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April 1, 2020 8:00 AM

Utility Rate Increase Information

On December 9th 2019, the Orono City Council approved the 2020 Budget and Fee Schedule. The Fee Schedule included significant increases in the City’s utility rates. These increases are needed for a variety of reasons which includes the implementation of...

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March 17, 2020 8:00 AM

City of Orono's Response to Coronavirus (COVID-19)

The City of Orono takes the COVID-19 pandemic very seriously and is proactively working to minimize public health risk by following the recommended guidelines from the Centers for Disease Control (CDC) and Prevention and the Minnesota Department of...

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Latest Update:

March 20, 2020 11:40 AM

All meetings and contacts with the public with the exception of Police, Building Inspections, and Public Works functions, will be conducted via e-mail, phone, or web conferencing where necessary. The City remains committed to maintaining our high level of customer service and responsiveness to our residents. City Staff will continue to be accessible during standard business hours.

During this time, e-mail is the preferred method of initial contact. Please view our staff directory for contact information.

Submit permit and land use application information electronically though the City’s website using the citizenserve application portal. City permitting staff will continue to receive and process permits normally, and continue to provide responsive customer service.

Licensing, permitting materials, questions, and comments should be submitted electronically while the City of Orono offices are closed to the public.

We are exploring alternative means to remotely conducting all public meetings in transparent manner.

Contact Dustin Rief at with any questions.