Category: News

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”

Boil Water Advisory

Ortonville Boil Water Advisory (10-21-2021) – Link to Original PDF Notice   October 23, 2021 – this Advisory has been lifted.   October 21, 2021 BOIL WATER ADVISORY The City of Ortonville’s water may be contaminated due to loss of pressure. Boil your water before… Continue Reading “Boil Water Advisory”

Tree Branch & Leaf Pickup

The Ortonville High school in cooperation with the Ortonville clean-up committee is offering a one-day tree branch and leaf service to citizens of Ortonville. The School has setup an online form to complete at this link:  https://docs.google.com/forms/d/e/1FAIpQLSfcmzVvF2R8POJz7kr2K23w8wx_MmWtFoPdttf68puywO6XbA/viewform

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”

Thank you!

And thank you to Tonya Barnhardt for sharing some photos of the work!  

Parks: Do you have an Idea and/or Recommendation?

We’ve listed the Parks below along with the areas that are maintained.  When giving your idea or recommendation (or both on multiple parks!), please include which park you’d like to see the activity within.  We appreciate you taking the time to let us know… Continue Reading “Parks: Do you have an Idea and/or Recommendation?”

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”