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    Berrywood Park Berrywood park located south of College Rd
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    Forestview Middle School Aerial view of ISD 181 Forestview Middle School in the Fall
  • Whipple Beach
    Whipple Beach Playground at Whipple Beach Recreational Area

News and Announcements

Hydrant Flushing

The City of Baxter’s Public Works Department will be flushing water mains in various sections of Baxter. Flushing will begin on Monday, September 22nd and will continue for approximately 3 weeks. Flushing will occur between the hours of 7:30 a.m. to 3:00 p.m.

On rare occasions, customers may notice some discoloration of their water. The Public Works Department recommends that you run your water a few minutes until it clears up. If you have any questions or concerns, please contact the City of Baxter Public Works Department at 454-5115.

Inglewood Dr Closure

The City of Baxter is issuing the following notice in regards to an upcoming road closure. Any questions or concerns should be directed to the City of Baxter Public Works Department at (218) 454-5115 or publicworks@baxtermn.gov.

Starting on Monday, September 15, 2014, Inglewood Drive will be closed at Woida Road. Inglewood Drive is expected to be closed for the construction of Woida Road through early November. The City of Baxter will send an official notice of the re-opening at that time.

Please drive with caution when in a construction zone and expect traffic delays during this construction phase.

Storm Damage


Residents can dispose of tree branches, from the recent storm, at the City’s north water tower site, just off Woida Road. Please leave branches by the brush pile on the northeast side of the property. Residents can also bring tree branches to the Crow Wing County Landfill or Hengel’s Ready Mix and Construction. Hengel’s will charge a fee for this service.



Meeting Calendar

   September  2014 »
  • Cancelled Architectural Review Commission @ 7:30 am
  • Parks & Trails Commission @ 4:00 pm
  • Long Range @ 6:00 pm

Upcoming Meetings

  • September 18, 2014
    • Cancelled Architectural Review Commission @ 7:30 am
  • September 22, 2014
    • Parks & Trails Commission @ 4:00 pm
    • Long Range @ 6:00 pm
  • October 1, 2014
    • Utilities Commission @ 4:00 pm
  • October 2, 2014
    • Architectural Review Commission @ 7:30 am