Posted on: October 16, 2020
The North Metro Mayors Association hosted two candidate forums for Senate Districts 36 & 37 on Wednesday, October 14, 2020 in the Coon Rapids City Council Chambers.
The candidate forums will replay multiple times on the CTN Government channel on Comcas...Read on...
Posted on: October 10, 2020
Car Seat Clinics have returned on a limited basis. Get tips from professionally trained car seat technicians to learn how to properly install your child's car seat.
Two clinic dates are organized for October:Thursday, October 15Monday, October 26...Read more...
Posted on: October 14, 2020
Typically, Engineering staff host two public open house events to present project information and answer questions for residents and property owners who are part of street reconstruction areas for the coming year. Due to event restrictions caused by Coron...Read more...
Posted on: October 13, 2020
Bring your unused and expired medications to the Coon Rapids Police Department as part of the United States Drug Enforcement Administration's (DEA) national Drug Take Back Day. Members of the Coon Rapids Police Department will take your medications throug...Read more...
Posted on: October 1, 2020
Coon Rapids Police will shine a light on domestic violence in our community by displaying purple lights outside the City Center campus during the month of October. The police department building and city hall will light up in purple (the symbolic color of...Read more...
Posted on: September 25, 2020
Two new electric vehicle charging stations will put Coon Rapids on the map. The City installed charging stations in the parking lot of the Coon Rapids Ice Center and at the City Hall campus, outside the Civic Center.
Locally-based Cedar Creek Energy handle...Read on...
Posted on: September 17, 2020
Coon Rapids Police will offer residents a virtual Night to Unite experience this year, instead of attending in-person gatherings which have been typical in years past. The annual event normally held on the first Tuesday in August was postponed until Octob...Read more...
Posted on: September 17, 2020
Voters choosing to vote by absentee early can come to Coon Rapids City Hall during business hours starting September 18 to cast their ballot for the General Election. Absentee voting continues through Monday, November 2.Voting takes place in the Civic Cen...Read more...
Posted on: August 25, 2020
Help is available for renters and homeowners experiencing hardship due to COVID-19. Governor Walz announced that up to $100 million of funding will be allocated from the state’s COVID-19 Relief Fund to create the COVID-19 Housing Assistance Prog...Read more...
Posted on: September 3, 2020
The new and improved Riverwind Park in Coon Rapids is now award-winning! The Minnesota Recreation and Park Association selected the Riverwind Park renovation for an Award of Excellence.
Riverwind Park was completely rehabilitated in 2019. Funding...Read on...
Posted on: March 19, 2020
A variety of resources are available to help businesses, employers, and workers dealing with the impacts of COVID-19. The City continues to update its information as changes occur.
Nonprofit Relief Grant Program
State of Minnesota Small Busi...Read more...
Posted on: July 8, 2020
The 2020 Coon Rapids Farmers Market is on! Vendors are open every Wednesday for shopping starting mid July to mid October.
Find fresh vegetables, berries, flowers, honeys, jams, breads and more!
July 15 - October 7, 20203-6 p.m.Coon Rapids Ice Center11000 C...
Posted on: June 15, 2020
Some Coon Rapids Parks & Recreation programs are available in July and August 2020. Participants are reminded to practice safe distancing and good hand hygiene. Registration is required. Sign up NOW! Register online at coonrapidsmn.gov and click on th...Read on...
Posted on: June 11, 2020
Dear Community Members of Coon Rapids:
Since the tragic event in Minneapolis surrounding the death of George Floyd while in police custody on Monday, May 25, I have been thinking about how that tragedy is affecting our entire country. What is my opinion ab...Read more...
Posted on: June 8, 2020
The wait is over... Kendall’s opens on Wednesday, June 10 for curbside pick up and patio dining! Kendall’s Tavern & Chophouse is located at 12800 Bunker Prairie Road NW. Kendall’s will serve from its tavern menu daily fro...Read on...
Posted on: May 27, 2020
Are you considering a home improvement project this summer? The City has great loan programs available to residents.The City of Coon Rapids offers several loan programs to help homeowners with repairs, remodeling and down payment assistance. All of these ...Read on...
Posted on: March 1, 2020
Reserve your plot now for the 2020 growing season. Garden plots are available in two different sizes with water accessibility from May 1 to October 15.
Community Garden Location: 121st Avenue and Xeon Street, Coon Rapids
Cost: Large Plot (...Read on...
Posted on: February 24, 2020
Hot ash and garbage cans don’t mix! That’s the warning from the Coon Rapids Fire Department.
Hot embers from a recreational fire or fireplace that are improperly disposed can lead to garage or shed fires, and even spread to a ...Read on...
Posted on: February 10, 2020
Coon Creek Watershed District is seeking volunteers to help monitor levels of chloride (salt) in water bodies throughout Coon Rapids.
Volunteers receive four chloride test strips to measure chloride levels in street runoff or a nearby body of water (whiche...Read on...
Posted on: February 3, 2020
As many Sand Creek trail users are aware, a portion of the creek received a habitat restoration makeover in 2019. Funded by state and federal grants, the project was spearheaded by Coon Creek Watershed District in partnership with the City of Coon Rapids....Read on...
Posted on: January 13, 2020
Cameron Gustafson, a detective with the Coon Rapids Police Department, has been honored with the Child Passenger Safety Star Award from the Minnesota Toward Zero Deaths program. The award honors individuals who are making a difference to reduce traffic fa...Read on...
Posted on: December 6, 2019
The Coon Rapids City Council is considering a possible recreational facility at the site of Boulevard Plaza, located near 11000 Crooked Lake Blvd.
The Coon Rapids Ice Center, located at 11000 Crooked Lake Blvd., opened in September 2011 as part of a long-t...Read more...
Posted on: November 6, 2019
What is in the City's budget for 2020? Read the Citizens Budget in Brief. The document explains the highlights of the budget in an easy-to-understand manner.
Read the 2020 Citizens Budget in Brief document here.
Do you prefer to dig into all of the numbers ...Read more...
Posted on: November 7, 2019
Developers broke ground on a new 168-unit apartment complex in the Port Evergreen area near 94th Avenue and Springbrook Drive Thursday, November 7, 2019. The complex, named Spring House Apartments, will be developed by St. Paul-based Real Estate Equities....Read more...
Posted on: July 18, 2019
Centra Homes Detached Townhome Development/Local Street Improvements
Coon Rapids-based Centra Homes plans to develop 136 one-level and two-level detached townhomes to be built on 43 acres of vacant City-owned land generally between Egret Boulevard and Avoc...Read More
Posted on: October 11, 2019
Keep prescription drugs out of the wrong hands. The next prescription drug take-back event is coming soon at the Coon Rapids Police Department.
Dispose of leftover prescription drugs and unused or expired Epi-pens safely by bringing them to this ...Read more...