Welcome to Alexandria, Minnesota

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Road Construction Work and Closures with Detour Map

Douglas County will be constructing three roundabouts concurrently this summer.  Following is a schedule of tentative dates for the closures: Interstate 94 ramp closures should run from 5/15 to 7/15…

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Request for Architectural Services – Knute Nelson Memorial Park

The City of Alexandria will accept proposals for architectural services no later than 4:30 PM on Friday, June 2, 2023.  Click here for more information.

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RCC Capital Campaign

To get more information on donating to the Capital Campaign for the RCC Expansion Project click here.

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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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Ordinance 882
May 10, 2023
Ordinance 881
May 10, 2023
Ordinance 880
November 30, 2022