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Posted on: April 13, 2021

Watermains to be be flushed April 25 - April 28

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Watermains in Faribault will be flushed the week of April 25 - April 28, 2021, on four separate nights, weather pending.

Watermains are routinely flushed to clean the distribution system. Residents are advised to avoid or limit water usage during the flush...

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Posted on: April 5, 2021

Severe Weather Awareness Week set for April 12-16

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Homeland Security and Emergency Management (HSEM), a division of the Minnesota Department of Public Safety, has designated April 12-16, 2021 as Severe Weather Awareness Week in Minnesota.

The state of Minnesota conducts Severe Weather Awareness Week in par...

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Posted on: April 5, 2021

City Compost Site to open April 19

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The City of Faribault compost site is scheduled to open for the season on Monday, April 19, at 1:00 p.m.

The City of Faribault maintains a compost site at 214 NE 14th Street, behind the Wastewater Treatment Plant. Check signs for designated dumping areas....

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Posted on: March 30, 2021

New Minnesota Energy Codes: What do they mean?

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Join Fresh Energy and Don Sivigny, energy code specialist at the Minnesota Department of Labor and Industry, on April 30 from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. for a conversation about updates to the new commercial energy code that came into effect last year. We will als...

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Posted on: March 26, 2021

Home improvement loans, grants available through the USDA

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Low-interest home improvement loans and grants are available though the USDA Rural Development. This program is designed for very-low income persons. Funding is based on an annual appropriation.

Loan funds can be used for making basic repairs, installing e...

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Posted on: March 25, 2021

Minnesota COVID-19 Emergency Rental Assistance coming soon

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Good news for Minnesotans seeking rent relief: A new program will be available soon.

The State recognizes that many people have been directly affected by the COVID-19 pandemic and the economic downturn and are in great need of assistance. It's wor...

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Posted on: February 25, 2021

Get connected to your COVID-19 vaccine, Faribault

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While the COVID-19 vaccine supply from the federal government is extremely limited and simply does not come close to meeting the demand in Minnesota, the Minnesota COVID-19 Vaccine Connector is an important step toward connecting all Minnesotans with the ...

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Posted on: January 5, 2021

Having trouble paying your City sewer and water bill?

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Are you having a difficult time paying your City of Faribault sewer and water bill? 

The following organizations may be able to help you: 

  • American Red Cross - (507) 334-8471 
  • First Call for Help - (800) 543-7709 
  • Social Se...
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Posted on: October 21, 2020

Video series highlights all Faribault has to offer

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The City of Faribault is excited to release as part of its partnership with CGI Communications, Inc., a series of professionally produced videos highlighting everything Faribault has to offer to our residents, visitors and business owners.

The City is dedi...

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