Letting you know what's happening in your city is a priority for staff, so we use a variety of tools to help you stay informed.


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City Alerts

The City of Monticello has launched a new City Alerts service! It allows you to sign up to receive text or email notifications. You can select one or more message categories, including Snow Events (alerts for no overnight parking), Emergency Alerts, Road Closures, and more!

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Social Media

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Watch a City Meeting

With the assistance of the Sherburne-Wright Cable Commission, we're able to provide citizens the ability to watch City Council, Planning Commission, and Economic Development Authority meetings live or by recording.

  • Stream the meetings live or watch a recording on our Live Stream website.
  • Watch live or recordings replayed throughout the week on cable television. FiberNet and TDS customers tune to channel 12. Charter subscribers tune to channel 180.
  1. Haley Foster

    Communications & Marketing Specialist

  1. Let's Make a Splash at Camp Manitou!

    Splash into the weekend with us at Camp Manitou! MCC & YMCA members get in FREE on Saturdays & Sundays from 12-6 p.m. Read on...
  2. City to Receive State Funding for Water Treatment Facility

    The City of Monticello will receive $11 million for construction of a new water treatment facility through the 2023 Bonding Bill passed by the State of Minnesota. Additional Info...
  3. Compost Facility Access Cards

    Now that summer weather is here and yard work is upon us, we’d like to remind residents that a new gate has been installed at the City’s compost facility. City residents will now need an access card to enter the facility. Read on...
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