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Survey: Park Master Planning

Take the City of Alexandria Parks & Trails Survey! The City of Alexandria is working on a Parks & Trails Master Plan. To help guide us, we’d like to hear from you. Please follow the link to fill out this important survey. When you’re done, share it! Thanks for your time and input. https://www.surveymonkey.com/r/AlexandriaParksAndTrailsPlan

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As an incentive to help city residents clean up their property this fall, the City of Alexandria and Alex Rubbish & Recycling have partnered together to designate Tuesday, September 27th as free metal pick up day. People with metal objects they wish to dispose of can place the items on their boulevard and have them…

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Input requested regarding Douglas Street closure on October 31st

The City Council invites you to provide input regarding the closure of Douglas Street on Halloween, Monday, October 31st.  Halloween 2021 was the first time the street was closed to traffic on the evening of Halloween.  In 2021, Douglas Street was closed from 8th Avenue to 13th Avenue from 4:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m.  10th…

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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.

Stay In Touch With The City

  1. Planning Commission Meeting

    October 17, 2022 @ 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm CDT
  2. Planning Commission Meeting

    November 21, 2022 @ 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm CST
  3. Planning Commission Meeting

    December 19, 2022 @ 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm CST
Ordinance 872
August 25, 2022
Ordinance 871
August 25, 2022
Ordinance 870
August 25, 2022