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Posted on: February 21, 2020

Tree Trimming Notice

Tree Trimming

Notice to Big Lake Residents: In order to ensure the safety of Big Lake residents, the Public Works Department will be trimming or removing any trees that are interfering with either vehicle or pedestrian traffic. Trimming will begin the week of February ...

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Posted on: September 27, 2019

Winter Farmers Market

Winter Market Flyer Updated

The 2019-2020 Winter Market season will be changing dates and locations. The market will take place on the third Saturday of each month from 10am-1pm from November to April at Big Lake City Hall. We will be featuring free parking, live music, senior coupo...

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Posted on: January 6, 2020

Ice Rinks are Closed for the Season

Ice Skates

Due to the consistently warm weather, the Ice Rinks behind City Hall are now closed for the season.

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Posted on: February 3, 2020

Chamber Community Fair

Chamber Community Fair 2020

Mark your calendars for the 2020 Big Lake Chamber Community Fair on Saturday, March 21st from 9am-12pm at the Big Lake High School!

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Posted on: February 20, 2020

Big Lake Community Lakes Association

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Help support the community's beautiful lakes by joining the Big Lake Community Lakes Association. All residents are welcome.

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Posted on: February 18, 2020

A Taste of the Red, White, & Brew

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Save the date for the Big Lake Community Food Shelf wine and beer tasting on Friday, March 27, 2020 from 6pm-8pm at the Friendly Buffalo.

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Posted on: February 10, 2020

BLFD Chili Cook Off


Mark your calendar for the 9th annual Big Lake Fire Department Chili Cook-Off on Saturday, March 7th at Lupulin Brewing!

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Posted on: January 8, 2020

Upcoming Elections

Precinct Boundary Map

Stay up to date on the upcoming election dates for 2020!

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Posted on: February 23, 2020

Faith in Action Annual Gala

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Tickets are now available for Great River Faith in Action's Annual Gala on Saturday, March 28th at Rockwoods!

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Posted on: December 17, 2019

Winter Photo Contest

Winter Photo Contest Flyer

Winter Photo Contest:

Big Lake Residents are invited to submit pictures that they feel define the Big Lake community this winter season in the 2020 Winter Photo Contest! 

Submission of a photo will release the photo to the City of Big Lake. The pho...

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Posted on: November 27, 2019

Snow Removal


Property owners in Big Lake are required to clear the public sidewalks adjacent to their property within 24 hours of the end of snowfall. Let’s work together to keep our sidewalks safe in your City of Big Lake!

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Posted on: January 14, 2020

Community Garden


Do you love gardening, but don't have a space to grow at home? Community Garden plots can be leased for $25 each from May to October. Applications are available now at City Hall and the following link!

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Posted on: September 5, 2019

"No Soliciting" Stickers Available for Purchase

No Soliciting Signage - picture only - updated

At the request of Big Lake citizens, The City of Big Lake has purchased "No Soliciting" window stickers that are available for purchase at City Hall.


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Posted on: November 22, 2016

Big Lake Community Room

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The City of Big Lake, in conjunction with Great River Regional Library, maintains a community meeting space at the Big Lake Community Services Center located at 790 Minnesota Avenue. This meeting space is located between the Great River Regional Library a...

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