Category: News

Filing for Elected Positions

NOTICE OF FILING For the November 3, 2020 Election for the City of Ortonville  NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that candidates for the following elected offices must file between Tuesday, July 28, 2020  and  by 5:00 P.M. on Tuesday, August 11, 2020, at the City… Continue Reading “Filing for Elected Positions”

Pool will Open July 1st

The Swimming Pool will open this Wednesday, July 1st, from 1:00 – 5:00 p.m. The pool has a public Facebook Group where you can find all the latest information  LINK:  https://www.facebook.com/groups/716106108456982/ For information on all our parks, please check our Parks & Rec page,… Continue Reading “Pool will Open July 1st”

Flushing Hydrants Today 6/10/2020

Please take notice that the City will be flushing hydrants today.  Thank you.

Swimming Pool to be Discussed at Monday Council Meeting

The City Crew is currently working to prepare the pool in the event that the City Council takes action this Monday to open the facility.  City staff has been looking into the requirements to open under the COVID-19 guidelines, checking on available lifeguards, and… Continue Reading “Swimming Pool to be Discussed at Monday Council Meeting”

Water, New Water Mains & Flushed Hydrants

There have been some questions about the brownish colored water the last couple weeks. The brownish color is caused by iron which is a secondary contaminant and the guideline to follow from MDH is .3 mg/l. Based on the samples that are taken several… Continue Reading “Water, New Water Mains & Flushed Hydrants”

Day One, City-wide Cleanup! Success.

I stopped up to the City Garage to see how day one had gone  – wow!  Successful.  (They did ask what took me so long to stop up to help… I thought 2:00 – when the work was winding down was perfect timing!  🙂… Continue Reading “Day One, City-wide Cleanup! Success.”

City Crew – great weather for some projects!

With the Governor’s Executive Orders, playground equipment has been off-limits in the parks – but it was sure great to drive by Lakeseide Park and see that the woodchips have been replaced with pea rock – I can hardly wait to see kids back… Continue Reading “City Crew – great weather for some projects!”

Summer Rec & Swimming Pool 2020

The Council met Monday night with Summer Rec Directory, Jill Dale attending and a letter from Dr. Al Ross with recommendations on the Ortonville Swimming Pool. Summer Rec, Due to COVID-19, the Ortonville City Council has made the tough decision of canceling the Summer… Continue Reading “Summer Rec & Swimming Pool 2020”

2020 City Underground Utility and Street Reconstruction Project

The City of Ortonville is planning to continue an underground utility and street reconstruction project in 2020.  As you are likely aware, the city began the project in 2019 and completed phases 1 and 4 (yellow and red) in the map displayed.  Construction on… Continue Reading “2020 City Underground Utility and Street Reconstruction Project”

Leaf Pickup Day

The leaf pickup day is May 13th! Please have your leaves bagged and at the curb by 7:00 a.m.