Notices & Updates

The City has installed the New Scott Olson Memorial Bench.

5K Run & Walk Starts at Ryan Park

Pre-register @ 8 am, Race @ 9 am
City Picnic @ Ryan Park
11:00 am to 1:00 pm
 
The City will provide hambugers and hotdogs, buns, plates, etc., water and lemonade.  Please bring a dish to pass.
Hope we see you there!
Blood Drive

You’re invited to donate blood. In the wake of COVID-19, blood supplies continue to be critically low.

Blood drives coming up in the Grand Rapids area: Appointments typically fill fast—there are three ways to schedule a time convenient for you:

Tuesday, July 13 from 10:00-5:00
Bloodmobile hosted at Grand Rapids High School, 800 Conifer Drive
Contact: Katie Thunshelle Phone: 218-327-5760 X41521
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Online: https://www.mbcherohub.club/donor/schedules/drive_schedule/67923

Thursday, July 29 from 10:30-5:30
Bloodmobile hosted by ElderCircleat United Methodist Church, 1701 SE 5th Ave, Grand Rapids (two blocks west of Grand Rapids Airport)
Contact: Lisa Randall Phone: 218-999-9233 x278
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Online: https://www.mbcherohub.club/donor/schedules/drive_schedule/67940

Friday, July 30 from 9:00-1:00
Bloodmobile hosted by ElderCircleat United Methodist Church, 1701 SE 5th Ave, Grand Rapids (two blocks west of Grand Rapids Airport)
Contact: Lisa Randall Phone: 218-999-9233 x278
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Online: https://www.mbcherohub.club/donor/schedules/drive_schedule/67941 218-999-9233400 River Road Suite #1Grand Rapids, MN 55744 www.eldercircle.org

Ryan Park

A big Thank You to Tars and Stripes for the nice striping job they did at Ryan Park. They're on their way to Fraser Street now! Please slow down and respect their space as they work! They'll be back tomorrow afternoon to do the speed bumps on Walters and Pleasant.Thank you for your patience!

The 2021 Little League Schedule can be found here.

To keep up to date on the MnDOT planning progress for the Highway 2 LaPrairie Mill and Overlay Project go to their website at http://www.dot.state.mn.us/d1/projects/hwy2-laprairie/. The project includes pedestrian improvements including a shared paved should along Highway 2 from LaPrairie Avenue to Airport Road and a potential enhanced crossing at LaPrairie Avenue to Cromell Drive.

Preliminary Flood Insurance Study and Flood Insurance Rate Map

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The Itasca County SWCD will be doing it's Annual Adopt-A-River clean up this year on Thursday May 13th.