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Posted on: January 31, 2020

Bookish BINGO at OPL!

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Join us for the 2020 Adult Winter Reading Program at Owatonna Public Library: Bookish BINGO!

Read any five books between February 1 and March 31, 2020. It’s great if you read five books that match the bingo categories on your card; however, any f...

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Posted on: February 11, 2020

Secrets of the Library Tour

Owatonna Public Library Secrets of the Library Tour

At 2:00 p.m. on Saturday, February 22, Owatonna Public Library is celebrating 120 years of serving Steele County with a Secrets of the Library Tour. Join local history expert Nancy Vaillancourt as she unveils OPL’s hidden spots and history.

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Posted on: February 19, 2020

March 4th at 7:00 p.m.

2020-02-19 Public Hearing

Public Hearings will be held during the Council Meeting on Wednesday, March 4th for the following: 

2020 Curb & Gutter and Bituminous Project 

Life Fitness/Cybex Tax Increment Financing

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Posted on: January 22, 2020

Magazine Article - Economic Development

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Owatonna was featured in the January 2020 Issue of the Twin Cities Business Magazine

Owatonna, a Southern Minnesota city is experiencing a business development boom!  It’s not by accident! 

Click here to read the full article.

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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: 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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