Meetings & Events

Rochester Board of Park Commissioners
4:30 PM to 6:30 PM

City Council Dinner
Wednesday, September 03, 2014
5:00 PM to 6:30 PM

Housing & Redevelopment Authority (HRA)
Monday, September 08, 2014
12:00 PM to 2:00 PM

Rochester Energy Commission
Tuesday, September 09, 2014
4:30 PM to 6:00 PM

News & Announcements

CUDE requests award nominations
Friday, August 22, 2014
CUDE is seeking nominations for its 25th annual awards program, which recognizes outstanding aesthetic & environmental improvements to our community.

News Release 8-20-2014: Emerald Ash Borer found in Olmsted
Thursday, August 21, 2014
MN Dept. of Agriculture confirms an emerald ash borer infestation in Olmsted County.

Interested in Being an Election Judge?
Thursday, August 21, 2014
Want to work as an election judge? Interested, but not sure what's involved? Find out now!

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Interested in building, remodeling or developing in Rochester? Visit the Development Services website for information on how to obtain building and development permits.
Emergency Alerts
Emergency Alerts
The City of Rochester and Olmsted County launch the Rochester-Alert emergency notification web site.
The Rochester Police Department and Olmsted County Sheriff's Department officially launch the Rochester-Olmsted Crimestoppers website.

Destination Medical Center DMC Agendas & Minutes
DMC Planning Services RFPs

City Resolution: Affordable Housing and Cultural Diversity Equality Diversity

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Population: 106,769
Households: 43,025
Housing Units: 45,683
Source: 2010 US Census


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Location & Contact

201 4th Street SE
Rochester, Minnesota 55904
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Phone: 507-328-2900
Fax: 507-328-2901
TDD: 507-328-2900