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 opening date of the Pool will be delayed by a couple of days due to an unexpected equipment issue. We will keep you updated as more info becomes available. Thank you!
Today the Parkers Prairie Pool was filled! Opening day is Monday, June 7th. Daily hours are 1 pm to 7 pm seven days a week. Concessions are back this year! You may stop in the City Hall during office hours to purchase your single pass or family pass and sign your waiver form so you’re ready to swim on opening day!
1025 S. Otter Ave Friday, May 21, 10-5:30 pm Saturday, May 22, 9-4 pm
409 E. Center St. Friday, May 21 and Saturday, May 22
511 S. Douglas Ave, in alley, Friday, May 21, 8-4 pm Saturday, May 22, 8-4 pm
315 S. McCornell Ave. Friday, May 21, 5 pm-8 pm Saturday, May 22, 8-4 pm
408 S. McCornell Ave. Friday, May 21, 10-5 pm Saturday, May 22, 10-5 pm
505 S. McCornell Ave. Friday, May 21, 8-2 pm Saturday, May 22, 8-noon
315 S. Clayborn Ave Friday, May 21 Saturday, May 22, 7-3 pm
548 W. Oak St. Friday, May 21, 7-6 pm Saturday, May 22, 7-1 pm
620 Krista Circle Friday, May 21, 8-5 pm Saturday, May 22, 8-5 pm
420 W. Deleware St. Saturday May 22, 9-3 pm
322 N. Otter Ave Friday, May 21, 7-7 pm Saturday, May 22, 7-5 pm
15245 State Hwy 29 (2 miles north of town follow signs) Friday, May 21, 9-6 pm Saturday, May 22, 8-6 Sunday, May 23, 8-1 pm
Friday, May 21st & Saturday, May 22nd, have been designated as Parkers Prairie City-Wide Yard Sale Days! If you would like to be added to the yard sale map, please return the slip that came with your newsletter or pick one up at the City Hall. To be included on the map, you will need to have your info turned in BEFORE Monday, May 17th.
The City brush site is once again open to residents. Stop in the City Hall, Monday through Thursday 8 am – 3 pm and Friday 8 am – 11 am to check out a key for an hour. Cost is $1 for a small load & $2 for a large load. The site will also be open on some Saturdays 1-3 pm. May 1st, 15th & 29th. June 12th & 26th. July 10th & 24th. August 14th & 28th. September 11th & 25th. All of these dates are subject to change.
The City of Parkers Prairie is hiring! Pool Supervisors need to be at least 18 years of age with experience working with children of all ages. Lifeguards need to be at least 16 years of age, are dependable, responsible, friendly, and enjoy working with others in an outdoor setting. We will hold Lifeguard Certification/Re-certification classes here in Parkers Prairie for Aquatic Center employees. To obtain position descriptions and applications please stop by the City Hall at 102 North Otter Ave in Parkers Prairie, or send an inquiry to firstname.lastname@example.org We look forward to meeting you!
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!