Community Vision Faribault 2040 — 10/30/2014
Click for more information.Become Part of the Process.
Tourism Commission — 10/20/2014
This is a newly created 7-member advisory board that will provide direction in establishing and implementing tourism programs, the work plan, and the budget. Initial terms will be 1-3 years. The meetings will be held monthly on dates established by the Commission. Application
Criminal Prosecution Services Attorney — 10/20/2014
Represent and prosecute all criminal law matters within the City's jurisdiction, including but not limited to scheduling, and attending all necessary hearings, trials, arraignments, and post-conviction hearings as required, coordinating officer and witness appearances, reviewing all criminal cases presented for purposes of prosecution, determine technical compliance with criminal code and other state statutes, writing complaints, making recommendations to the Court for alternatives to prosecution where appropriate, act as a resource to the Police Department in the development of criminal cases, and provide training sessions for Police staff as needed. Visit our Employment Page for more information.

City Council

Community Dev - General

Community Dev - Building Code Division

New Rental Housing Licensing Program — 7/25/2014
The City Council has approved a comprehensive revision of ordinances regulating rental housing in the City. Effective January 1, 2015, the new ordinance replaces the current rental registration ordinance with a new program that establishes rental housing licenses in order to provide a means by which the City can revoke a property owner’s privileges to rent residential units.

Community Dev - Planning and Zoning Division



Utility Meter Accuracy Update — 7/17/2013
Complete information regarding the Utility Meter Accuracy Update and supporting documentation may be found on the City of Faribault website by clicking on the Administration tab under the heading of City Departments and scrolling down to What's New.


Monthly Statistics — 10/1/2014
The monthly statistics show a breakdown of the types of incidents the Fire Department responded to.
The Incident Totals and Call Backs spreadsheet provides statistics on all of the incidents combined.
The City and Rural Calls spreadsheet provides a statistical breakdown of city vs. rural area incidents.
The Fire Incidents spreadsheet provides statistics on fire incidents, mutual aid incidents, and the total $ loss of city and rural fires.

Heritage Preservation Commission


Buckham Memorial Library Mobile App: Buckham 2Go! — 9/18/2014
You can visit Buckham Memorial Library anytime, anywhere with a free app on your mobile device! Find and reserve books, movies and music. Renew items and keep track of due dates. Download eBooks and use digital media. Check out upcoming events and programs. Email or call your library. The library’s mobile app, Buckham 2Go!, allows you to do all these things and more right from your mobile phone or tablet. Smart phone users can install the app by using their phone’s Internet browser to visit Android users can download the app from the Google Play and Amazon App stores. iPhone and iPad users can download the app from the iTunes App Store.

Parks & Recreation

YouthlInk Newsletter October — 10/2/2014
Activities and events for kids in the Faribault area.
Buckham Bulletin: Fall 2014 Events & Activities — 9/18/2014
Buckham Bulletin: Call for Information — 9/18/2014
Winter Buckham Bulletin production begins Oct. 1, and will be printed and mailed Nov. 17. Please submit event, activity, and holiday information that falls within the December, January, and February time period by Oct. 1. For details or to submit, contact Jeff at

Parks & Recreation - Aquatic Center

Aquatic Center Brochure — 4/14/2014
Get the Faribault Family Aquatic Center brochure for 2014 season here!
Aquatic Center Brochure — 3/13/2014
Get the 2014 Aquatic Center brochure here! Summer's coming!

Parks & Recreation - Community Center

The Bulletin - Guidelines for Submitting — 6/2/2014
Use these guidelines for submitting information to be published in The Bulletin.
Fishing Clinic Manual — 6/2/2014
Get the Faribault Park & Rec Youth Fishing Clinic Manual here. Clinics are scheduled periodically. Call Jeff JUarvis at 507-334-2064 for details.
Community Center Pool Schedule — 5/29/2014

Parks & Recreation - Community Enrichment

Youthlink Newsletter October — 10/2/2014
Activities for Youth from Park & Rec
Snail Editorial (Buckham Bulletin) — 7/30/2014
Read at a Snail's Pace!
Historic Downtown Faribault Article — 7/30/2014
Read an article from the Buckham Bulletin on historic downtown Faribault.

Parks & Recreation - Fitness Center

October Group Fitness Schedule — 10/1/2014
October Group Fitness Schedule. All Classes held at Washington Recreation Center.
Group Fitness Class descriptions — 2/13/2014
Description of Group Exercise classes
Zumba Classes — 2/13/2014
2014 Zumba Class information

Parks & Recreation - Ice Arena

2014 November Open Skate Schedule — 10/20/2014
2014 Open Skate Schedule at the Ice Arena

Parks & Recreation - Sports & Recreation

2014 Fall Softball Co-Rec Upper Playoffs — 10/3/2014
2014 Fall Softball Co-Rec Upper Playoffs
2014 Fall Softball Co-Rec Lower Playoffs — 10/3/2014
2014 Fall Softball Co-Rec Lower Playoffs
2014-15 Co-Rec Adult Volleyball Schedule — 10/2/2014
2014-15 Co-Rec Adult Volleyball Schedule


The Point After — 10/24/2014
The Point After Newsletter Volume 3, Issue 36
The Point After — 10/17/2014
The Point After Newsletter Volume 3, Issue 35
Emergency Messages Everbridge — 5/6/2014

The Everbridge system provides city officials with the ability to provide pre-recorded emergency telephone notification/information messages to targeted areas or the entire city. Residents and businesses located within the city limits are encouraged to sign up for Everbridge to be sure they receive timely emergency to be sure they receive timely emergency notifications when alerts are issued.


Public Works

Twin Lakes Clean Water Funds — 10/2/2014
Rice County in Partnership with City of Faribault Awarded Clean Water Funds for Twin Lakes Stormwater Retrofit Project.
Compost Site — 7/7/2014
The compost site is reopening at 1:00 p.m., Monday, July 7, 2014. Days and hours of service are Monday & Wednesday 1:00 p.m. - 7:00 p.m., Saturday 8:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m. Rice County also maintains a compost-recycling center. You can call the county's Recycling Hotline at 507-332-6833 or check for other composting information and options.

Public Works - Storm Water

Stormwater Pollution Prevention Newsletter — 4/24/2014
Public Notice of Request for Comments MS4 Permit — 2/4/2014
Surface Water Management Plan (SWMP) — 2/17/2009
This report provides the City of Faribault with a Comprehensive Surface Water Management Plan (SWMP) that will serve as a guide to managing the surface water system throughout the City.

Public Works - Streets

Public Works - Water

Lead and Copper in Drinking Water — 7/23/2014
See the attached from the Minnesota Department of Health regarding lead and copper in drinking water.
General Water Analysis — 6/2/2014
Consumer Confidence Water Quality Report — 4/16/2014

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