Volunteer your time to make the community a better place!

By Sara Stadtherr | October 26, 2021

The City of Alexandria is comprised of many Boards, Committees and Commissions. We would love to have you join our work. See the information below and contact Amy Riedel if you have any questions at [email protected]   Boards, Committees and Commissions    

In the Know column: Here’s how city of Alexandria creates a budget

By Sara Stadtherr | October 6, 2021

By Bobbie Osterberg, Alexandria Mayor Today, in less than 600 words, readers will get a peek at the process of creating the city budget for 2022. The budget is the single most important policy document the council adopts. SPOILER ALERT: Math and finance-talk ahead! It starts with the Budget Committee. The city administrator, one council…

Rental Registration information

By Sara Stadtherr | October 4, 2021

For all of the current information and form, please click here: https://alexandriamn.city/rental-registration/    

Preliminary City of Alexandria budget information

By Sara Stadtherr | September 28, 2021

Click here for the presentation and information:  2022 Budget Presentation – Preliminary

Contractor Training 2022

By Sara Stadtherr | September 27, 2021

DATE: Thursday, January 20th, 2022 LOCATION: Broadway Ballroom in Alexandria TIME: 8:00 – 4:30; Registration Begins at 7:15 FEE: $75 – Includes All Materials, Continental Breakfast, Buffet Lunch and Afternoon Snack For full information, click here:  Contractor Training 2022

Downtown Fire Relief Available

By Sara Stadtherr | August 19, 2021

The State of Minnesota has approved a Sales and Use Tax Exemption for items used to repair, replace, clean or otherwise remediate damage to real and personal property damaged or destroyed in the February 25, 2020 fire in downtown Alexandria. The exemption includes sales and purchases made after February 24, 2020, and before February 28, 2023.…

City of Alexandria would like to hear from you

By Sara Stadtherr | February 9, 2021

The City of Alexandria welcomes your input. The staff and elected officials can be contacted at this email address: [email protected] All direct phone numbers are listed on the City’s website: www.alexandriamn.city

Attend the City Council meetings through video or phone

By Sara Stadtherr | February 9, 2021

To find the Zoom link for the meeting, please go to the calendar date and the link for that meeting will be included there. https://alexandriamn.city/events/  

ePermitting and eScheduling available here

By Sara Stadtherr | February 9, 2021


Douglas County Grants available

By Sara Stadtherr | January 22, 2021

Welcome | Living Alexandria Area | Minnesota (livingalexarea.org) Closes on January 29th.

Douglas County CARES Pandemic Relief Grants

By Sara Stadtherr | August 13, 2020

Alexandria Area Economic Development Commission (AAEDC) will oversee the Douglas County CARES Pandemic Relief Grant Program approved by the Douglas County Board on August 4, 2020. This program is funded by the CARES (Coronavirus Aid Relief and Economic Security) Act. This program makes grants available ranging up to $50,000 to nonprofits and small businesses owned…

City of Alexandria Reopens door to public with Service protocals

By Sara Stadtherr | May 29, 2020

As the City of Alexandria reopens its doors to the public June 1, department leaders advise residents and visitors to continue to call in advance to learn the most efficient way of accomplishing their business with the city. City employees have worked throughout the COVID-19 pandemic offering services through phone calls, email, online and drop…

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