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Notice to Voters – 2024 Presidential Nomination Primary

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AMBO 2023 Building Department of the Year

The City of Alexandria’s Building Department was named the Association of Minnesota Building Officials 2023 Building Department of the Year! Pictured: Pamela Helling, Brenda Johnson, Lynn Timm, Mike Schmidt, Sid…

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Important Information Regarding Property Assessments

This may affect your 2025 property taxes. The Board of Appeal and Equalization for the City of Alexandria in Douglas County, Minnesota, will meet on Wednesday, April 17, 2024, at…

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There are many things to do and events to check out in the lakes area.


Learn more about our school system, policies, and the city government.

Alex·and·dria (al-ig-zan-dree-uh) 1. The perfect place to vacation and enjoy beautiful lake country 2. Birthplace of America steeped in tradition and a rich history 3. A booming micropolitan thriving in manufacturing, health services, food processing, and more.

mayor - bobbie osterberg Welcome to Alexandria, the city where residents and visitors alike enjoy hundreds of lakes, golfing, stock car racing, fine dining, antique and specialty shopping, as well as beauty, rest and relaxation.   We are located just off I-94, and packed with year round fun-filled events!  Alexandria is easy to get to, yet hard to leave. But don't take my word for it, discover the beauty of the Alexandria Lakes Area for yourself.


Community Partners

Explore the best attractions Alexandria has to offer. Everything from lakes to museums, there is so much to explore. Tourism can also help you find a great place to stay.

Find the resources you need to grow your business or spark your career.

Join a network of businesses and organizations looking to help each other thrive. The Alexandria Chamber of Commerce is ready to help you make meaningful connections.

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February 1, 2024
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