*CORRECTION The number to Ottertail Government Offices is 218-998-8030*
Beginning April 2nd, 2022
Otter Tail County is currently in the process of updating its Multi-Hazard Mitigation Plan. Before the plan is submitted to the State of Minnesota and FEMA for approval, we need your feedback!
Please review the draft plan, in particular the mitigation actions for your jurisdiction. https://sites.google.com/d.umn.edu/ottertailcounty
The comment period is open from November 29 – December 15.
The DNR has lifted its ban on water usage but still wants to remind people to be mindful about water usage.
Minnesota Department of Natural Resources drought warning for the state of Minnesota. In accordance with the MN DNR Drought Plan, the City of Parkers Prairie has placed a ban on non-essential water use beginning July 23rd. These restrictions will be in effect for the City of Parkers Prairie until the drought warning has been lifted. Prohibited watering includes: watering of lawns, washing of buildings, driveways, sidewalks, or parking areas, washing of cars (except for commercial businesses)
Acceptable watering includes: watering of fruit and vegetable gardens, watering of flowers or newly planted trees, necessary use of water to protect public health, safety, and welfare. We appreciate the efforts of our residents to conserve water wherever possible. If you have questions regarding these restrictions, please call the City Hall at 218-338-4115
The City of Parkers Prairie offers convenient autopay for our sewer & water payments. All we need is some information from you! You can print an online form by going under the City tab, Public Utilities, and click on Forms. Then click on the Direct Payment Authorization Form to open your print options. You may also stop in our office and pick up a form. Fill out the form, make sure you sign it, and attach a voided check if you are having the payment withdrawn from your checking account. Your payment will be deducted on the 15th of each month. You will still receive a postcard in the mail so you know what amount will be withdrawn from your account each month. There will be a note on the bottom stating DO NOT PAY. AUTO DEBIT ON THE 15TH. If you have any questions please give us a call at 218-338-4115 and we’ll be happy to help!
The general election for 2020 in-person voting takes place on Tuesday, November 3rd. Voting will take place in the City Hall training room, the same as previous elections. Please note that if you reside within the city limits your polls open at 7:00 am and end promptly at 8:00 pm. If you reside in Parkers Prairie Township your voting hours are 10:00 am to 8:00 pm. If you are not registered to vote, don’t worry! Our election judges are here to help get you registered to vote!