City offices will be closed on Monday, January 19, 2015, in observance of Martin Luther King Day. Regular business hours will resume on Tuesday, January 20, 2015.
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The Planning Commission meeting scheduled for Monday, January 12, 2015, has been cancelled due to a lack of quorum of voting members available for the meeting. All agenda items that were scheduled for the meeting have been rescheduled for the January 26, 2015 meeting, including the election of officers. Please contact City Hall with questions at 651-747-3900.
The first City Council meeting of 2015 will be held on Tuesday, January 13, at 7:00 pm, at City Hall. At this meeting there will be a ceremonial swearing in for new councilmembers Julie Fliflet and Jill Lundgren. Please note that no meeting will be held on Tuesday, January 6, 2015.
Please see below to view the complete 2015 City Meeting Calendar.
The City of Lake Elmo adopted (5-0 unanimous vote) a tax levy of $3,137,000 or approximately $25,600 less than last year. Lake Elmo was one of only a handful of full-service cities to drop its levy in the Twin Cities metroplex with the average tax increase noted as 3.68%. The City was also able to hold cost flat in the area of insurances, police protection, and administrative services – especially in staffing. An unabridged copy of the 2015 Lake Elmo Budget is now available for online viewing: Click here to view.
Washington County and the City of Lake Elmo continue hosted an open house on Thursday, Dec. 11, 2014 at Christ Lutheran Church, to discuss updates to the Lake Elmo Avenue Corridor (CSAH 17) improvement project. Items addressed included:
- Updated Project Phasing & Construction Schedule
- Construction Limits, Temporary and Permanent Easements
- Sanitary Sewer, Storm Sewer, Water Main and Private Utility Upgrade Information
- Regional Drainage Study Recommendations
- Streetscape Design Information
- Construction Costs
Click on the links below to view presentation materials from the Open House: