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Posted on: October 26, 2023

Fall Yard Waste

Fall Clean-Up Photo Credit: Minnesota Pollution Control Agency

Think Outside the Lawn

In urbanized areas, stormwater carries phosphorus and other pollutants directly into Minnesota’s water resources through the drainage system. Unlike Owatonna’s household wastewater, stormwater does not go through the Wastewater Treat...

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Posted on: September 29, 2023

City Spotlight Video

Budget Process (jpeg)

Learn all about the City's budget process and what the proposed 9.05% increase in 2024 will cover in the lastest City Spotlight video!

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Posted on: September 21, 2023

September 19th - Council Approved

Preliminary 2024 Budget and Levy(PDF)

Check out the City’s Preliminary 2024 Budget online that was approved by the City Council on September 19. Through OpenGOV, the budget is online interactive document that can be found at

Historical Graph of Tax...

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Posted on: November 13, 2023

Winter Parking Ordinance Reminder

Winter Parking Ordinance 11/15-3/31

Winter Parking
Ordinance Reminder

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

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