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Upcoming Events

4 Mar
Council Meeting
March 04 2024 5:00 pm - 6:00 pm
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News

November 07 2023
A new Snowplowing and Snow Emergency Policy was adopted by the Council on November 6, 2023  Download PDF File Here...
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...
January 01 2023
Please remember to stop at City Hall and register your ATV and Golf carts to receive your new sticker each year. The $25.00 permits are granted from January 1 to December 31 of each year.  You can find the application on our Permits, Licens...
August 17 2022
 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...
May 16 2022
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 ...

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....

Events

4 Mar
Council Meeting
Date March 04 2024 5:00 pm - 6:00 pm
18 Mar
Council Meeting
March 18 2024 5:00 pm - 6:00 pm
1 Apr
Council Meeting
April 01 2024 5:00 pm - 6:00 pm
15 Apr
Council Meeting
April 15 2024 5:00 pm - 6:00 pm
6 May
Council Meeting
May 06 2024 5:00 pm - 6:00 pm

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

State Mandated Policies:
Article 10 Pursuit and Emergency Vehicle Operation
Article 11 Use of Force and Deadly Force
Article 13 Criminal Conduct on School Bus
Article 15 Missing and Endangered Children
Article 16 Conduct Unbecoming a Peace Officer
Article 17 Allegations of Misconduct
Article 25 Domestic Abuse and Violence
Article 26 Preditory Offender Registration and Community Notification
Article 27 Operations of Vehicles Without Headlights or Taillights
Article 28 Supervision of Part-Time Licensed Officers
Article 29 Avoiding Racial Profiling
Article 35 Procession of Property Seized for Administrative Forfeiture
Article 41 Eyewitness Identification Procedures
Article 42 Body Worn Camera
Article 43 Confidential Informants
Article 44 Public Assembly and First Amendment Activity

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.

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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