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Posted on: June 2, 2020

Watering Restrictions

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Please be advised that the City of Anoka has odd/even watering restrictions when using city supplied water from June 1 to September 1 each year. Properties having odd-numbered mailing addresses may only water on odd-numbered days, and properties having ev...

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Posted on: May 29, 2020

Anoka July 3rd Fireworks Canceled

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The City of Anoka’s first priority is the health and safety of the public, organizers, volunteers, vendors, and its employees. Therefore, after careful thought and consideration, the Anoka City Council and city staff made the difficult decision ...

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Posted on: May 18, 2020

Candidate Filing for Office

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Notice is hereby given pursuant to Minnesota Statute 205.13; Subd 2, that candidate filings for the City of Anoka elected offices will begin at 8:00 a.m. on Tuesday, May 19, 2020, and ends at 5:00 p.m. on Tuesday, June 2, 2020.   The amount of ca...

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Posted on: May 5, 2020

Election Judges Needed!

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While these are unprecedented times for our state and country, open and fair elections represent the core of our democracy. Election planning must be carried out to support the constitutional right to vote, even in the face of this pandemic. The City Cler...

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Posted on: May 6, 2020

Anoka Mobile Apps Now Available

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Enjoy convenient access to local officials, organizations, park reservations, utility billing, public safety, and more. Whether a resident or visitor, the apps deliver access to community news and events. This new digital tool will provide an on-the-go co...

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Posted on: April 28, 2020

Boat Slips for Lease on Rum River

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The three locations are Akin Riverside Park, Riverfront Park, and Rum River North.  Each location provides a public dock with the lease slips separated by a locking gate. 

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Posted on: April 28, 2020

Keep In Touch!

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Posted on: November 22, 2016

Website Personalization Now Available!

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By clicking “Log In” on the MyAccount bar at the top of the screen, users may create a login for the site or use their Facebook profile to access MyAccount. Once logged in, visitors can choose the modules, features and keywords that th...

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Posted on: May 21, 2020

Reflections of Anoka Photo Contest

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Calling all amateur and professional photographers.  The City of Anoka is hosting its second photo contest in search of great pictures that capture the unique character of our historic river city!    

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Posted on: April 22, 2020

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Posted on: May 14, 2020

Water Safety

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May is water safety month! The Anoka Aquatic Center promotes water safety everyday the pool is open, but we also want to make sure people are safe around all bodies of water. 

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Posted on: May 4, 2020

COVID-19 Impacts on the Anoka Aquatic Center

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Unfortunately, the exact impacts of COVID-19 and Governor’s Stay at Home Order on the Anoka Aquatic Center season are unknown at this time. The City of Anoka is taking the "wait and see" approach when making decisions regarding the upc...

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Posted on: April 28, 2020

Boat Slips on the Rum River Available for Lease

Akin Riverside Park Boat Slips

The slips at Akin Riverside Park provide boaters with access to the lower Rum River and the Mississippi River. The slips at Riverfront Park and Rum River North provide boaters access to the Wild Scenic Rum River above the dam.  

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Posted on: April 13, 2020

CivicRec: Parks and Recreation Management

City of Anoka Parks and Rec partners with CivicRec.

City of Anoka has partnered with CivicRec to implement its parks and recreation management software solution.  Available from CivicPlus, the integrated technology platform for local government, the CivicRec cloud-based recreation management solut...

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Posted on: April 14, 2020

NEW FEATURE! Subscribe for Outage Notifications!

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One of the new features of our new redesigned website is the "Notify Me" button - sign up to be informed of power outages during business hours and more!

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Posted on: April 14, 2020

COVID-19 Update

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 What does it mean to have a public power provider when a nationwide pandemic occurs? It means we have the ability to rapidly evolve as the situations change.

We started first by following CDC recommendations as far as social distancing, proper ha...

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Posted on: April 8, 2020

Tree Branches in Power Lines

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AMU has hired Carr’s Tree Service to remove any necessary interference with Anoka’s power lines.

Carr’s has informed us that they will be knocking on doors if necessary to share and discuss their removal plans if possible. If ...

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Posted on: May 6, 2020

Round Up for Change

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Anoka Municipal Utility (AMU) customers who choose to participate in the Round Up for Change program also choose to make a difference in the lives of individuals and families in need within our community.

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Posted on: April 14, 2020

Champlin Substation Redesign

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Redesign and construction of the Champlin Substation is finally complete! 

This project included updated relaying protection, SCADA (Supervisory Control and Data Acquisition) infrastructure, new fence design, and new aggregate. This design will gr...

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Posted on: April 14, 2020

Build-A-Birdhouse With a Lineman Event

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Although we had to postpone our event due to COVID-19, we still plan to host the Build-A-Birdhouse with a Lineman Event at some time - stay tuned for a reschedule date! 

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Posted on: April 14, 2020

Anoka Windmill Refurbished and Running!

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The Minnesota Municipal Power Agency (MMPA)  is an agency that provides reliable, competitively-priced power, and is owned by member cities and governed by a Board of Directors with representatives from each community.  

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