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Posted on: January 26, 2023

City Council Vacancy and Application Process

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The City Council declared a vacancy and directed staff to develop a formal application and interview process for filling the vacant council seat at their January 24, 2023 meeting. This vacancy was created when Kevin Zabel resigned his council seat to take...

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Posted on: January 13, 2023

City and Other Agency Construction Projects Update


City of Oakdale Construction Projects:

  • 40th Street East of Interstate 694 The private utilities are working through the winter relocating their facilities. The City’s contractor will be remobilizing on site after spring load ...
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Posted on: January 9, 2023

Fall Photo Contest Winners Announced

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The City of Oakdale Fall Photo Contest voting concluded on December 31. Six finalists were selected from all submissions regardless of category. Following fan voting on the City’s Facebook page, the following three photos received the most votes...

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Posted on: December 21, 2022

Christmas Tree Recycling at Public Works

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The City of Oakdale Public Works is offering Christmas tree recycling to residents from December 27 to January 31. The cost is $3 per tree. No decorations or bags are allowed, and individuals interested in this service should stop inside before disposing ...

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Posted on: December 14, 2022

City Council approves 2023 budget

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Oakdale City Council approved the 2023 budget following the Truth-in-Taxation hearing on Tuesday, December 13. The proposed levy of $16,064,857 was supported and approved. This is a 12 percent increase, or $1,721,235, from 2022. 

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Posted on: December 15, 2022

Bill Burns named 2022 Volunteer of the Year

Bill Burns receives his Volunteer of the Year award from Mayor Reinke at the Council Chambers podium

Each year the City recognizes an individual who has gone above-and-beyond in their efforts to get involved in the community and help others by accepting submissions for its Volunteer of the Year award. During the month of October, nine nominations were re...

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Posted on: October 31, 2022

Winter Parking Restrictions Begin November 1

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The City of Oakdale winter parking restrictions go into effect Tuesday, November 1 and remain in place until April 1, 2023. Per City Ordinance 12-11 (a) (b) and 12-12: 

  • No on-street parking is permitted from 12 AM to 5 AM.
  • No on-street parking is p...
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