Posted on: June 27, 2017

Leprechaun Days, July 21-30

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Rosemount’s premiere community celebration returns at the end of July with Leprechaun Days.

There are a few changes to this year’s schedule required by construction projects. Wet ‘n’ Wild Day has been canceled becaus...

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Posted on: June 21, 2017

Erickson appointed Public Works Director

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The Rosemount City Council on June 20 appointed Brian Erickson to serve as the City’s Director of Public Works and City Engineer.

Erickson will be in charge of the department that provides a range of services to Rosemount, including engineering o...

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Posted on: June 14, 2017

Parts of Shannon Parkway to close for construction

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Shannon Parkway is scheduled to be closed to all traffic from 150th Street West through to the intersection of 151st Street/December Trail from June 19 at 7 a.m. until July 5 at 7 p.m.

Construction later in the summer will affect the street south to 160th ...

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Posted on: June 9, 2017

Rosemount expansion for Minnesota Energy Resources Corp.

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On June 8, 2017, City Council members and staff joined Minnesota Energy Resources Corporation (MERC) and its contractor, Ryan Companies, at a groundbreaking for a new building on the property at 2665 145th Street West in Rosemount.  

The new facil...

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Posted on: May 30, 2017

Last month to collect a rebate on water-saving appliances

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Rosemount residents have until June 30 to collect a rebate on appliances that are efficient with water.

Rosemount was one of 19 metro cities awarded a Water Efficiency Grant from the Metropolitan Council.  The City is using these funds to issue re...

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Posted on: April 27, 2017

Watch the Mayor's State of the City address

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Rosemount Mayor Bill Droste expressed pride in the growth and improvement of Rosemount’s quality of life, and said the City is ready to build on those strengths to meet the community’s needs and opportunities to expand. The Mayor made ...

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Posted on: March 28, 2017

Water system maintenance underway

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Rosemount City crews will begin flushing more than 1,200 city fire hydrants beginning the week of April 10 if weather permits.  The procedure helps clear mineral deposits from water mains and ensures that each hydrant is in peak operating conditi...

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Posted on: January 24, 2017

Ranking puts Rosemount among safest big cities in Minnesota

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A consumer research website has ranked Rosemount among the safest big cities in the state of Minnesota.

Analyzing FBI crime reports, the site ValuePenguin says Rosemount ranked fifth among big cities in the state, defined as those with a population above 2...

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Posted on: December 21, 2016

Christine Watson named City of Rosemount's Employee of the Year

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Public Works Coordinator Christine Watson has been named the City of Rosemount’s 2016 Employee of the Year for her service to the organization and the community it serves. 

Watson was praised by the colleagues who nominated her for her work to mai...

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Posted on: December 21, 2016

Mayor, Council member to serve on national committees

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Rosemount elected officials will serve in positions with the National League of Cities.

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Rosemount Mayor Bill Droste and Council member Jeff Weisensel will serve next year on committees of the National League of Cities (NLC) that set the or...

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Posted on: December 7, 2016

City Council approves 2017 budgets

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The Rosemount City Council last night approved next year’s final budgets, including an increase in the City’s property tax levy of 3.5%.

The increase on a home at the median value in Rosemount, which is $250,700, will be $18 for the year. The new level wil...

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Posted on: November 9, 2016

Council selects new City Administrator

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The Rosemount City Council will vote next week on an agreement to appoint Logan Martin as the next City Administrator.  The Council decided on November 5 to offer him the top staff position with the City.

Martin has served in positions with commun...

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Posted on: November 2, 2016

City recognized for financial report

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[The news release below was provided by the Government Financial Officers Association. The report cited is available at the link below. This is the 20th consecutive year that the City of Rosemount has received the award.]

(Chicago)--The Certificate of Achi...

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Posted on: October 13, 2016

Off-leash areas available for dogs in Rosemount parks

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The City of Rosemount is inviting pet owners to have their dogs off leash in the hockey rinks with boards and a grass surface at Jaycee and Bloomfield parks. This opportunity is being offered on a seasonal basis. The off leash areas are open now until the...

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Posted on: September 20, 2016

Rosemount offers citizens a closer look at its budgets

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The City of Rosemount has launched a new online tool available to the public as part of the City’s transparency efforts. Visitors to the City’s website at www.ci.rosemount.mn.us/transparency (see link below) can call up detailed graphs...

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