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Posted on: December 13, 2019

Public Comment Period Open for ADA Transition Plan

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The public comment period for the city's ADA transition plan for pedestrian facilities in the public right-of-way is open until January 10, 2020. All comments should be directed to Blaine City Engineer Dan Schluender at dschluender@blainemn.gov or 763-785...

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Posted on: December 6, 2019

It's Time to Vote

Impressions of Blaine Fall Photo Contest Entries

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

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Posted on: December 3, 2019

Community Connect Update December 2019

Community Connect Update

This information has been compiled by the Community Outreach unit of the Blaine Police Department.

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Posted on: December 2, 2019

Please Keep Fire Hydrants Clear

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Residents and business owners are asked to please remember to shovel out around fire hydrants after each snowfall. It is very important to keep hydrants clear of snow and visible from the street.

If the fire department has to spend time trying to find a fi...

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Posted on: November 24, 2019

Garbage and Recycling Cart Placement

Garbage and Recycling Carts at the End of Driveway - 300

Garbage, recycling, and yard waste carts may not be placed in the street. This is especially important during the winter months to prevent the snow plows from hitting them and spilling garbage all over the snowbank where it will show up in your yard after...

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Posted on: November 15, 2019

Public Works Helps Residents Prepare for Winter

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Here are a few helpful reminders from Blaine Public Works as the city prepares for the winter season.

  • Fall is a good time to check your mailbox post condition. Make sure that the mailbox post is ready to handle the weight of a snow drift.
  • Fall street sweepi...
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News: Blaine
Posted on: November 14, 2019

Coffee with a Cop

Coffee with a Cop

Coffee with a Cop is an opportunity to break down the barriers that, on occasion, exist between police officers and the people they serve. Taking time to meet in a neutral location provides for real conversations about issues that matter. The officers hav...

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Posted on: November 8, 2019

Service Line Warranties of America and the City of Blaine

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The City of Blaine has selected Service Line Warranties of America to offer residential homeowners an optional protection plan for their exterior water service and exterior sewer or septic lines. Many homeowners are not aware the exterior water service an...

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Posted on: October 30, 2019

Blaine BizConnect - October 2019

BizConnect Online

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

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Posted on: October 30, 2019

Blaine Seeks to Fill Board and Commission Vacancies

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Boardmembers and commissioners are vital to the community and provide input and guidance on the many opportunities and issues Blaine faces as a growing community.

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Posted on: October 28, 2019

Announcing the Impressions of Blaine Photo of the Year

Impressions of Blaine - Photo of the Year - Hilltop Sunrise by Tom Stuart

Congratulations to Tom Stuart with Hilltop Sunrise

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Posted on: October 24, 2019

Community Connect Update 10-24-19

Community Connect Update

This information has been compiled by the Community Outreach unit of the Blaine Police Department.

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Posted on: October 10, 2019

Online Permitting Coming in 2020

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Many residents and builders have asked the city to transition to online building permits. Hearing this feedback the City of Blaine researched potential partners for this project. Earlier this year the city selected Intuitive Municipal Solutions to develop...

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Posted on: October 4, 2019

Community Connect Update 10-4-19

Community Connect Update

This information has been compiled by the Community Outreach unit of the Blaine Police Department.

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Posted on: October 4, 2019

Congratulations to the Winners of the Impressions of Blaine Summer Photo Contest

Impressions of Blaine - Randy Ripley - Birds in a Nest

The results are in for the Impressions of Blaine Summer Photo Contest.

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Posted on: September 26, 2019

It’s National Preparedness Month: Have you made a plan?

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The Blaine Police Department is sharing this information on how to best be prepared in your home, neighborhood, and community.

Has your family made a plan in the event of an emergency or disaster? How about your neighborhood?

You can bet that your local eme...

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Posted on: September 20, 2019

Blaine Police Department Annual Report

Police vehicle with Blaine Police logo

The Blaine Police Department mission statement reads, “As proud members of our community, we, the members of the Blaine Police Department, strive to enhance the quality of life in Blaine by serving with integrity, respect, and professionalism.” This missi...

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Posted on: September 18, 2019

Blaine Named to Best Places to Live in America List

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The City of Blaine is proud to announce that it has been named to the prestigious annual Money.com(formerly Money Magazine) 100 Best Places to Live in America list. Blaine is one of only three Minnesota locations to make the list.

This year there were 1,79...

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Best Places to Live in America List News: Blaine
Posted on: September 18, 2019

Blaine BizConnect - September 2019

BizConnect Online

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

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Posted on: September 17, 2019

Community Connect Update 9-17-19

Community Connect Update

This information has been compiled by the Community Outreach unit of the Blaine Police Department.

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Posted on: August 27, 2019

Thousands Celebrate Community at Night to Unite

Photo of family on Night to Unite

Night to Unite took place on August 6, 2019 with more than 150 registered block parties taking place in all parts of Blaine. Night to Unite promotes community building and crime prevention. Neighbors gather together in driveways, parks, and backyards. Jus...

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Posted on: August 21, 2019

Fourth Graders Learn to be Safe

2019 Safety Camp Graduates - 300

Blaine Safety Camp, held in late July, brought 160 fourth graders together for two days of fun and learning. Unintentional injury is the leading cause of death and disabling injury for children under the age of 15. The main goal of Safety Camp is to help ...

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Posted on: July 5, 2019

Announcing the Winners of the Impressions of Blaine Spring Photo Contest

Impressions of Blaine - Spring Photo Contest Winners

The results are in for the Impressions of Blaine Spring Photo Contest!

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