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.



 
Lester Prairie Compost Site

COMPOST SITE HOURS

FOR RESIDENTS LIVING WITHIN THE CITY LIMITS
 
MAY THROUGH SEPTEMBER HOURS, WEATHER PERMITTING:
MONDAYS AND THURSDAYS - 4 P.M. TO 8 P.M.
SATURDAYS - 11 A.M. TO 3 P.M.


THE SITE WILL BE CLOSED MAY 27TH, JUNE 22ND, JULY 4TH & SEPTEMBER 2ND
 

What's Happening In Lester Prairie

PUBLIC NOTICE
The Lester Prairie Planning and Zoning Commission will hold a public hearing on Thursday, July 25, 2019 7 p.m. in City Hall. This will be in regards to a variance request submitted by Tim Ross. The property is located within the City of Lester Prairie at 106 Maple St S. for the construction of three (3), two (2)-Unit Town Homes with setback variances.

Open House Information
Project = 2020 Infrastructure Improvement Project
Location = City Hall (37 Juniper Street North, Lester Prairie, MN)
Date = Thursday July 18, 2019
Time = 5:00 pm to 6:30 pm
The City of Lester Prairie is in the preliminary stages of a street and utility reconstruction project. The project area includes Lincoln Avenue, Cedar Street, and Central Avenue. To date project scoping work has occurred and a Feasibility Study has been prepared. You are invited to review the proposed scope of work for this project and ask any questions or share any concerns that you may have. City staff will be present along with the City Engineer.
The City Council has not authorized the final design or construction of the project. A Public Hearing will be held in August where the City Council will consider whether or not to proceed to the final design phase of the project. If things proceed, construction is anticipated to occur in

THE CITY OF LESTER PRAIRIE               
Marilyn L. Pawelk

City Clerk-Treasurer
Dated:  July 3, 2019

***Mosquito Spraying Schedule: Truck ULV - June 7, 11, 18, 25 July 9th & 23rd, August 6th & 20th 

***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

***Alcoholic Anonymous meetings are held EVERY Tuesday at 8:00 p.m in the Lester Prairie City Hall; the Hall is located at 37 Juniper Street North. You do not need to pre-register to attend but if this is your first meeting, please come a little early.

*** The Park Board typically meets in regular session the first Wednesday 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 7:00 p.m. at the Lester Prairie City Hall.

***The Lester Prairie Business Association typically meets the third Tuesday of each month at noon at the Longhorn Burger House.

 

McLeod County Recycling Calendar
 

 
Jetting of the Sewer Lines

The City will be

Jetting sewer mains

North of Central Avenue beginning Monday, July 8, weather permitting. It is suggested you keep your toilet lids closed during this time. Work is expected to be completed on or before July 12th.

 
 

POOL OPEN

The Lester  Prairie swimming pool is open for the season starting
Monday, June 3rd - August 30th, Weather permitting. Hours will be 1-7 p.m. 

 

WATER AEROBICS

To Be Held Monday's & Wednesday's
From 7 p.m. - 8 p.m.
Lester Prairie City Pool
July 8, 10, 22, 24, 29 & 31
August 5, 7, 12 & 14