Upcoming Events

2 Oct
Council Meeting
October 02 2023 5:00 pm - 6:00 pm



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: ...
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....


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


Police Department

The prime functions of the Blue Earth Police Department include the protection of life and property; the preservation of the public peace and order; the prevention and detection of crime; the gathering of facts, evidence and information necessary for effective prosecution of criminal cases; the apprehension of offenders; carrying out the lawful orders of the court; assisting other police agencies and sheriff’s departments in cases originating outside of our jurisdiction; enforcement of the City of Blue Earth & County of Faribault Ordinances and Codes, and the laws of the State of Minnesota and the federal government of the United States of America.

For information from the BEPD on body worn cameras, read the BWC_Policy.

For information on a new community program to assist officers in an investigation read about the Community_Camera_Registration_Program.

How do I contact a police officer?

If it is an emergency, call 911. If it is a non-emergency you may call 526.5959. If no one is in the office, our automatic answering system will pick up the call. If you want to talk to a live person (Sheriff’s Office Dispatcher) press 1. To leave a message for the Chief of Police press 2. To leave a message for a police officer press 3 and choose from the options. The Blue Earth Police Department has an officer on duty 24 hours a day, 7 days a week, 52 weeks a year. If something happens in the middle of the night or on a weekend or on a holiday there will be an officer on duty ready to answer your call.

Tom Fletcher
Tom FletcherChief of Police
Phone (non-emergency): 507.526.5959
Fax: 507.526.2531
Mailing Address: PO Box 38, Blue Earth, MN 56013
Physical Address: 120 S Walnut St, Blue Earth, MN 56013
Code Enforcement
Code EnforcementTammy Davis
Community Service Officer