Category: Announcements

Ice Rink Opens Friday, January 7th

UPDATE:  The Ice Rink will not open today due to weather.  The temperature must be 10 degrees or above in order to be open.  By the looks of the forecast, the rink should be open tomorrow! Make sure to check the information page for… Continue Reading “Ice Rink Opens Friday, January 7th”

The Boil Water Advisory has been Lifted

Posted 10/23/2021 at 9:20 a.m. The testing facility in Detroit Lakes has notified the City that the water samples have been cleared and the Boil Water Advisory has been lifted. To sign-up for Big Stone County Emergency Management notifications:  LINK To sign-up to receive… Continue Reading “The Boil Water Advisory has been Lifted”

Public Input Wanted!

The Big Stone County Office of Emergency Management is working with U-Spatial at the University of Minnesota Duluth to update the county’s Multi-Hazard Mitigation Plan (MHMP). The plan assesses the natural hazards that pose risk to the county, such as tornadoes, straight line winds,… Continue Reading “Public Input Wanted!”

Attention Lake Road Residents, Please Limit Water Usage

The City Crew has completed their work – you can resume normal water usage.  Thank you!

Swimming Pool – August 2021 Schedule

As the swimming pool season comes to an end on August 19th, the following are the August Pool hours.  Please note that there will be no weekend hours.  Thank you!

Announcement: Water Restrictions

Effective immediately, the City of Ortonville is implementing even-odd water sprinkling restrictions until further notice. The city is now included in a drought warning as defined by the Minnesota Department of Natural Resources Drought Action Plan. Sprinkling restrictions: Sprinkling lawns is NOT allowed from… Continue Reading “Announcement: Water Restrictions”

City-Wide Cleanup Day

Attention residents of the City of Ortonville!  On May 14 and May 15, the City will conduct the Annual Cleanup Ortonville Day!  The City will provide several large dumpsters in which you may bring many of those things you have been wanting to get… Continue Reading “City-Wide Cleanup Day”

Seeking Applications for a Water/Wastewater Plant Operator

The application deadline is 5:00 p.m. Friday, April 9, 2021. For details see our Job Openings page:  https://mnortonville.com/job-openings/  

Southwest Power Pool Calls Emergency Alert Level 3

Missouri River Energy Services (MRES) was notified that the Southwest Power Pool (SPP) declared an Energy Emergency Alert (EEA) Level 3 starting this morning at 6:15 a.m. The emergency alert means that electric generation in the region is not sufficient to meet the extreme… Continue Reading “Southwest Power Pool Calls Emergency Alert Level 3”

Ice Rink is Open

The ice rink opened today and the lights will be on tonight for evening skating.