Welcome to Alexandria, Minnesota

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City of Alexandria Continuation of Operations

City of Alexandria Operations Update during COVID-19 pandemic While the situation remains fluid, here are the latest updates related to city services as of 8:00 am on March 30, 2020. Staff members are available at these facilities and can be reached by phone during their normal business hours.  Please remember that any person can contact…

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The AAEDC is working with regional resources to assist your business.

There is a great deal of information on programs and assistance.  Use this link below: https://livingalexarea.org/      

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City of Alexandria Minnesota Mayoral Proclamation and Declaration of Emergency

Please see the attached link for a copy of the declaration. 031720 Declaration of Emergency

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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 - sara carlson 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. City Council Meeting

    June 8, 2020 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm CDT
  2. ALASD Board Meeting

    June 10, 2020 @ 5:30 pm - 6:30 pm CDT
  3. ALP Board Meeting

    June 15, 2020 @ 3:30 pm - 4:30 pm CDT
Ordinance 811
December 17, 2019
Ordinance 810
December 17, 2019
Ordinance 809
December 17, 2019