the snow or other...

Code Reminder: 360.02 Dogs and Cats

City Code allows the keeping of up to three (3) dogs or up to four (4) cats on the same premises, whether owned by the same person or not. The keeping of four (4) or more dogs or five (5) or more cats shall constitute a "kennel"; except that a fresh litter of pups or kittens may be kept for a period of three (3) months before such keeping shall be ...