Snow plows are not able to "skip" your driveway. Snow build up from plows may differ from home to home due to a variety of factors like corner lots, snow accumulation along the gutter line or distance between driveway openings.
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Streets will be plowed after a snow accumulation of 1.5 inches or more, drifting of snow that causes problems for travel and icy conditions that seriously affect travel.
Learn more about snow plowing.
At the homeowner’s request, the City will replace the mailbox with a standard-size, non-decorative metal mailbox and replace the support post, if necessary. Alternatively, the City will reimburse the mailbox owner $100 for the replacement of the mailbox and post.
Please call Public Works directly at 952-826-0375 to report water/sewer problems.
Their regular office hours are 7 a.m. to 3:30 p.m., Monday through Friday.
To report a water or sewer emergency outside of regular office hours, please call the City Dispatcher at 952-826-1600 for after-hours water/sewer emergencies.
As soon as weather permits in the spring, water main breaks are prioritized for repair.
Service requests submitted by residents to Edina311 help us identify areas in need of a repair and provide the information needed to repair that area in our summer blacktop season. If you notice a pothole please report it to Edina311.
Residential street sweeping takes place twice a year, once in the summer and in the fall. It takes four to five weeks to get the entire City swept. Weather predicts when the operation is in full swing.
Snow stakes are installed every fall generally after Halloween. They must be installed before the ground freezes or a major snowfall arrive.
The Utilities Division will flush hydrants for two weeks in May from 8 a.m. to 6 p.m. Hydrants will be flushed on the east side of Minnesota Highway 100 the first week and on the west side the second week. Other hydrants will also be flushed throughout the year as weather and water demand allows.
Common reasons for a high water bill could be summer irrigation usage, dripping or leaky faucets, running toilets, or malfunctioning water softener.
Gopher State One Call takes requests from callers who plan to do excavation work. The utility companies or a utility locating services company mark the locations of the underground utilities with corresponding paint and flags.
No. The City does not pick up yard debris. Please contact your garbage hauler for pickup options.
The City does not pick up brush or yard waste. Residents who have yard waste they’d like to dispose of should check with their hauler.
The City will repair plow damages with black dirt or sod each spring.
City code prohibits placement of theses items on City streets overnight. For more information, please contact the Planning Department at 952-826-0369.