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Posted on: February 15, 2024

Oak Awards Deadline Extended

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The Mendota Heights Natural Resources Commission sponsors the Oak Awards Program to celebrate leadership, education/outreach, and project efforts that advance natural resources within the city.

The Oak Awards program includes the following annual awards:

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Natural Resources
Posted on: February 9, 2024

City Seeks Community Input on Parks Master Plan

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The City of Mendota Heights has begun a Master Planning process of the City's Park System.

The purpose of the Master Plan is to establish a clear, 15-year vision for all of Mendota Heights parks, open and public spaces. This vision will g...

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Natural Resources
Posted on: February 9, 2024

Tree of the Month: River Birch

River Birch

The River Birch is a native conifer tree species in the Birch (Betulaceae) Family. The River Birch is found in flood plains and wetland in the Eastern U.S., and most abundant in the southeast, but its native range extends north to New England and southern...

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Natural Resources
Posted on: February 1, 2024

Weed of the Month: Russian Olive

Russian Olive

Russian Olive is an invasive, non-native tree that grows 10 to 35 feet tall. Its leaves grow alternately, and are 1-4 inches long, toothless and slender, and pointed at the tip with silvery white scales on both sides, the upper side dull green in color. B...

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Natural Resources
Posted on: January 4, 2024

Election 2024

Election

The 2024 General Election is Tuesday, Nov. 5, when voters will elect the next President and Vice President of the United States, as well as many federal, state and local representatives. In Mendota Heights, two City Council seats and the Mayoral seat will...

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Natural Resources

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Posted on: February 9, 2024

City Seeks Community Input on Parks Master Plan

Mendota Heights May 3 2023 (80)

The City of Mendota Heights has begun a Master Planning process of the City's Park System.

The purpose of the Master Plan is to establish a clear, 15-year vision for all of Mendota Heights parks, open and public spaces. This vision will g...

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Parks
Posted on: January 11, 2024

Council Approves Utility Franchise Fees

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At their Jan. 9 meeting, the Mendota Heights City Council voted unanimously to approve an ordinance implementing franchise fees on gas and electric services.

Franchise fees are a method of collecting funds from utility companies who use public property to ...

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Parks
Posted on: January 4, 2024

Suiting Up for a Sip of Fun

Cards

Launched in 2023, Coffee, Cribbage and Cards aims to bringing residents - ages 55 and up - together for some fun over the winter months.

“This is one of my favorite seasonal programs,” said Recreation Program Coordinator Willow Eisfeldt...

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Parks
Posted on: January 4, 2024

Election 2024

Election

The 2024 General Election is Tuesday, Nov. 5, when voters will elect the next President and Vice President of the United States, as well as many federal, state and local representatives. In Mendota Heights, two City Council seats and the Mayoral seat will...

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Parks