Public Works & Utilities

Seasonal Road Restrictions:

Spring Road Restrictions are in place effective March 5 2018. Signs have been posted with weight limits, and a list of limits by road can be found here . Ending dates for Spring Road Restrictions are based on how weather is affecting roadway strength. These dates are established by monitoring roadway strength as weather conditions change. Therefore, the ending dates for Spring Load Restrictions are variable.

***Due to road construction, a change has been made to Westedge Blvd from 7 ton to 4 ton, effective March 21, 2018, until further notice.***

Letter from the Superintendent of Public Works: Snow Removal Reminders

Minnetrista's Public Works Department strives to continually maintain and improve Minnetrista's streets, roads, parks, natural resources, water and sewer services.  The Public Works Department is responsible for the City's:

  • 18 lift stations
  • 27.72 miles of sewer pipe (approx.)
  • Two flow stations
  • Two water towers
  • Five wells with 28.33 miles of water pipe
  • Play equipment in thirteen city owned parks
  • Two boat ramps
  • One fishing pier
  • 20.28 miles of gravel (approx.)
  • 38.43 miles of paved roads (approx.)
  • 90 miles of ditches
  • All city-owned vehicles, equipment and facilities

Services:

Utilities

Includes information about gas, electric, recycling, septic, well, sewer, water and solid waste.

Streets and Roads

Includes information about ditch mowing, dust reduction programs, road maintenance, sidewalks, trails, signs, snow removal, surface water drainage, street sweeping, tree trimming and hydrant flushing.

Stormwater Management

Includes information about surface water management, regulations the city is required to meet, how to conserve water, about conservation stewartship programs and more.

Permits and Licenses

Severe Weather Awareness