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Posted on: January 16, 2020

City Offices - Monday, January 20, 2020

City Offices Closed

City Offices will be closed on Monday, January 20th in observance of Martin Luther King Jr Day.

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Posted on: January 13, 2020

What is TIF?

TIF 101

Prepared by Community Development staff members to provide an overview of Tax Increment Financing (TIF) and also address many common misconceptions.  

TIF 101   

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Posted on: January 13, 2020

January 20, 2020

MLK Day Breakfast

Poster - MLK Breakfast

The Owatonna Human Rights Commission will host breakfast on Monday, January 20, 2020 at the Plaza Morena Campestre Grill in Owatonna.  A complimentary breakfast will be served from 6:30 - 7:00 a.m..  At 7:00 a.m., A...

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Posted on: November 13, 2019

Nov 15 - March 31

Snow Blocked Street

Winter Parking
Ordinance Reminder

At 12:01 am onNovember 15th, the Winter Parking Ordinance takes effect. On
even-numbered calendar dates, vehicles may be parked on the near side of thestreet adjacent to lots and houses which have been assigned even ...

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Posted on: November 26, 2019

Garbage Can Placement During Snow Plowing

Garbage Can Placed Away from Street

The City of Owatonna Street Department would like to remind residents to please keep your trash and recycling containers well behind the curb or in the driveway during plowing activities. The containers are very difficult to work around with snowplows and...

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Posted on: January 14, 2020

Martin Luther King Jr. Day

OPL Closed 012020

OPL will be closed on Monday, January 20, 2020

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Posted on: January 9, 2020

Movies at the Library

The Peanut Butter Falcon movie poster

THURSDAY, JANUARY 23RD AT 2:00 PM in the OPL Gainey Room:

The Peanut Butter Falcon is an adventure story set in the world of a modern Mark Twain that begins when Zak, a young man with Down syndrome, runs away from the nursing home where he lives to chase h...

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Posted on: January 15, 2020

It's Tale Time!

Preschool Storytime

Every Tuesday of (almost) every week,at 9:30 a.m. & again at 10:30 a.m., your preschooler sings, rhymes, and reads. Mom, Dad, Grandma, Grandpa, and any other grown-up friends get to come too! For any child ages 0-6. No registration required.

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Library
Posted on: January 16, 2020

Family Storytime

Family Storytime

Almost the same thing as Tale Time, but it’s at night at 6:30 p.m. Thursdays. No registration required.

Library
Posted on: November 21, 2019

Family Fun Night

Family Fun Night

Join your friends from OPL Children’s Services and Early Childhood Family Education for Family Fun Nights!

Thursday, December 19: Stories by Candlelight

Thursday, January 30: A Snowy Day

Thursday, February 27: Dr. Seuss and Friends

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Posted on: December 19, 2019

Skating at Morehouse

Skating at Morehouse 2019 - Newsflash

Skating at Morehouse is opening December 20th!

Ice rinks located in Morehouse Park are the only supervised skating rinks in Owatonna. The Warsinski chalet, a large warming house complete with cross country ski and skate rentals and food concessions is loca...

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Park and Rec
Posted on: December 9, 2019

Winter Weekend Out

Winter Weekend Out Flyer 2020 - Newsflash

Winter Weekend Out - January 24-26

We’ve got a fun-filled, snow fun, weekend planned! Take a look at the weekend’s activities and like our page on Facebook to stay updated on the weekend’s activities.

Friday, January 2...

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Park and Rec
Posted on: December 17, 2019

Snow Sculpture Competition

Snow Sculpture Flyer 2020 - Newsflash

Join in our 2nd Annual Snow Sculpture Competition!  Sculpting will take place January 22-26 at Central Park Downtown Owatonna. Sculpting is open to the public to watch teams carve their sculptures!

  • Sculptures will be done by 12:00PM January&nb...
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Posted on: November 29, 2019

Winter Brochure

Winter Brochure 2019-2020

Browse through our winter brochure for current and upcoming activities and events.

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Posted on: November 18, 2019

Youth Winter Registration

Winter School Flyer-2019 - Newsflash

Registration begins December 12 for Winter Swimming Lessons & Hockey - Session 2.

Register:

  1. Online (beginning at 6:00am)
  2. In person at the Park & Rec Office - 7:00am to 5:00pm Monday through Friday
  3. Over the phone: 507-444-4321

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Posted on: November 4, 2019

Family Open Swim

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Middle School Pool Family Open Swim

Middle School Open Swim is an opportunity for families to come and enjoy swim time together.  During this time there will be 2 lifeguards on duty and the diving boards will be open.  All children must b...

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Posted on: December 24, 2019

Snow and Ice Removal on Public Sidewalks

City of Owatonna Snow and Ice

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 sidewalk shall use due diligence to keep such walk ...

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Public Works
Posted on: November 26, 2019

Garbage Can Placement During Snow Plowing

Garbage Can Placed Away from Street

The City of Owatonna Street Department would like to remind residents to please keep your trash and recycling containers well behind the curb or in the driveway during plowing activities. The containers are very difficult to work around with snowplows and...

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Public Works
Posted on: November 13, 2019

Winter Parking Ordinance Reminder

Snow Parking Ordinance

Winter Parking
Ordinance Reminder

At 12:01 am onNovember 15th, the Winter Parking Ordinance takes effect. On
even-numbered calendar dates, vehicles may be parked on the near side of thestreet adjacent to lots and houses which have been assigned even ...

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