New to the Area?

If you are new to Lester Prairie, we would like to welcome you as well as provide you with some useful information regarding the City. Please stop by City Hall located at 37 Juniper St. N. and ask for a new resident packet.

This packet includes the information regarding all the City's utility companies, organizations/clubs you can belong to and other useful information.

Summer Compost Site Hours

The compost site is for current Lester Prairie City Residents and is scheduled to be open May through September with these hours; weather permitting: Mondays & Thursdays –4:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. and Saturdays – 11:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m.

What's Happening In Lester Prairie

***The Lester Prairie City Offices will be closed on Monday, May 29 in observance of Memorial Day.

***REMINDER: The water/sewer/garbage bill is due the
20th of each month; failing to pay the bill on or before the 20th will result in a $30 late fee on your account. For your convenience there is a payment drop slot on the outside of the City Hall building.

***Please visit MediaCom Channel 107 (or 7) on the local cable package to receive up to date announcements from the City. If you have an announcement you would like to be considered for the channel, please email the flyer to

*** The Park Board typically meets in regular session the first Sunday of the month at 6:00 p.m. at the Lester Prairie City Hall.

***The Economic Development Committee typically meets in regular session the first Tuesday of the month at 5:30 p.m. 
at the Lester Prairie City Hall.

***The Planning Commission typically meets in regular session the first Tuesday of the month at 7:00 p.m. at the Lester Prairie City Hall.

***The City Council typically meets in regular session the second Tuesday of the month at the Lester Prairie City Hall.



2017 Music In The Park

Tuesday Nights; May 23-June 27

All events are located at the Second Avenue Park. Food will be served from 6-7-for a small fee; music from 7-8:30. Bring your own lawn chairs. Rain or shine.

Tuesday, May 23- LPHT Student Variety 
Tuesday, May 30- Cindy's Concertina 
Tuesday, June 6- Jim Brewers
Tuesday, June 13 -Lowel S. & Nancy B.
Tuesday, June 20- Phyllis Hummel
Tuesday, June 27- George's Concertina 

In case of bad weather event will be held at St. Paul Lutheran Church. For more information please contact Audrey Litzau.
McLeod County Recycling Calendar

Click here for the current McLeod County Recycling Calendar.


Swimming Lesson Registration Night

Swimming lesson registration night will take place Wednesday, May 17th from 4:30 – 7:30 p.m. in the Lester Prairie High School lobby. (This is the same night as t-ball pictures)  Registrations are on a first come first serve basis and preference is given to those that sign up on the 17th. Anytime after the 17th you may mail or drop off your registration and money at Lester Prairie City Hall, 37 Juniper St. PO Box 66, Lester Prairie, MN 55354. Click on the image above to download the registration form. AGAIN-FIRST CHOICE IS GIVE TO THOSE THAT SIGN UP ON REGISTRATION NIGHT!

A few private lessons are available on a first come first serve basis-they will be filled in after general lessons have been filled.

2017 Summer Pool Passes

2017 Summer Pool Passes are on sale now at the Lester Prairie City Hall. Pool passes will also be available directly at the pool once it opens.

1 Person Pass: $50,      2 Person Pass: $90
3 Person Pass: $130,    4 Person Pass: $170
5 Person Pass: $210,    6 Person Pass: $250
7 Person Pass: $290,    8 Person Pass: $330
9 Person Pass: $370,    10 Person Pass: $410

Each additional immediate family member (living in the same home) would be $40.



Lester Prairie Community Health Survey

     Please participate in the Lester Prairie Healthy Community Survey by clicking on the above image or link below..  The purpose of this survey is to gather information which will help us to complete a community health assessment and understand the health needs and interests of residents. If you have any questions about the survey, please contact Adam Birkholz at (320) 613-6054.
     Participation in this survey is completely voluntary. All answers to the questions are strictly confidential and no identifying information will ever be linked to any of the responses. This survey is for adults ages 18 & over. If you prefer a paper copy of this survey, you may pick up a copy at the Lester Prairie City Office.