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Posted on: August 27, 2020

Business Grant Program

Cares Act

Grant Program for businesses impacted by COVID-19.  

Program Information 

Facts and Questions (FAQ)

Application

E-mail the application and supporting documentation to OwatonnaCares@ci.owatonna.mn.us.

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Posted on: August 19, 2020

Election Signs - What is allowed?

Election signs info

The City receives a number of calls about campaign signs during an Election Year.  Please review the attached statement regarding campaign sign regulations from our Planning and Zoning Department. 

Campaign Sign Information

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Posted on: July 29, 2020

Deer - 2020

City Archery Hunt (PNG)

  • Registration deadline: September 11
  • Register online (under Activities/Special Events) or at the Park & Rec Office (Monday through Friday, 8:00am to 5:00pm)
  • Two seasons:
    • November 1-28
    • November 29 - December 23
  • Antlerless Deer only, Earn-a-Buck
  • All DNR regula...
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Posted on: April 30, 2020

OPL Updates as of September 1

OPL No-Contact Pickup and Online Programs and Services

No-Contact Library Materials Pickup at OPL

The Owatonna Public Library (OPL) building remains closed until further notice. OPL librarians are offering no-contact pickup for library materials. Staff will call you when your requests have arrived and pickups ...

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Posted on: September 11, 2020

Fall Into Reading

Fall Into Reading

Join the Fall into Reading challenge on Beanstack today! This challenge is a "just for fun" one, but you’ll earn some autumn-themed virtual badges along the way.Go to https://owatonna.beanstack.org/ to register and log your minutes, or...

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Join the Fall Into Reading challenge! Library
Posted on: September 9, 2020

Storytime Online With Darla!

Storytime Online With Darla Tuesdays OPL Childrens Services Facebook Page

Beginning again on September 15, join us at 10:30 a.m. Tuesdays for Storytime Online With Darla! on the OPL Children’s Services facebook page. Or, catch the recording later in the week!

OPL Children's Services facebook page Library
Posted on: March 16, 2020

OPL Building Closed

The OPL building is closed until further notice. Please stay tuned for updates.

The Owatonna Public LIbrary (OPL) building is closed until further notice. The outside book drop is now open; return all library materials using the outside book drop.

No-Contact Library Materials Pickup began May 4. Click here for details on this new serv...

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Posted on: September 18, 2020

Park Passport

Park Passport Newsflash Fall 2020

The Park Passport program is an initiative of Owatonna Parks and Recreation to promote healthy lifestyle choices.  The program encourages families and individuals to explore our parks and trails and exercise by walking the mapped trails. The prog...

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Get Your Passport Park and Rec
Posted on: September 10, 2020

NFL Pick'em

NFL Pick 2020 (JPG)

Owatonna Parks and Recreation will be hosting NFL Pick’em. The object of the game is simple: pick the winner of each NFL game every week. Weekly points will be recorded and totaled at the end of each regular season game. Make your picks online b...

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Make Your Picks Park and Rec
Posted on: September 4, 2020

Virtual Bike & Brew

Bike and Brew Newsflash

Bike, walk or jog for We All Play and get beer certificates!

  • Sign up to participate (only $10!)
  • Ride bike wherever you’d like from September 14 through October 4
  • Submit weekly mileage and pictures - a weekly log will be emailed to you
  • Receive 2 beer...
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Posted on: July 29, 2020

City Deer Hunt

City Archery Hunt (PNG)

  • Registration deadline: September 11
  • Register online (under Activities/Special Events) or at the Park & Rec Office (Monday through Friday, 8:00am to 5:00pm)
  • Two seasons:
    • November 1-28
    • November 29 - December 23
  • Antlerless Deer only, Earn-a-Buck
  • All DNR regula...
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Register Online Park and Rec
Posted on: July 30, 2020

Park Clean Up Kits

Park Clean Up Flyer (JPG)

Help us keep Owatonna’s parks beautiful!

  • Sign-up online.
  • Pick-up your bucket at the park shop.
  • Clean-up a park or trail using our pickers & garbage bags.
  • Leave the trash near a garbage can & drop-off the bucket at the park shop!
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Posted on: June 25, 2020

COVID-19 Procedures

COVID-19-2

City of Owatonna is committed to providing a safe and healthy workplace for all our workers. To ensure that, we have developed a Preparedness Plan in response to the COVID-19 pandemic. Our goal is to mitigate the potential for transmission of COVID-19 in ...

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Posted on: April 21, 2020

City of Owatonna Compost Site Hours

Trees Down

Hours of Operation:

The compost site hours of operation, effective April 22, 2020:

Monday through Friday: 8:00 AM - 4:30 PM

Saturday: 9:00 AM - 2:00 PM

Closed for all major holidays.

Please note: Mulch and Compost will not be available until at least April 30t...

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