News Flash

Posted on: March 8, 2019

An opportunity for young people: join the Youth Commission

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Are you a Rosemount resident aged 14-18? Be a voice for youth in Rosemount. Join the City's Youth Commission.

Commissioners serve a one-year term and meet once a month. 

Since 2009, the Youth Commission has given young people a voice in the communi...

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Posted on: March 12, 2019

Spring road weight restrictions started March 15

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The annual restrictions on the loads that Rosemount roads and streets can carry will begin on Friday, March 15.

The maximum load on affected streets is 5-tons per axle.

See a map of which roads are not restricted and the full City rules at the link below.

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Additional Info... City of Rosemount
Posted on: February 4, 2019

Plant your garden in a City park

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Once again, the City of Rosemount is offering its residents a limited number of garden plots at several locations within the City. Plots are available at Biscayne, Greystone, Jaycee, Lions, and Winds Parks, and at the Flint Hills Outdoor Recreation Comple...

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Garden plot application and guidelines City of Rosemount
Posted on: February 5, 2019

Chat with City Council members on April 13

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The Rosemount City Council is inviting citizens to share their opinions and ideas during informal sessions called "Coffee with the Council."

The next Coffee with the Council will take place on Saturday, April 13, from 9 to 11 a.m. at the Robert T...

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City of Rosemount
Posted on: February 8, 2019

Rosemount Police Chief to retire

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Rosemount Police Chief Mitchell Scott has notified the City that he will retire to accept a position in the private sector.

Chief Scott will leave the Rosemount Police Department effective February 28.

In his letter notifying the City of his plans, Chief Sc...

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City of Rosemount
Posted on: February 4, 2019

Waiting lists open for two workforce housing sites in Rosemount

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The Dakota CDA has opened waiting lists for some of its workforce housings site, including two in Rosemount.

Carbury Hills, at Highway 3 and Connemara Trail, has two-bedroom units.

Prestwick Place, under construction on Akron Avenue north of County Road 42,...

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Posted on: January 15, 2019

Droste, Weisensel take roles with National League of Cities

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Rosemount Mayor Bill Droste and Council member Jeff Weisensel have been reappointed to committees of the National League of Cities (NLC) for 2019. The Council member will take on additional duties within the organization.

As committee members, the Rosemoun...

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City of Rosemount
Posted on: December 26, 2018

City Clerk is Rosemount's Employee of the Year

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City Clerk Erin Fasbender has been named the City of Rosemount’s 2018 Employee of the Year for her service to the organization and the community it serves.

In the nomination of Fasbender for the award, she was described as “always willi...

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City of Rosemount
Posted on: December 19, 2018

City awarded for financial reporting

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[This news release was provided by the Government Finance Officers Association. This is the 22nd consecutive year that the City of Rosemount has won the award.]

(Chicago, lllinois)--The Certificate of Achievement for Excellence in Financial Reporting has b...

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Posted on: November 28, 2018

City planning for possible recreational facility

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[Comment on planning for a potential facility by email.]

The City of Rosemount is moving forward on a project that will meet long-time goals of the community and keep us at the forefront as one of the best places to live. The project could lead to new indo...

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City of Rosemount
Posted on: July 18, 2018

City Council approves Energy Action Plan

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The Rosemount City Council has approved a plan to make the community a leader in sustainability and energy conservation. The Council voted July 17 to enact an Energy Action Plan.

As part of the Plan, Rosemount has set a community-wide goal of reducing its ...

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Additional Info... City of Rosemount
Posted on: May 29, 2018

Emerald Ash Borer detected in Rosemount

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An insect that threatens ash trees has been detected in Rosemount. The Minnesota Department of Agriculture (MDA) on May 18 confirmed the presence of emerald ash borer (EAB) on private property just south of Rosemount High School. The affected tree had bee...

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Additional Info... City of Rosemount