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Posted on: January 20, 2022

Volunteer of the Month - Wayne Becklin

Please join the City of Elk River in congratulating Wayne Becklin, for his recent recognition as Volunteer of the Month. Mayor John Dietz, who established this award program, selected Wayne for his commitment to bettering the community. 

Wayne has...

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Posted on: January 19, 2022

City Council Meeting Recap - January 18, 2022

Did you miss the Tuesday, January 18 Elk River City Council meeting? No worries - here's a recap:

  • The city and county are partnering with Arvig to extend broadband fiber to two areas with nearly 250 properties currently underserved by high speed i...
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Posted on: January 14, 2022

Energy City Insights - Reducing Plastic Waste

With the New Year comes a new opportunity to create some new environmentally-friendly habits! Reducing waste is an ongoing challenge and there’s always ways to improve. 

Have you considered the amount of plastic waste (even recyclable it...

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Posted on: January 7, 2022

All Four Elk River Outdoor Skating Rinks Now Open

All four of the city's outdoor skating rinks are NOW OPEN and ready for you to lace up your skates to enjoy one of Minnesota's best outdoor winter recreations with family and friends. Rink locations include:

  • Handke Pit - 1133 4th Street N...
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Posted on: December 8, 2021

Help ERPD Fund 'The Protector'

The Elk River Police Department is asking for the public’s help to fund a deeply meaningful, life-size bronze sculpture to be placed at the entrance of ERPD. Standing more than six-feet tall, “The Protector” features a police...

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