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Posted on: June 12, 2019

City of Blaine Announces City Manager Finalists

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The City of Blaine has narrowed the search for the next Blaine City Manager to five highly qualified candidates following the upcoming retirement of current City Manager Clark Arneson later this summer. 

The city selected Strategic Government Reso...

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Posted on: June 7, 2019

It's Time to Vote

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Voting is now open for the Impressions of Blaine Spring Photo Contest.

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Posted on: June 7, 2019

Friendly Pet Reminders

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Please Clean Up After Your Pets

Pet owners are required to clean up after their dogs when taking them for a walk. Dog owners must carry a plastic bag or some other means of picking up after their dog whenever they are off their own property.

Please be a cou...

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Posted on: June 5, 2019

New Senior/ Activity Center Update

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The Blaine City Council awarded the bid for the construction of the new Blaine senior/activity center to Ebert Construction. The bid of $3,709,000 was the lowest of the six bids received for this project. A groundbreaking ceremony was held on April 18 and...

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Posted on: May 30, 2019

Construction Plans Approved

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The Blaine City Council has approved a contract for construction of Water Treatment Plant 4. When completed, the plant will provide water treatment for future growth in the northeast portion of the City. The plant will be located on a 10 acre parcel at Le...

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Posted on: May 16, 2019

Blaine Honored with Top Awards

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The City of Blaine was recently celebrated by SportsEvents Media Group and the Minnesota Real Estate Journal.

Blaine received a Readers’ Choice Award from SportsEvents Media Group for being a top sports events destination. The award is given annually to ci...

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Posted on: May 7, 2019

3M Open Set for July 1-7

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The PGA Tour is coming to Blaine. This year will mark the first year of the 3M Open at the TPC of the Twin Cities in Blaine. For many years Blaine was the host to the 3M Championship, a Champions Tour (Senior Tour) event. Beginning this summer, the regula...

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Posted on: April 19, 2019

Local Students Honored at Teen Art Show Awards Ceremony

2019 Teen Art Show Winners with Artwork

The annual Teen Art Show is now on display at Blaine City Hall. Area teens are invited to submit an entry to the juried show. On Tuesday, April 16 an award ceremony was held to announce the winners and runners-up in several categories.

A total of 72 entrie...

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Posted on: May 11, 2019

City of Blaine Celebrates Arbor Day

City of Blaine Celebrates Arbor Day

The National Arbor Day Foundation has recognized the City of Blaine as a Tree City USA for 25 consecutive years. The Blaine City Council is committed to improving the quality of life for the community though a robust and well managed park and open space s...

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Posted on: April 9, 2019

Development Spotlight - Cedar Point Apartments

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Several new development projects will start in Blaine in 2019. As the construction season heats up it is time to take a look at a few of the projects that will begin this year.

The Cedar Point Apartments project will bring major changes to the 117th Avenue...

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Posted on: March 27, 2019

Blaine BizConnect - March/April 2019

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Blaine BizConnect is a monthly update on development happenings in the City of Blaine.

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Posted on: March 28, 2019

City Prepares for Large Street Reconstruction Schedule

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The City of Blaine is preparing a large slate of road construction projects to be completed over the next two years. The city has identified a number of high priority roads that are in need of full or partial reconstruction. In February, the city held ope...

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Posted on: March 6, 2019

Blaine Activity/Senior Center Project

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In early February the city advertised for bids for the construction of a 15,000 square foot senior/activity center to replace the existing, approximately 5,000 square foot, Mary Ann Young Senior Center. The current building was built in 1982 and the commu...

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Posted on: March 1, 2019

OpenBlaine - Transparent Community Data

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On March 1 the City of Blaine launched a new government transparency portal called OpenBlaine. In an effort to put more data at the fingertips of Blaine residents, city staff has worked with vendor OpenGov to create this new way to understand how the city...

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Posted on: February 26, 2019

MnDOT Begins Major I-35W Project

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Starting in 2019, MnDOT will undertake an ambitious three-year project on I-35W from Roseville through Blaine.

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Posted on: February 22, 2019

Meet Your City Staff: Cathy Sorensen, City Clerk

Cathy Sorensen City Clerk

Blaine City Clerk Cathy Sorensen has a passion for helping people. She sees her department as information central and tries to know how to get residents the answer to whatever question they might ask. Video by North Metro TV.

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Posted on: February 4, 2019

Blaine BizConnect - February 2019

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Blaine BizConnect is a monthly update on development happenings in the City of Blaine.

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